Refers to the act of monitoring user events and is majorly accompanied with a statistic or analytic tool to take out inferences from the gathered user data based on users' online behaviour. For example - Google Analytics is a tool by Google Inc. that keeps track of all the traffic that comes to a ...

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How can I find out which third-party sites a webservice (in this case: Spritzlet) is using? [migrated]

I'm comparing the current incarnations of various "Spritz" applications, like the official Spritzlet, and the unofficial Squirt, OpenSpritz, Readline, etc. -- The official Spritzlet is a bookmarklet ...
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Can I prevent Google from tracking which links I follow in downloaded PDFs?

I want to create a PDF document using Google Docs/Drive that includes links, but without Google tracking clicks on those links. Downloading a Google Drive document (File > Download as) in any other ...
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How to disable Yesware in Gmail?

I've recently become aware of a snoopy little Chrome extension called Yesware. Yesware brands itself as an email productivity service for salespeople. It enables those who use it to know when, where, ...
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Is there a web application that tracks visitors to a specific web page? [closed]

I would like a web app that tracks visitors to a certain web page of a big website. i.e. a page in TMZ or my YouTube channel. I would also like to be able to track whether they came from a link or ...
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What vacation tracking software do you use for a small company? [closed]

Looking for an interface that is nice. Free would be cool but it doesn't have to be Edit: I would like to know how many vacation/sick/floater days are remaining for the year for the person. I would ...
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How to track-back an invitation in facebook?

I've been invited to Facebook. After following the link I see the photo of who has made the invitation when logged-off but upon logging-in I cannot find or track him. I've tried the link on his name ...
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Opt-in or out for MediaWiki analytics?

Is the analytics feature of MediaWiki an opt-in feature, an opt-out feature, or neither? In other words: can a user decide whether she will be tracked while using any MediaWiki project?
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Test case tracking app [closed]

Can you recommend me a free web app for our testing and QA team to track progress of various test cases.
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Web service / email gateway to manage support for multiple sites [closed]

Our company hosts multiple sites, and as such have multiple support emails (ex: support@site1.com, support@site2.com). We're struggling to find a good web service that will help us collect all support ...
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What tools can I use to check what sort of information is shared about me with websites?

Related to this question about tracking mechanisms on Web applications and sites, I would like to know: What tools, scripts or other applications can be used to identify when my online activity is ...
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Turning off Google search results indirection

In Google search results, in Firefox or Chrome, I get URLs that go through Google and not directly to the target site. For example, at http://www.google.com/search?q=foo the first result is ...
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What sort of mechanisms are used by Web applications to track my actions?

I am concerned about my privacy. I have read in multiple websites and forums that it is very common for Web applications to track my activities. However, I have no clear idea of the actual ...
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What is a good web app for tracking anything (not specific to one category)?

Last year, Wired Magazine published a seried of articles called "Living by the Numbers", which explored the advantages of tracking personal data to help reach goals in the areas of excercise, health, ...
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What are good Twitter keyword tracking tools?

I would like to track several keywords on twitter and publish them as blog posts on Wordpress. There will be multiple keywords. Some keywords will be collected into one blog post. Some others will ...
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Way to ensure that my sent email was read

I would like to ask if there is any way to ensure that my sent email was read, and to ensure also that the attached files were opened. I use Hotmail.
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How do we see the Youtube history page of another user?

When we visit http://youtube.com/my_history, we can see our own Youtube browsing history. Is there a way to see the Youtube history page of another user?
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Free/cheap defect tracking system (think bugzilla) [closed]

As a small-scale software developer, I need to track bugs and feature requests. Of course I could write something like this myself, or use something like bugzilla, but my users probably feel my time ...
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872 views

Keep track of activities and ToDo list [closed]

There are tons of programms that help you keep stuff organized, but I have many computers and I need a web app to do that. I tried Evernote and right now I'm using Microsoft OneNote, the cool thing ...
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How to receive a regular email listing all Twitter mentions of a specific word or keyword?

Searching Twitter for mentions of a word or multiple words can be a chore. Is there something that can be set up in Twitter that will email me a digest of search terms? Or do I have to look for some ...
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How can I receive notifications on my phone when some writes on a card?

I want to get notifications on my phone when some adds a comment to a board or card. What settings do I have to change in order to achieve this?
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App for Tumblr Tracked Tags?

Tumblr allows you to search tabs and then mark to track them. Once you have these tags tracked you'll see how many (up to 10+) posts related to that tag have been updated since you last looked at that ...
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Is there a way to track gross number of Twitter followers gained?

I'm searching for a tool that will track the gross number of Twitter followers gained. Most tools I find will track the net amount, for example, if I were to gain 9 followers in a day, but lose 15, it ...
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What's a webapp for tracking my employees' site visits?

Suppose I have a few dozen employees that are fairly autonomous. They visit their assigned locations a few times a week and perform various work at those locations. They log what they do on a form, ...
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Online count down timer/alarm clock that gives a nudge when a set time is up?

Is there an online count down timer/alarm clock that gives you nudge when a set time is up? I do not want it to play a sound, but rather give me a notification that I can see (like when you get a msn ...
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A web app for tracking car fuel consumption and maintenance costs? [closed]

I've started to track the fuel consumption of my car in a mobile Android app, but I was wondering if you guys know of a web app that does the same. Once I have more data, I want to export it to excel ...
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Can Google Analytics track Javascript or .NET version usage?

I know that Google Analytics requires javascript to work, so I doubt it tracks that. But what about .NET version? Is there a way to view what .NET versions people are using on my site using Google ...
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Tracking Banner Ad Stats

One of the ways we sell to our customers is that they sponsor page X, and then their banners will show up on pages linked from X. We do all of the logic for this server-side, and the URL never ...
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Alternatives to TimeBridge?

I love the idea to have a web app that let me first plan a meeting, and then write notes and action to be made that was discussed in that meeting. But TimeBridge forces me to send emails to the people ...
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URL Shortener that does mailto links and has tracking

Does anyone know of a URL shortening service that allows mailto links and has a tracking feature for those links? It doesn't matter if you need to sign up for a paid account to do this. I've found ...
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Website to track orders

I order things from several different sites. Is there a site where I can forward all my purchase reciepts to, to help me track which items are on route to me ? What I'm thinking of is: I setup an ...
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Is possibile to get the physical location of an article/page created on a website?

I know this is an hard question to answer. Imagine the you created a website and wrote an article/page in it, say on 08/15/2001 at 12:35PM. Question: Is possible to track the physical location where ...
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518 views

How to track / monitor changes in an online PDF file?

How to track / monitor changes in an on-line PDF file? Need to be notified when that happens.
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2answers
591 views

What exactly is DayTum?

I try and I try, but I still have no idea what DayTum is. I like the idea of a quantified self, but it seems to be the most impossible thing to implement even though numbers are so darn easy to track. ...
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Reliable affiliate tracking application?

Is there an affiliate tracking application that you'd recommend? I'm looking for something reliable and preferably easy to implement. Required features: Clicks tracking Leads tracking Sales ...
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Aggregate all my posts on all my forums

I remember a few years ago there was a site which implemented this badly. What I'm looking for is a way to track threads that I post in regardless of what forum I post them in. Also useful would be ...
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What application is alternative to WebTrends?

I want to tracking of my php system and want to know what people do with my site (like google analytics but i will use for internal system) but I don't have any money to pay for WebTrends. My budget ...