View Full Version : Very hard I think - Checking if user bookmarks a website. Possible?
10-12-2006, 09:42 AM
I think it's impossible to know if visitor has bookmarked your website, but if someone has any ideas how to check this, please any help is appreciated! :)
10-12-2006, 06:23 PM
It's not possible because being able to do that would be an invasion of the user's privacy.
10-12-2006, 06:35 PM
I got the idea from Awstats where it says that "Bookmarked X Times"...
10-12-2006, 06:43 PM
This explains how they guess at it. (http://awstats.sourceforge.net/docs/awstats_glossary.html#AddToFavourites)
This is a patch to fix a bug in that functionality: Add to Favorites (patch) (http://www.internetofficer.com/awstats/add-to-favorites.html)
10-12-2006, 06:49 PM
omg nice, but that method is really assuming/guessing - not detecting! :P
10-12-2006, 06:54 PM
Right. Like I said, finding this out for sure without asking the user is not possible.
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