This report displays the number of unique visits on the website that occurred over the specified time period. A single visit includes any number of page views or other activities performed by a specific user over a day‑long time period. Also displayed is the ratio between the number of new and returning visitors. Visitors are recognized according to the presence of a browser cookie.
Visitors may additionally be tracked according to their IP address. To enable this functionality, enter a value greater than 0 into the Site Manager -> Remember visitors by IP (minutes) setting. This ensures that visitors will be remembered for the specified number of minutes even if their browser does not save cookies.
Please see the Overview topic for information about the actions available for all reports.
Additional related information about the Web analytics module can be found in Developer's Guide -> Modules -> Web analytics.