# Analyzing Web Logs with GoAccess

Occasionally I wonder if anyone actually visits this site. So several years ago I went to find something that would help me watch my web logs.

The solution I found was GoAccess. It is an interactive program that behaves like top when you run it in a terminal against your /var/log/nginx or /var/log/httpd directories.

GoAccess is packaged in every major OS:

It can also statically create a report:

I put the above simple script into Cron:

And yes, there are occasionally one or two folks who visit.