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See how visitors are really using your website, collect user feedback and turn more visitors into customers.
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What is Hotjar?

See how visitors are really using your website, collect user feedback and turn more visitors into customers.
Hotjar is a tool in the Heatmap Analytics category of a tech stack.

Who uses Hotjar?

1146 companies reportedly use Hotjar in their tech stacks, including, Segment, and Paralect.

305 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Hotjar.

Hotjar Integrations

HubSpot, Optimizely, Quantcast, Rudderstack, and Readymag are some of the popular tools that integrate with Hotjar. Here's a list of all 13 tools that integrate with Hotjar.
Decisions about Hotjar

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Hotjar in their tech stack.

Priit Kaasik
CTO at Katana Cloud Inventory · | 8 upvotes · 368.7K views
Shared insights

Sometimes #ad-blocking addons can cause a real headache when working with JavaScript apps. Onboarding assistants (Appcues + elevio ), chat (Intercom) and product usage insight (Hotjar) have all landed on their blacklists. I guess there is a perfectly good reason for this that I just don't know.

In order to fix this, we had to set up our own content delivery service. We chose Amazon CloudFront and Amazon S3 to do the job because it has a good synergy with Heroku PaaS we are already using.

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Blog Posts

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Hotjar Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Hotjar?
Crazy Egg
Crazy Egg gives you the competitive advantage to improve your website in a heartbeat without the high costs.
FullStory’s unmatched analytics engine automatically indexes every digital interaction with your site or app and empowers teams to measure, validate, and act on each experience at scale.
Mixpanel helps companies build better products through data. With our powerful, self-serve product analytics solution, teams can easily analyze how and why people engage, convert, and retain to improve their user experience.
ClickTale tracks every mouse move, click and scroll, creating playable videos of customers’ entire browsing sessions as well as powerful visual heatmaps and behavioral reports that perfectly complement traditional web analytics. As a fully hosted subscription service, ClickTale is cost-effective and quick to set up.
It is a suite of widget-like apps free to install on any HTML or popular CMS-based website. Designed to grow traffic and maximize content engagement, users can install tools including List Builder, Heat Maps and Share from a single plugin.
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Hotjar's Followers
299 developers follow Hotjar to keep up with related blogs and decisions.