glTrail - realtime website usage visualization
View real-time relations and activities from any logfile on any server with SSH, in an entertaining way.
- Multiple logfiles on multiple servers
- Show rate, links in, links out or links total
- C++ using SSH, Qt & OpenGL
- Free! (GPLv2)
After a while, a website might look something like this. The thicker lines show the most popular relationships between pages, and the flying dots represent the individual page views.
Popular stories on Digg dugg by users in real time. Blue circles show the stories, and light green the users.
The movie shows the relationship between web pages on managerleague.com, and some personal web sites. The larger the circle, the more popular the page.
Each circle represents a web page, each referral adds an attracting force, and the color indicates which site it came from.
The numbers show requests per minute, averaged over the last 10 minutes.