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Search Engine Breakdown

This report shows the Search Engines that are directing traffic to your website. By default, SmarterStats keeps a list of over 100 different Search Engines.

Terms Used

Search Engine - A search engine is a website whose primary function is providing a search engine for gathering and reporting information available on the Internet or a portion of the Internet

Visits - Visits represent the total number of times people have visited your web site. A visit is counted whenever a web site user requests one or more files from the web server. If the user becomes idle for more than a certain amount of time (usually 20 minutes), a new visit is generated when they come back.