Configure GoatCounter with Caddy 2

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Edit: The article was updated. Thanks to the replies from Martin Tournoij and Kellen Scarlett.

Web analytics applications

I had been using Google Analytics for a while. It's easy to setup. Just add a script and is ready to go. Then I checked out the open source alternatives. Matomo was originally based on Piwik, but Piwik Pro went commercial only and is not open source anymore. Matomo is open source and is written in PHP.

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Integrating Webmention with my blog

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I had tried to use IntenseDebate and Disqus with this blog. I found the layout of IntenseDebate is outdated. Automattic did not update this project for a long time. It is a maintained state without new development. For Disqus, it had two problems. Looks like it may display Ads for the free plan. Also the long loading time for a webpage could be a problem. Below is a table that displayed the amount of data …

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