News and updates from Fathom
Every few weeks we publish articles about Fathom Analytics news and features, as well as topics of interest about Laravel, and the changing privacy-focused business landscape. Old-school? Grab the RSS.
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Making the world’s fastest analytics even faster
In this blog post, I’m going to tell you how I migrated close to one billion database rows with zero downtime, achieved a ~30% query speed increase, and took Fathom to the next level.
August 17, 2021 · Read post
How Kim Kardashian turned a bootstrapped business into a venture-backed company
Why Carrd turned away from their bootstrapping roots and raised millions of dollars.
August 16, 2021 · Read post
New features in Fathom Analytics (video)
Fathom is simple, privacy-focused website analytics (a Google Analytics alternative). Here are a few new features we’ve added recently.
July 27, 2021 · Read post
Fathom retains IP addresses temporarily for security. How do you protect that data?
Here’s a question we recently got from a customer regarding Fathom being a privacy-first company and how that relates to the data we collect for our analytics
July 13, 2021 · Read post
Let’s make surveillance-based advertising illegal
Fathom and other privacy-focused companies signed the following letter on Wednesday, July 7th, to EU and US regulators to encourage them to take action during legislative sessions and any relevant privacy discussions.
July 7, 2021 · Read post
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Something’s new in Fathom… everything!
Check out our new release, full of features and refinements
Privacy Stories: The Markup
The Markup is proving that a newsroom can be unbiased in its reporting, share how they came to the conclusions they’re making, and build awareness around complicated but essential issues.
Why we prioritize support over sales in our SaaS business
We put significant effort into customer support: not just answering emails quickly and respectfully, but making sure we understand the problem to either solve it or figure out how we can do better in the future (building more features, better documentation, etc.)
What is Google FLoC, and why it’s bad for your digital privacy
FLoC is a method to collect, summarize and sell your recent internet browsing activity.
Privacy Stories: Sparktoro
Sparktoro identifies where an audience spends their time and attention (using public information on social media).
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