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What is an active user?

Your forum statistics contain 3 different graphs related to active users.

  • Active Members - The number of members that viewed at least one page of the forum that day or month, depending on if the daily or monthly view is selected.
  • Active Guests - The number of guests that viewed at least one page of the forum that day or month, depending on if the daily or monthly view is selected. Search engine spiders, bots, and crawlers are not included.
  • Active Users - This is the number of guests and members that viewed at least one page of the forum that day or month, depending on if the daily or monthly view is selected.

We currently use the UTC time zone to determine when a day begins and ends.


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