Transparency is not only a buzzword but something I encourage and embrace. In doing so I expose all of the blog analytics in the open. So I encourage everyone that can be transparent with their websites and businesses.
I recently switched from Google Analytics to Simple Analytics which I will write in more detail soon. The summary is I don't need nor want all the data which Google is collecting and storing for this website. This website is 100% open and transparent. No more collecting cookies, IP's or tracking you in anyway. To prove the point I have opened my Analytics Dashboard for all to see.
Open Website Analytics
Website analytics are provided by the privacy first service Simple Analytics.
Use this referral link to get one extra month free trial - https://referral.simpleanalytics.com/brian-christner
More Open data coming soon.