Web counters are a bloggers best friend. I say this knowing that many of my readers ask me often, how to catch cyberstalkers “red handed” one way is by using a web counter.
As a survivor of cyberstalking and traditional stalking I know far too well how easy it is to become prey for a cyberstalker on-line, however today there are tools that make it a bit easier. You can read about my story and cyberstalking within the 9 piece segment on the topic in about.com women’s issues.
The majority of business professionals today face the inevitable challenge of wanting to attract an on-line following in order to compete at a higher level in the marketplace while still having some safe guards in place just in case cyber trouble starts- a web counter can do this very easily.
One way bloggers and web hosts can manager their cyber safety a bit easier is by the use of a web counter. There are many free web counters out there. Easy Counter, Stat Counter, Digits, Pax there are literally hundreds of these that help track blog traffic including the entry and exit points, comments left, city and state of entry, IP address and duration.
Web counters a free tool that will help you discover valuable marketing information that is vital for business success today and also help to track and record the actions of stalkers and cyberstalkers.
If you would like to learn more about on-line safety and security be sure to check out Alexis A. Moore’s latest book, “A Parent’s Guide to Cyberstalking and Cyberbullying: Protecting your Children as Simple as 1-2-3″ available here