Running multiple Mint instances? Make updating easier!

I run three instances of Mint, and if I worked “the normal way” doing one of it’s rather frequent updates would mean having to copy the same files three times. Since I’m lazy, I don’t feel like doing that. What I’ve done is pick one “main” Mint install, and symlink all files in other directories…

Analytics conversions, please explain what’s wrong

I use Analytics on some of my sites to check conversions, but the conversion summary of Analytics drives me nuts sometimes. On the 29th, it shows me 8 conversions. On the 30th, it shows me 1 conversion. Then when I change the view to 29-30 it shows me… 8 conversions! Now the last time I…

Statistics detector part II

A while ago I started writing my Greasemonkey script to detect statistics programs, this script has been evolving since, and now has gotten it’s own page, so check out the Greasemonkey statistics detector. If you find any statistics programs it doesn’t recognize, please do let me know so I can update it. Update: I added…

Note to Mint users

If you’re a Mint user, you might want to add the new search.live.com as a search engine to your Mint config, since otherwise Mint won’t recognize these referrers as a Search Engine.The process is quite easy:add the following lines to the end of your engines.php: $SI_SearchEngines[] = array( ‘name’ => ‘Live.com’, ‘url’ => ‘http://search.live.com/results.aspx’, ‘domain’…

Free competitor statistics!

Sometimes, while going through results for certain keywords, you will find that some of your competitors use free statistics programs. In a lot of cases, you can access those statistics, which usually contain very valuable data like keywords and referrers. Sometimes people will hide the usually obliged buttons for these scripts, but you can find…

Have a Mint Greasemonkey script

This script has been replaced by a new version, which now has it’s own page.  I recently (as in, yesterday) bought a Mint license for this site, and am now very enthusiastic about it. Now i’ve always been using Google Analytics, and since i’m very interested to know what kind of stats package other people…

Stone Steps Webalizer

I’ve updated the SSW info a bit, will do more in the coming few days. Update: So I updated it a bit, and mailed the Stone Steps guys about it, and Andre from Stone Steps responded, very kindly telling me that you could also use a per domain css file, so i updated the info…

Stone Steps Webalizer

The other day i was struggling with Webalizer, one of the best known tools to generate simple webstats around. Problem is that it hasn’t been updated for a while now. The people at Stone Steps have updated it though, and i now have very nice and spiffy stats for the sites i host on my…