Category: Tracking Site Visitors

Use the Jetpack WordPress plug-in to find out who is reading your student blogs

One of the coolest things about having students blog in the classroom is that they are writing for an authentic purpose. If your students have a public blog, teachers, classmates, friends and family overseas, and the entire world can read their words.

I find my students are excited knowing that other people are reading their work. If your students blog using WordPress, then there are a few different plug-ins you can use to track visitors to your site as well as the search terms that they used in Google to find your site.

The Jetpack plug-in is a nice fun because it’s easy to set up, but there are a few things that you might want to think about before making it available on your student blogging network. Read more »