The Best Way To Report On Websites

There are many different ways to report on websites in Vantage, but how do you know that you have got all the hits for the site you’re interested in, and all of it’s sub-domains?

What is Productivity?

A lot of the sample reports that come with WebSpy Vantage have a section of the report for Productivity, so what does this mean and how can you customize it?

Vantage Update 2.2.0.90

Release Date: 3rd April 2013 Changes since 2.2.0.84: Log Formats: Apache: Alteration to Apache IBM format (duration field) Astaro: Fixed Date/Time field (time missing) ContentKeeper: Added support for new ContentKeeper syslog format IronPort: Added Ironport W3C format IronPort: Fixed Bounce Mail detection & importing IronPort: Renamed Ironport ‘C350 mail’ to ‘C-series mail’ IronPort: Improved C-Series …

What Are Profiles?

Profiles in WebSpy Vantage are WebSpy’s own site categorization system. The categorization is done using keyword matching on the entire URL of the website, and the results of this can be seen in Reports and Summaries Analyses. Vantage comes with some sample profiles included which can be fully customized to suit your own categorization requirements.

Video: Customizing Template Nodes

In this video we will look at the construction of a node within the report template, and what you can customize on it. You can also view this information in a text article here: http://www.webspy.com/blogs/index.php/report-templates-what-makes-up-a-node/

Video: Duplicating Report Templates

This video tutorial looks at the first step in customizing report templates – duplicating them to your own log file schema, so that you can use all of the fields from your log files rather than just the base fields. You can also view this information in a text article here: http://www.webspy.com/blogs/index.php/report-templates-making-the-most-of-your-data/

Reporting on Keywords Typed Into Search Engines

WebSpy Vantage is able to report on the search words that users typed into search engines. This article will show you how to create a report that shows this information or add it to an existing report template.

Increase Report Speed : Reduce What You Import

Vantage is designed to import everything from your log files, but if you are not interested in looking all of the fields available, then this could be slowing down your reports.

How To: Report On Date and Time A Site Was Visited

One of the most common things we hear is ‘how do I report on when a site was visited’. While this poses a few potential problems, this article will look at some possible solutions.

Report Templates: What Makes Up a Node?

In this blog we will look at the construction of a node within the report template, and what you can customize on it.