Today is an exciting day for Matomo: Sourceforge.net, the biggest repository of Open Source software, now offers a Free one click install Matomo (Piwik) to 150,000 Open Source project administrators. Each project can host their website on Sourceforge and track their web analytics using Matomo.
Screenshot of the one click install process on Sourceforge
From the Sourceforge newsletter
3. PIWIK WEB ANALYTICS
SourceForge.net-hosted projects and developers host their content in a
variety of places, including our Project Web service, our Developer Web
service, and external web sites. It’s often unclear how many people you
are actually are actually reaching with your pages, and even more often
unclear where those users are in the world, what OS they are using, or how
long they are spending reading your pages. This is where web analytics
solutions come in to play.
SourceForge.net has launched the Matomo (Piwik) web analytics solution as part of
our growing Hosted Apps and Hosted Apps for Developers offerings, allowing
projects and developers to tag their web pages and obtain a comprehensive
set of analytics about their traffic. Matomo offers several ways to view
your analytics data, including dashboards, APIs and widgets that can be
embedded in your web pages — much more useful than a simple page counter.
For more information:
* Matomo (Piwik) added to Hosted Apps offering:
We are in contact with Sourceforge and we will make sure Sourceforge always uses the latest best release of Matomo (Piwik). This has the potential to become one of the largest sets of installs of Matomo in one place.
With Matomo (Piwik) APIs, open source codes, extended plugin architecture, providing Matomo to hundreds or thousands of small websites is just a few API calls away. Check out the Matomo API documentation, the Matomo Demo and of course, Matomo on Sourceforge!