Adding and Setting Up the Wix Hit Counter App

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Show your visitors how many people are visiting your site with the Wix Hit Counter app. Your counter updates your site traffic in real-time, and you can choose to show all site visits, or visits from unique visitors. 

You can choose if you want the counter to appear on one page, or on all your site's pages, and you can customize the counter to match your site's appearance.
A screenshot of a Wix site with a Wix Hit Counter.

Step 1 | Add the Wix Hit Counter to your site

Add the free Wix Hit Counter app to your site from the Wix App Market inside the Editor.

To add the counter to your site:

  1. Go to the Wix App Market in your Editor:
    • Wix Editor: Click Add Apps  on the left side of the Editor.
    • Editor X: Click App Market  at the top of Editor X.
  2. Type "Wix Hit Counter" in the search bar and click the app.
  3. Click Add to Site. If you work on multiple Wix sites, select the relevant site and click Add to Site.
A screenshot of Wix Hit Counter in the Wix App Market.

Step 2 | Change your counter settings

Choose the number your counter starts at, and if the counter shows all visits or unique visitors.

To change your counter settings:

  1. Click the counter in your Editor.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Click the Settings tab.
A screenshot of the Wix Editor with a Wix Hit Counter. The counter Settings are open, and the Settings tab is highlighted.
  1. Set up your counter using the options:
    • Counter starts at: Enter a number between 1 and 9999. The counter starts at this number. Important: You can only set the start number once.
    • Count: Select which hits the counter should count:
      • All hits: Every visit to your site is counted.
      • Unique visitors: Visitors are counted only once, no matter how many times they visit your site.

Step 3 | Customize your counter

Choose your counter's layout and design, and add an animation to draw your visitors attention.
  • In Design, you can change the digit font and color, background color, and corner radius.
  • In Animation, you can select different animations for your counter and digits. 
A screenshot of the Wix Editor with a Wix Hit Counter. The Settings are open, highlighting Layout, Design, and Animations tab

To customize your counter:

  1. Click the counter in your Editor.
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click to expand steps to customize your layout, design, and animation:


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