ResourcesSee all crawled / requested resources from bots and humans. Whetherthey've requested an image, robots.txt files, or simply an URL, you'll see it in Google Analytics.
BotnamesSee exactly which bots are crawling your site. You'll see all 10 different Google bots, Bing bots, etc. We even make sure that it is the bot that it claims it is by verifying their IP address against our list.
PageviewsSee how often bots are visiting your ULRs and resources and make sure to funnel them to your most valuable pages.
Google AnalyticsGA is by far the best UI to monitor bots. You'll see how bots flow through your site as sessions in GA. Its powerful reporting and alert systems make it extremely handy.
Custom DimensionsLog Hero gives you nine custom dimensions from Request Method to Botname to Hostname, so you can make sense of your logs. In GA you can correlate them with all relevant metrics.
TO MONITOR YOUR BOT BEHAVIOUR
After a quick sign up and the integration of one of our SDKs in your source code, Log Hero will capture any hit – whether it came from a human or a bot – and will upload it as a page view to Google Analytics. This way you can follow bots (and users that block trackers) around as if they were humans. Also, check out our powerful dashboards that help you visualize bots even better.
How does he
get your log data in GA?
1. Bot visit
Google and Bing regularly send their bots and spiders to crawl and index your website. Usually, you don’t see them in GA.
3. Data in GA
Log Hero then uploads the hits as page views to a new GA property. This allows you to analyze Googlebots like never before.
SHOULD LOOK AT BOTS
GOOGLE AND BING INDEX YOUR SITE BY CRAWLING IT WITH BOTS.
UNDERSTANDING HOW THOSE BOTS BEHAVE ON YOUR SITE AND ADJUSTING IT ACCORDINGLY IS THE KEY TO WINNING SEO.
GETTING AND ANALYZING THOSE LOG FILES IS A HUGE PAIN AND MOSTLY DONE BY ENTERPRISES.
LOG HERO MAKES BOTS VISIBLE IN GOOGLE ANALYTICS AS IF THEY WERE PEOPLE AND TAKES THE PAIN OUT OF LOG ANALYSIS.
MONITOR HOW BOTS CRAWL YOUR SITE AND ADJUST YOUR INTERNAL LINKS, SITEMAPS AND META ROBOTS TO HAVE A MASSIVE HEADSTART OVER YOUR COMPETITION.
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That dude is gonna give you a significant competitive advantage.