How do I install a hits logger?

This FAQ will help you to install a hit logger on your hosting package

A quick way to see how popular your website is, is to install a hit logger. You can use your hosting control panel to install a quick and easy perl-based logger.

This article will explain how you can install a Hits Counter and Logger to your Hosting package. The Access Counter and Hits logger allows you to add a graphical counter to your website, as well as producing a full set of statistics for the page the counter is on.

Step 1 of 4

Scroll down to the Web Stats and Logs section and click the Hits Counter and Logger button.

Step 2 of 4

You will have to install Hits Counter and Logger to your Hosting package. You can specify the installation directory, but you must ensure that the directory you are installing to is empty. Enter your chosen directory into the text box at the end of the domain path.

Step 3 of 4

To complete the install, click the Install Now button. It may take a few minutes to install to your hosting account.


Step 4 of 4

To use the app, you will have to visit the page you installed the app to. For example, here, we have installed it to the directory:, so, to access the Hits Counter and Logger we would go to

You will then be able to generate a counter to add to your website pages.