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Piwik vs Ackee (Analytics): What are the differences?

Piwik: The ultimate open source alternative to Google Analytics. Piwik is a full featured PHP MySQL software program that you download and install on your own webserver. Piwik aims to be a Free software alternative to Google Analytics, and is already used on more than 1,000,000 websites. Privacy is built-in!; Ackee (Analytics): Self-hosted, Node.js based analytics tool for those who care about privacy. It is a lightweight, easy to install and has a good balance between analytics and privacy. It features an API and web interface and tracks only what's necessary.

Piwik and Ackee (Analytics) can be categorized as "General Analytics" tools.

Some of the features offered by Piwik are:

  • Real time data updates
  • Customizable Dashboard
  • All Websites Dashboard

On the other hand, Ackee (Analytics) provides the following key features:

  • Self-hosted
  • Lightweight and easy to install
  • Modern and fast architecture

Piwik and Ackee (Analytics) are both open source tools. Piwik with 12.1K GitHub stars and 1.86K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Ackee (Analytics) with 903 GitHub stars and 35 GitHub forks.

What is Ackee (Analytics)?

Self-hosted, Node.js based analytics tool for those who care about privacy. Ackee runs on your own server, analyses the traffic of your websites and provides useful statistics in a minimal interface.

What is Piwik?

Piwik is a full featured PHP MySQL software program that you download and install on your own webserver. Piwik aims to be a Free software alternative to Google Analytics, and is already used on more than 1,000,000 websites. Privacy is built-in!
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      What are some alternatives to Ackee (Analytics) and Piwik?
      Google Analytics
      Google Analytics lets you measure your advertising ROI as well as track your Flash, video, and social networking sites and applications.
      Matomo
      It is a web analytics platform designed to give you the conclusive insights with our complete range of features. You can also evaluate the full user-experience of your visitor’s behaviour with its Conversion Optimization features, including Heatmaps, Sessions Recordings, Funnels, Goals, Form Analytics and A/B Testing.
      Clicky
      Clicky Web Analytics gives bloggers and smaller web sites a more personal understanding of their visitors. Clicky has various features that helps stand it apart from the competition specifically Spy and RSS feeds that allow web site owners to get live information about their visitors.
      Google Search Console
      It is a web service, provided free of charge for webmasters, which allows them to check indexing status and optimize visibility of their websites. Its tools and reports help you measure your site's Search traffic and performance, fix issues, and make your site shine in search results.
      PowerBI
      It aims to provide interactive visualizations and business intelligence capabilities with an interface simple enough for end users to create their own reports and dashboards.
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      Elite Strategies uses PiwikPiwik

      We've used Piwik for 5+ years on this website, and use it to track website analytics for our main domain.

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      CoverMyMeds uses PiwikPiwik

      self-hosted Google Analytics is needed to account for HIPAA concerns.

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      Tim De Lange uses PiwikPiwik

      Click tracking of various things we didnt want google to see.

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      Rohith Nandakumar uses PiwikPiwik

      Or Mixpanel? Requires setting up I think.

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      Boolster GmbH uses PiwikPiwik

      Best real time visitor log

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