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Fathom Analytics vs Ackee (Analytics): What are the differences?
What is Fathom Analytics? Simple, open source website analytics library. Fathom tracks users on a website (without collecting personal data) and give you a non-nerdy breakdown of your top content and top referrers. It does so with user-centric rights and privacy, and without selling, sharing or giving away the data you collect. It's a simple and easy to use for website owners at any technical level.
What is Ackee (Analytics)? Self-hosted, Node.js based analytics tool for those who care about privacy. It is a lightweight, easy to install and has a good balance between analytics and privacy. It features an API and web interface and tracks only what's necessary.
Fathom Analytics and Ackee (Analytics) can be categorized as "General Analytics" tools.
Fathom Analytics and Ackee (Analytics) are both open source tools. Fathom Analytics with 5.89K GitHub stars and 241 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Ackee (Analytics) with 903 GitHub stars and 35 GitHub forks.
Pros of Ackee (Analytics)
- Minimal and focused interface1
- Alternative to Google Analytics1
- Free and open-source1
- Privacy focused1
Pros of Fathom Analytics
- Self hosted2
- Privacy friendly1