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Ask HN: Any alternatives to Google Analytics that don't require cookies?

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  1. Matomo is an open-source web analytics platform


  2. Plausible Analytics is a simple, open-source, lightweight (< 1 KB) and privacy-friendly web analytics alternative to Google Analytics. Made and hosted in the EU, powered by European-owned cloud infrastructure ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ

    paid Free Trial $9.0 / Monthly (10,000 pageviews)

    Iโ€™m using Plausible ( and itโ€™s great, breath of fresh air compared to GA.
  3. Cookie-Free, Privacy-Friendly Alternative to Google Analytics.

    paid Free Trial $6.0 / Monthly (10k monthly page views)

    Pirsch has been easy and great IME. [0]
  4. a faster hnsearch

  5. Squeaky's future-proof, privacy-friendly analytics suite includes analytics dashboards, session recording, customer feedback widgets, heatmaps and more - helping you to grow your business by building better digital experiences.

    I've not had a chance to use it yet but appears to be pretty great for privacy, and mentions being cookieless.
  6. Modern, privacy-friendly, and cookie-free web analytics.

    I am using shynet for a while now. Really all I need to know :)
  7. A simple and open-source own your website analytics.

    I can also throw in an open-source free alternative that we use and are very happy with:
  8. Beautiful and Compliant Web Analytics

    Hey, definely check Wide Angle Analytics. Cookieless or with cookies. You decide :) If you need selfhosted solution got for Matomo. If you choose offer solution, scrutinize their GDPR claims, you will be sruprised.