Application Service Provider. A company that sells software-based
services and solutions over the Internet. OneStat.com is an ASP.
Average Page Views per
The number of pages each visitor looks at on average.
A program used to locate and view web pages. These include Netscape,
Mosaic, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and others.
This report tells you the number of colors that visitors' monitors
support. This information is important when designing graphics for
This report tells you what continents your
visitors are coming from. This information will help you understand
what part of the world your visitors are from.
Persistent Client-State HTTP Cookies are files containing
information about visitors to a web site (for example, browser type
and visitor preferences). During the first visit to a web site, the
server records this information in a text file and stores the file
on the visitor's hard drive. When the visitor accesses the same web
site again, the server looks for the cookie and can configure itself
based on the information stored on the cookie.
This report shows the countries that your
visitors are coming from. This information is calculated based on
the domain name from which the visitor originates.
The text name corresponding to the
numeric IP address of a computer on the Internet.
The number of times that each page was viewed
first on a visitors' click path to your site. Typically, the root
page should be very high, if not highest, on the list.
The number of times that each page was last on a
visitors' click path to your site. Typically, the root page should
not be very high on the list, unless you have a lot of dynamic
content that users only need to see once.
First Time Visitors
The number of visitors who come to your site for the first time. A
first time visitor is determined by the absence of a cookie.
Hyper Text Markup Language is used to write static World Wide Web
pages and to specify hypertext links between related objects and
Internet Protocol address identifying a computer connected to the
A popular scripting language that is widely supported in Web
browsers and other Web tools with which you can write scripts such
as the OneStat.com code.
This report details the primary
language used by your visitors' browsers. Every time a page is
requested from your site, it specifies a preferred language for the
page. Understanding what languages your visitors use will help you
customize content and to develop alternate pages for visitors who
read different languages
A file created by a web or proxy server that contains all of the
access information regarding the activity on that server.
OneStat.com counts a page view as the download of a web page and the
be considered page views, not hits to images, audio files, video
files, or ads.
The operating system (Windows 95, Windows NT, etc.).
The URL of an HTML page that refers visitors to a site.
The number of visitors who have been to your site prior to this
report period and have come back. Returning visitors are determined
by the cookie. Returning visitors are counted as unique returning
visitors, that is, they are counted only once for the report period.
The size of the monitor
A computer that hosts information available to anyone accessing the
Internet or an internal intranet.
This report shows what search engines your
visitors are coming from. It ranks a search engine based on the
number of visitors that reached your site through that engine.
This report shows the search words and phrases
that were used in search engines to reach your site. As this list
grows, you will want to add missing words to your META KEYWORD tag
on each page to increase search engine hits.
This report shows you the time zones that your
visitors are in. This report will help you understand how your
visitor base is distributed and if you have a particular customer
base in a specific time zone.
Daily Unique Visitors are unique visitors on any given day. Daily
Unique Visitors are either first-time or returning visitors. Daily
Unique Visitors are counted once for the day even though they may
visit more than once during the day. A visitor will be unique if it
hasn't visit your website for 30 minutes.