Thanks for the link, it seems to be useful.
Is it somehow possible to get number of visitors for the particular day
(for example, May 27)?
I opened relevant metrics but see no ability to get breakdown or set a
2015-05-27 17:04 GMT+03:00 Dan Andreescu <dandreescu(a)wikimedia.org>rg>:
I read the Phab ticket and feel your pain. A little bit of good news is
that some data is already available for ru.wikimedia, in a project we call Vital
You can select different metrics from the bar at the top and see the
definitions of each metric by clicking on the graph title. To gather these
statistics, we use two publicly available sources of information:
a replica of the production database with private information stripped out
pageview stats <http://dumps.wikimedia.org/other/pagecounts-all-sites/>:
compiled in our Hadoop cluster (the definition of pageview is currently
changing and we'll have fresh new data soon, with an API as well).
I know this is most likely not enough, at least not as much as piwik would
give you. We have been talking about setting up a piwik instance here so
ongoing with legal, but there are many people requesting piwik and I am
optimistic it will go forward slowly. As for setting up a separate piwik
instance and allowing our site to talk to it, I am pretty sure that's
On Mon, May 25, 2015 at 9:38 AM, rubin.happy <rubin.happy(a)gmail.com>
I was advised to write to the list and look for help here :)
The situation itself is explained here:
We have the site of our chapter, Wikimedia RU, located on WMF servers and
that's why we have limited access to the management of the site.
We need some statistics about visitors, views, etc. (and we do agree to
but the statistic itself is essential: we promote our website via Google
Ad, we are going to gather funds via our website - that's why we need to
understand the effectiveness of our efforts.
So, what would you suggest for us in this case?
We thought about Piwik extension for the website but the ticket has no
movement for quite a long time.
2015-05-25 0:30 GMT+03:00 Aaron Halfaker <aaron.halfaker(a)gmail.com>om>:
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Send a message here explaining what you are looking for. I'll work with
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