There are several was of tracking website’s traffic and analyzing the behavior. But why it is necessary? Understanding how to track visitors of your website is essential in order to retain and convert these visitors into sales and leads .
You must have read about Google Analytical . If you are not then let me explain what Google Analytical is :
Google Analytical is a free service offer by google that regenerates depth of website statistic about visitors and its source. It is most advance and functional web analytical program available now. You need a Gmail account for signing up to Google Analytical.
Apart from this method ,there is another very short method to check out how many visitors visited to your website from any other source say Facebook,twitter or from any other website.
What is Goo.gl ?
Google is an another free service offered by Google which shorten the URL and can be shared everywhere. You can also check out how many visits had made with that particular URL.
Let me show you how to use Goo.gl
Step 1. Copy and paste the link of any page of your website.
Step 2. Click On Shorten URL
Step 3. Copy the shorten url and share it wherever you want. For the instance I am sharing it on facebook.
Step 4. After sharing any post you can check how many clicks and how many visits have occur on your website. To check that you have to visit goo.gl again.
As you can see 31 clicks i.e 31 visits have been made on that particular post. It may not be the best but you can at least check out the visits of a particular post.
For if you want the website stats in depth its highly recommend to use Google Anaylical
Secondly shortening the URL consider the best option for SEO and better optimization.