Monthly Archives: January 2013

Clear analytic data from Piwik

Author: samdiaz, Posted On: January 25th, 2013, In: Tips and Tricks

Recently I started using Piwik at my new job. According to their website, it’s “a free web analytics tool that provides you with detailed reports on your website’s visitors, your marketing campaigns and much more. Piwik is an open source alternative to Google Analytics, available in 45 languages, and has been downloaded more than 1 million times!” One thing I noticed it was missing was an easy way to clear out analytics after you’ve been testing before going live with a website. After a bit of researching, I found http://piwik.org/faq/how-to/#faq_73 which gave me an idea; why not write a simple query with a variable to do all of these things at once, but for a single website instead of dropping ALL of the data in the DB.

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Skype Message Cleaner

Author: samdiaz, Posted On: January 4th, 2013, In: Tips and Tricks

There are some times when you need to delete a specific user’s conversation from Skype, but you don’t want to clear your total history.

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