How To Add a Live Traffic Feed to Your Website

Web traffic is the statistical figure that represents the amount of visitors a Web site has. Traffic is calculated by the amount of data sent and requested by a visitor and the links and/or web pages they click and navigate to the moment they arrive at your Web site is monitored. The more visitors the Web site gets, the more traffic it has. In a way, the amount of traffic the Web site gets is a means of knowing how popular the Web site is.

Because Web site traffic is measured by the links and the length of time a visitor stays on a specific page, the Web master will be able to know which content is popular on his site. With this information on hand, they will be able to change a few things on their site and dole out Internet traffic in the entire Web site.

Web Traffic can be tracked using different online resource tools available on the net. Some of these tools are free to use, some you need to purchase a license to install it on your Web site. Those free tools are easy to use but their interpretation may be hard to interpret in contrast to paid tools.

If you are curious to know how many visitors your Web site gets and what pages are commonly visited, you can add  FEEDJIT live traffic feed into your website. FEEDJIT is a well-known web tool provider that offers real time traffic feed and map. The following are the steps on how to add FEEDJIT’s live traffic feed widget in your Web site.

  1. Open your web browser and go to When the Web page opens, hit the button that says “Get a Real-Time Traffic Feed Now.” This button is located on the upper-right hand corner of the page and is very easy to spot.
  2. Hit the button that says “Widgets.” You will be routed directly to FEEDJIT’s free widgets page.
  3. Select which type of widget you are going to use. Choose between JavaScript and Non-JavaScript live traffic feed. If you host your own Web site, you usually would choose JavaScript over Non-JavaScript. Hosted web blogs like WordPress, MySpace and LiveJournal will need to get the Non-JavaScript live traffic feed. If you need the Non-JavaScript version of FEEDJIT’s live traffic feed, hit the link that says “click to get our Non-JavaScript Live Traffic Feed.” Users who will use the JavaScript version of the live traffic feed, scroll down the page and proceed to do the next step.
  4. Customize the appearance of your live traffic feed widget. Select which colors to use on your widget.
  5. Copy the HTML code FEEDJIT will generate and paste it into your Web site.

After pasting the HTML code for the widget, you will now be able to view in real time the visitors of your page. The widget will display your visitor’s arrival time, country, the link that they visited, the browser and operating system they used to access your site.


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