RE: [webalizer] exit pages
> Your Director is right in a sense on Total Hits. Hits are recorded wheneverThat is the misconception that I spoke of earlier.. the hit count to a
> any part of your site is brought up, which would include every visit, every
> image, every time another site linked with you...etc. So for example, if you
> had six images and some text on your front page, be it thumbnails or
> full-size or even a background image, whenever someone visits your site it
> will record 7 hits. (one for the site visit and one for each image being
> displayed. So you can see where hits counts can be misleading and unreliable
> as far as a getting an accurate picture of what pages are being visited on
> the site. This is why the ever popular Hit Counters are no longer as
> prevalent on websites as they used to be.
specific URL is not misleading, it is the actual number of times that
particular URL was requested regardless of what other links or images
it may have imbededed within it.
Bradford L. Barrett brad@...
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