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Use this tag for questions about the site-analytics feature, enabled for users with >25K (5K on non-graduated sites) reputation. It shows three graphs (posts, votes and traffic) and allows downloading of the data to a CSV file.

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Is "traffic sources" still available in Site Analytics? [duplicate]

In the past, when I visited site analytics, there was a link for "Traffic Sources". I do not see it anymore as of today. Has this been removed, or did it move somewhere else?
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Community Health Dashboards

This is based on a recent Meta Software Engineering question. It would be interesting to expose, to the community, information about community health. The Meta Software Engineering question asked ...
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What does "the traffic data in this chart is outdated" mean on the site analytics pages?

I encountered this message at the Chinese and Math analytics pages and don't know what it means: Effective May 10th 2022, the traffic data in this chart is outdated. We are working to resolve the ...
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yandex.ru - Should this be a search engine in Site Analytics?

Just got my access to Site Analytics and noticed the the biggest referrer is yandex.ru, which is Russian a Search Engine. So given that it is one, maybe it should be placed in the Search Engines ...
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A link in the top bar to site analytics

I just gained the 25k privilege and from reading the Help Center page I was wondering where the link to the /site-analytics would be...? Turns out there isn't a link in the top bar like for the other ...
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Replace Google Analytics with a transparent, privacy-respecting alternative

Earlier this year, Google announced that Universal Analytics (UA) will be going away and will stop processing new data after July 1, 2023. Stack Exchange currently plans to switch to Google Analytics ...
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Can we have a little notice letting people know that analytics changed after May 10, 2022?

One of the effects of the recategorization of Google Analytics cookie as a “Performance Cookie” was the apparent drop in visitor numbers in the 25k and mod analytics tools. This seems to cause some ...
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Why has there been such a huge drop in "new visits" since May 9th, 2022, across multiple sites?

The Data: The following graphs are from today, starting from when the public beta started, and with data points plotted "weekly" rather than "daily". Quantum Computing: Matter ...
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Update the help center page on site analytics to reflect that traffic sources are not tracked for users with performance cookies disabled

Effective May 13, 2022 (or earlier), the Google Analytics cookie will be recategorized as a performance cookie and will no longer be saved for users who opt out of performance cookies (or all cookies),...
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Is traffic from search engines included in the question view counts? [duplicate]

This should apply to all sites, but I'll write from the perspective of Arts & Crafts. According to the analytics, 93% of our site's traffic is from search engines. People don't use Google to ...
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Why is there so little traffic on Fridays?

I've just gained access to the site-analytics tools on Aviation.SE, and, looking at the traffic stats, an odd pattern shows up: The overall-pageview, site-visit, and new-visit stats all show a ...
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Do moderators have access to more detailed site analytics than 25k+ users?

Users with 25k+ reputation have access to site analytics, which shows some information about traffic sources and also about number of posts, votes and traffic. I found this older feature request which ...
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Why is the traffic history prior to February 2018 missing on the site analytics page here on Meta.SE?

On the site analytics page here on Meta.SE (https://meta.stackexchange.com/site-analytics - requires 25k+ rep on this site), it seems that the traffic statistics history from prior to February 2018 is ...
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Why is half of the traffic history missing on /site-analytics on Medical Sciences?

I see on https://medicalsciences.meta.stackexchange.com/site-analytics Why is half of the traffic history missing (last graph)? I exported the CSV and all values before 2018-09-02 are 0.
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Date format and calendar widget for site analytics page don't use site locale

There are US date format and calendar for site analytics page on StackOverflow in Russian (I'm guessing that the same exist for other non-English StackExchange sites but I don't have 25k reputation ...
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Unable to translate site analytics related words

There are no sentences to translate for the following words related to the site analytics chart: referring search direct
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Can we get some thousands separators?

Disclaimer: This post is very nitpicky. If you dislike that please move along. If one visits https://meta.stackexchange.com/site-analytics, but lacks the required reputation they are served the ...
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Is the difference between "page views" and "visits" in the site analytics tool documented anywhere?

The Site Analytics tool, accessible to users with 25k reputation or more, includes a "Traffic" graph that has three curves: page views visits new visits I was not sure what the difference ...
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Missing page views from site analytics since 30th of May

I was looking at the site analytics available to 25k users on Roleplaying Games (where I'm a moderator) and noticed that the page views data ends on the 30th of May: The same data (total page views) ...
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Traffic and votes missing for recent days in site analytics

EDIT: it's happening again today on Meta Stack Exchange; the last Traffic data point is from Monday, November 18th, more than two days ago. On Chess.SE, the last data point is November 20th, as ...
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Move dot outside the quotes on the pages, which can't be accessed by a member with low reputation [duplicate]

https://stackoverflow.com/site-analytics https://stackoverflow.com/tools
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Site analytics in StackOverflow en español shows an unknown referring site

I've just earned the privilege to view this data and I noticed that the list of referring sites was surprising: The first referring site is evillegast.github.io, but that site does not exist. ...
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Site analytics does not show DuckDuckGo as a referring site anymore, Help Center text should be changed

Got the site analytics privilege recently at SO, and the privilege page in the Help Center says: There are a few oddities in the data: • DuckDuckGo shows up as a referring site and not a search ...
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Strange tooltip positioning on the site analytics page [duplicate]

https://ru.stackoverflow.com/site-analytics I guess, the tooltip should appear near the cursor. Spec: Win7 (64-bit), Firefox 65.0.1 (64-bit).
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"All posts" incorrect displayed on graph on analytics page [duplicate]

I have access only to SOru analytics (https://ru.stackoverflow.com/site-analytics), so can provide gif only from here. Все сообщения = all posts. Вопросы = questions. Ответы = answers. I guess ...
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Localize analytics page strings

Could you make those strings on the site analytics page available for localization?
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Disappears tab on statistics page

If you have 25k+ reputation, you have access to the site statistic. On this page history tab has two tabs. But if you open sources tab, there is no sources tab. Looks inconsistent. Could you add ...
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Site analytics: "all posts" and "questions" show the same data

Here's a screen capture from a site where I can view /site-analytics: The orange "all posts" curve should be strictly larger than the blue "questions" curve, but they are mistakenly displaying the ...
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Site analytics looks broken: "responsiveness" and "yandex.rug.stackexchange.com"

I noticed some problems on the site analytics page. I saw these problems on ELU, but they could happen anywhere. First of all, the page is "responsive", which apparently means that as the browser ...
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Mark Duck Duck Go as a search engine in Google Analytics. [closed]

Duck Duck Go is a search engine, but Google Analytics doesn't include it in its default list of forty. However, you can change that. As explained on Customize Organic Sources: Navigate to a ...
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What's happened to the site statistics on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

The visits and views on Stack Overflow have vanished before January 2018. What's happened to them? Are we going to have them restored?
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Is Site Traffic Data Gone for Good After Fixing Previous Bug?

There was a previous bug affecting site traffic statistics showing -zero- for months (Traffic (views, visits) isn't correctly registered on Site Analytics or Area 51). This has been fixed in that ...
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Site Analytics - 'Weekly' checkbox does not reset upon refreshing in Firefox

Steps to reproduce: Go to Site Analytics; the Posts graph (usually) opens in the daily view Click the 'Weekly' checkbox, the graph will immediately show the weekly view Refresh the page. The 'Weekly' ...
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Misplaced tooltip in Site Analytics graph

The tooltips in the Posts graph on the Site Analytics page are misplaced. Sometimes, they appear to be part of the next graph (see below) - the arrow indicates the point I was hovering over. This ...
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Traffic is "0 visits/day" in EOS.IO beta site

There was an issue reported early, it was completed for all the sites except EOS.IO beta site. For the EOS.IO site, still I can see the 0 visitors/day in the site stats section, Area 51 and "Stack ...
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Missing tab in site-analytics [duplicate]

When viewing the history tab then both tabs are toggable When viewing the traffic sources tab then only the history tab exists
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Traffic (views, visits) is not correctly registered on Site Analytics or Area 51

In the site analytics, privileged users can monitor some things like the total traffic on the site. However, it seems to be broken at the moment, all figures are almost zero. This is how it looks for ...
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Site Analytics header does not show the link to "traffic sources" when in that section

I was seeing the Site Analytics page (/site-analytics) in Stack Overflow (>25K users) and also in Spanish.SE and found out that the header is not consistent: When in history, the header shows "...
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Move the period outside the quotes on the site-analytics page

If you don’t have 25k reputation, the site-analytics page contains a stub text: As you can see on the image, the dot should be moved outside the quotes. Also, on ruSO we need to change the quote ...
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What's with the number 247 in site analytics? [duplicate]

Since this question is about site analytics which is not accessible to everyone I have tried to omit any sensitive information. Please tell me if I have included anything I should not have. I was ...
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Bug in Site Analytics/Traffic Sources? [duplicate]

I just grabbed this picture from Site Analytics/Traffic Sources of Economics Stack Exchange: What strikes me as peculiar is that visits from all sites except Google are either 274 or a multiple of it ...
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Which data from the moderator analytics can I share?

The moderator analytics (at /admin/analytics) includes this highly visible message at the top: analytics data is intended for moderators only; please don't share the specifics of this data in ...
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Add per question page site analytics [duplicate]

Sometimes I get upvote surges, and I want to know which website referred to the question page in question. Could be done by adding a page filter at: https://stackoverflow.com/site-analytics/traffic-...
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Site analytics show no votes

I very recently had an interest to check the voting behaviour on math.se and the /site-analytics page isn't showing any votes cast. I also checked the moderator /admin/analytics page and still, no ...
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No popup for Site Analytics graphs?

I've been using the site analytics privilege recently, in an effort to compare some data. When hovering over the Posts graph, I can get a popup with specific data on the plot: But for the votes and ...
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Date discrepancies in the 25K site analytics

Recently a Normal Human posted the following messages to one of our chatrooms: November 1 set the new record for the number of questions asked, with 854. Moreover, the top 10 days by the number of ...
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The site analytics traffic graph keeps cutting off words

Some of the labeled slices in the Traffic pie charts get cut off. Can mod analytics use the nice new UI used in /site-analytics? gives an example of this: I've reproduced this behavior elsewhere. On ...
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Can mod analytics use the nice new UI used in /site-analytics?

So site analytics is live, and it looks awesome! It looks all the more awesome compared to the mod-dashboard analytics. Can the mod analytics page get some love and be updated to use the new design/...
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Is the site-analytics privilege rolling out site by site? What is the plan?

I just gained a 25k privilege on Travel, where I have a lot more than 25k rep. So I guess it's a new privilege. Cool! But I haven't gained it on Meta or The Workplace, where I also have over 25k. Why ...
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X axis should show years for longer timeframes

The following graph from /site-analytics covers around five years: At first I thought the date selection didn't work, but the graph just doesn't display the year on the axis labels. The current ...
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