Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #statistics

Statistics for fun and profit (and analyzing split tests)

Being a little more scientific about setting up and interpreting A/B tests


Monitor APIs with scripted, multi-step tests. Reporting, analysis and alerting. Used by Twitter for their API.

The future of analytics products

Comprehensive analysis of the myriad analytics tools that go beyond GA


Prototype/Canvas powered charts

Social Networking Trends (first half of 2008)

Google Chart API for PHP

LastGraph: barryf

My music profile and timeline

Google Charts How To (24ways)

Children flock to social networks

“More than a quarter of eight to 11-year-olds who are online in the UK have a profile on a social network”

EveryBlock: A news feed for your block.

Delicious looking locality info site. Evolved from


Dynamic Javascript plotting library using jQuery


Ruby API for Google’s charts

A List Apart: Articles: Findings From the Web Design Survey (2007)

evhead: Pageviews are Obsolete

Amount of time spent is far better

glTail.rb - realtime logfile visualization

Watches logfiles (Apache, Rails, IIS, MySQL, etc.) and displays pretty effects

Pingdom Web site monitoring for 100% uptime. Measure your downtime.

Server monitoring service

W3Counter - Global Web Stats

Crazy Egg – visualize your visitors

Heat maps, overlays and more

Simple time tracking software - Harvest

Worth checking out instead of Tickspot?


A disk usage statistics viewer and cleanup tool for Windows