GoDaddy Website Builder Install Guide

StatCounter provides free customisable hit counters, visitor tracking, web analytics and website stats for GoDaddy Website Builder.

GoDaddy Website Builder

  1. Copy the StatCounter code.
  2. Log into GoDaddy WebsiteDesigner (opens in a new window).
  3. Click "Website Builder/Instantpage" to reveal additional information and buttons, within which you should click 'Manage' button.

    GoDaddy - Design Your Pages

  4. Click the 'Edit Site' button, found on the right of the page.

    GoDaddy - Click the 'Edit Site' button

  5. Click on the button with the menu icon in the top right of the page to open a dropdown menu.

    GoDaddy - Click menu icon button

  6. In the dropdown menu select 'Site Settings'.

    GoDaddy - Paste StatCounter Code

  7. In the modal window that appears select the last tab on the right labelled 'Site-wide Code'. In this tab paste the StatCounter code into the lower box marked 'Code to put before closing </BODY> tag'. Then click 'OK'.

    GoDaddy - Paste StatCounter Code on Each Page

  8. When you have finished making changes click on the 'Publish' button on the top-right of the screen.

    GoDaddy - Click 'Publish'

  9. If you wish to have a visual counter displayed on your page or wish to track hits from vistiors that have javascript disabled you need to add a small piece of code to every page. First copy the code snippet below.


  10. (Your code is available from within your StatCounter account.)
  11. In the Website Builder find the 'HTML code' element in the left menu and drag this onto the page.

    GoDaddy - Drag 'HTML Code' element onto page

  12. Double click on this new HTML element or if there is a small context menu above it click on the 'gear' icon.

    GoDaddy - double click new HTML element

  13. In the window that appears remove all the 'placeholder' text and paste the second Statcounter code snippet. Click 'Save' at the bottom of this window, and 'Publish' again on the top right of main screen.

    GoDaddy - Paste StatCounter Code on Each Page

  14. Repeat steps 9 - 11 on each page of you website.
  15. Your StatCounter will now begin recording visitor information and, if you chose the visible option, your counter will be visible on your GoDaddy Website Builder site!
Your StatCounter will now begin recording visitor information and, if you chose the visible option, your counter will be visible on your GoDaddy Website Tonight site! (The image below shows a sample StatCounter.)

    GoDaddy Website Builder - StatCounter