Web Analytics : A Study Of The Impact Of A Website On Its Users

796 WordsSep 12, 20154 Pages
Web Analytics: Web analytics is a study of the impact of a website on its users. Using statistics to find out the answers to your questions, so you can take the action to meet your goals. Using the web analytics companies can determine how many users visited their website, how they are routed to the website and how many of them are unique visitors, the time they spend on the site and what links they have gone through during the visit. Web Analytics studies reveal the following Web trends and patterns: User viewpoints and opinions Website traffic, links and page views related to products and services Offline and online website experiences via blogs, news and audio/video Web analytics tools were originally limited to on-site user analysis, but modern tools effectively combine on and off-site data for enhanced Web activity analysis. Page Caching: A web cache (or HTTP cache) is an information technology for the temporary storage (caching) of web documents, such as HTML pages and images, to reduce bandwidth usage, server load, and perceived lag. A web cache system stores copies of documents passing through it; subsequent requests may be satisfied from the cache if certain conditions are met. A web cache system can refer either to an appliance, or to a computer program. A computer system in a network that keeps copies of the most-recently requested Web pages in memory or on disk in order to speed up retrieval. If the next page requested has already been stored in the
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