Fathom Analytics vs Plausible

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Fathom Analytics vs Plausible: What are the differences?

Developers describe Fathom Analytics as "Simple, open source website analytics library". Fathom tracks users on a website (without collecting personal data) and give you a non-nerdy breakdown of your top content and top referrers. It does so with user-centric rights and privacy, and without selling, sharing or giving away the data you collect. It's a simple and easy to use for website owners at any technical level. On the other hand, Plausible is detailed as "*Simple and privacy-friendly alternative to Google Analytics *". It is a lightweight and open-source website analytics tool. It doesn’t use cookies and is fully compliant with GDPR, CCPA and PECR.

Fathom Analytics and Plausible can be primarily classified as "General Analytics" tools.

Fathom Analytics and Plausible are both open source tools. It seems that Fathom Analytics with 6.37K GitHub stars and 273 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Plausible with 523 GitHub stars and 26 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Fathom Analytics
Pros of Plausible
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    Self hosted
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    Privacy friendly
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    Lightweight (<1kB)
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    Privacy Oriented
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    Easy to implement

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What is Fathom Analytics?

Fathom tracks users on a website (without collecting personal data) and give you a non-nerdy breakdown of your top content and top referrers. It does so with user-centric rights and privacy, and without selling, sharing or giving away the data you collect. It's a simple and easy to use for website owners at any technical level.

What is Plausible?

It is a lightweight and open-source website analytics tool. It doesn’t use cookies and is fully compliant with GDPR, CCPA and PECR.

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What are some alternatives to Fathom Analytics and Plausible?
Fathom
Fathom is an easy to use management reporting and financial analysis tool, which helps you to assess business performance, monitor trends and identify improvement opportunities.
Google Analytics
Google Analytics lets you measure your advertising ROI as well as track your Flash, video, and social networking sites and applications.
Mixpanel
Mixpanel helps companies build better products through data. With our powerful, self-serve product analytics solution, teams can easily analyze how and why people engage, convert, and retain to improve their user experience.
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.
Piwik
Matomo (formerly Piwik) is a full-featured PHP MySQL software program that you download and install on your own webserver. At the end of the five-minute installation process, you will be given a JavaScript code.
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