In this tutorial:

AWSTATS is a tool in your cPanel that produces visual statistics about visitors to your website.

What Information can I View in AWSTATS?

  •  Top 25 Pages
  •  Visit Duration
  •  Number of visitors to your site each month
  •  Number of visitors to your site per each day in a month
  •  Number of hits to your site per country

How to Access AWSTATS:

  1. Login to your cPanel.
  2. Under Logs click the AWSTATS button.
    opening awstats from cpanel

    You will then see a listing of the domain names on your account. Click the magnifying glass icon next to the domain name you wish to see stats for.
    Viewing awstats in cpanel


Vital processes for keeping your website up, have a higher priority than statistic processing, so sometimes a server can get behind on its report calculations. If your stats have not updated in over 36 hours, you can manually run them from cPanel. This guide will walk-you through:

Additional Information:

AWSTATS uses terms such as: unique visitors, number of visits, pages, hits, and a few others. Many of these terms do sound very similar. For a detailed explanation of these terms, please see the following link:

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