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What Kind of Hit Counters to Use

All right! So here’s the entry on What Kind of Hit Counters to Use . I’ve only tried a few though but I’ve decided to just share with you guys which hit counters are the better ones in my opinion. First off, I’ve been testing hit counters from the following websites: http://www.amazingcounter.com , http://www.tinycounter.com , http://www.flagcounter.com , http://www.easycounter.com , http://www.statcounter.com  in private entries. The ones that I’ve placed in the sidebars come from statcounter and flagcounter. I would recommend statcounter — it’s easy to use, easy to configure and offers lots of information for a free account. When using statcounters, all you need to do is to sign up for an account, configure your counter and choose the options like what number you would like to start count on. Another point why I like statcounter is that you can choose how long a visitor needs to take before he’s counted as a unique visitor again. As I want my hits to be reliable, and I don’t want to inflate my hit counts just so… it looks …