counter click html


We have an html page, very simple, with 2 links.

We want to count the number of cliks of each link.

could you tell me how can we have that without a database ?

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Roman GhermanSenior Software EngineerCommented:
without a database you will need to store a number in a file on server side.

But question is: do you have serverside? or just HTML?
Gurvinder Pal SinghCommented:
keep adding to the cookie value

<a href="javsacript:gotoURL('')">Go to google and count the click</a>

function gotoURL(  url )
   var value = getCookie ("clickCounter");
   if ( value == null || value.length == 0 )
         value =parseInt (value) + 1;
    setCookie ("clickCounter", value);
    location.href = url;

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Hello Bro!

For this you need server side script but sure you can by pass DB use by using FILE handling.


Asif Ahmed Khan
Roman GhermanSenior Software EngineerCommented:

that will count only for every user separately and will disappear when cookie expires.

It will not count clicks overall users.

@workflow80 pay attention that this is not the answer that you were searching for.
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