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Published on June 18, 2020

20 years to overnight success

A detailed look at how to create a lasting and successful product.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on June 5, 2020

Don’t be the last person to know when your site is offline

Today Fathom is introducing simple website uptime monitoring for all our customers, available on every plan.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on May 8, 2020

Custom domains, V2 and new embed code options

Custom domains and our tracking code are both now faster, easier and more redundant.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on May 4, 2020

Does removing Google Analytics hurt your search engine/SEO ranking?

The short answer is no, using Fathom instead of Google Analytics will not hurt your SEO ranking.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on April 28, 2020

What we’ve learned about digital privacy through a 1,500+ person survey

1,515 people participated and shared their fears and behaviours around digital privacy.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on April 27, 2020

I quit my job to work on Fathom Analytics full time

As 2020 came around, it was becoming clear to me that I couldn’t handle my full time job and run Fathom, so I had to leave.

Jack Ellis
Written by Jack Ellis
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Published on April 15, 2020

Bypass ad-blockers with custom domains

Ad-blockers and privacy-focused analytics platforms like ours should be on the same team... unfortunately, that’s not the case. Here’s how to use Fathom Analytics to bypass ad-blockers.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on April 8, 2020

We must ban targeted advertising immediately

The solution to one of our most challenging privacy issues of today could have the simplest answer.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on April 1, 2020

April Fools: Individual Person Tracking

Now Fathom customers don’t have to just rely on our speedy but anonymized and aggregate data for their website.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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Published on March 15, 2020

Online privacy trends

With the help of a qualitative research company, I ran an online privacy trends survey with 1,500+ respondents.

Written by Paul Jarvis
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