Install Site Meter on Blogger to Track Visitors

Install Site Meter on Blogger to Track Visitors

Site Meter is a free service which can track your visitors. You'll have a clear picture of who is visiting your site, how they found you, where they came from, what interests them and much more.

Some days ago, I told you How to Install Google Analytics but there are still many bloggers who prefer Site Meter.

Steps to Install Site Meter on Blogger


1- Go to http://www.sitemeter.com/?a=signupoptions

2- Chose to Sign Up for Site Meter Basic Free.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


3- Fill in the form with Your Site's URL (e.g. http://bloggerfaqs.blogspot.com/), Your Site's Name (e.g. Blogger FAQs), Codename (e.g. BilalAslam), Your Current Time and then check the box in the end, click on Next button.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


4- On the next page, you'll need to fill another simple form with your valid and active Email Address, Title, Your ZIP or Postal Code, Country and of course your Gender.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


5- Now, Site Meter wants you to review the information you've entered in the previous steps. Check if everything is correct then press Next button.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


6- Site Meter has now sent an email to your email address which you provided earlier.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


7- Go to your email, check inbox and open the email sent by Site Meter. I entered my Gmail address, so I'll open my Gmail account now.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


8- Actually this email contains your codename and password of Site Meter account. Note that codename and password.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


9- Go back to http://www.sitemeter.com/ and enter your codename and password in the login box.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


10- Once you've logged in, you need to open manager section.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


11- Click on HTML code link in the left sidebar. Once that page is opened, you need to copy the Site Meter JavaScript HTML.

How to Install Site meter on Blogger


12- Now, log in to Blogger, on Dashboard go to Layout | Edit HTML.

13- Search for </body> and paste the code right above it.

Tip: </body> tag is almost at the end of the template.

14- Press Save Template button to save your template.

15- Press View Blog button to confirm that you've added Site Meter on your blog, you can see the Site Meter logo at the bottom of your blog.

18 comments:

  1. Yes, this was VERY clear and helpful! Thank you!

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  2. wow! this is was the best set of instructions ever!!!!!!!!!

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  3. Oh my goodness, thank you sooooooo much. I am completely computer illiterate and I so appreciate your help! You are the best!!

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  4. Thank you for your step-by-step explanation.. I'm a bit of a dummy when it comes to all of this stuff and you made it really easy!

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  5. Thank you! Perfect instructions!

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  6. Thank you, very easy to follow

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  7. now I will try it to see if it works. Will let you know

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  8. Now that I have followed your FINE directions and installed Site Meter I can tell YOU that I could have NEVER done it without your instructions!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Thanks a million, Nahzi

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  9. Thank a million, man. The other instructions I found online were out of date and I know nothing about HTML and was terrified of messing up my blog (to my complete humiliation, I am barbarously ignorant about computers). Your instructions got me through. Thanks for your help.

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