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Tracking PDF Downloads - Help please!


kalbrau

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Hi all,

I've recently set up an ecommerce site and have put a new link on my front page which allows potential customers to download a sample PDF so they can see what they get for their money. This is done via an image which links to some webspace I have with Lycos.

My question is, how can I track how many people are downloading this PDF? As the link goes directly to the file I don't think Google Analytics can help me, can it?

My site is at click here.

Any suggestions gratefully received!

Thanks

Andy

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Patr100

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Do you have site traffic statistics provided bu the host contriol panel eg Awsats? You can scroll down ans se the file type breakdown including pdf there.

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Patr100

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Do you have site traffic statistics provided by the host control panel? eg with Awsats you can scroll down and see the file type breakdown including pdf.

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kalbrau

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I have Google Analytics and the site stats software provided by the e-commerce provider (EKM Powershop) but both only give me page views, not downloads.

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Patr100

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Doesn't Lycos also provide you with site stats?

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