PSA: If your own clicks/visits aren't tracking in Web Analytics

If you’re having trouble seeing your own clicks/page visits on pages that you’ve added a Web Analytics snippet to, it may be due to ad blocking plugins such as uBlock Origin. I recently rebuilt my website, and while I was doing so I noticed that uBlock Origin blocks connections to Cloudflare’s Web Analytics platform.

I haven’t tested (and don’t plan to test) any other ad blocking plugins for this issue, and it’s not as though the developers of the plugins have any obligation to make an exception for Web Analytics snippets on their end, so anyone else noticing this will likely need to make an exception on the client side (through the plugin settings/configuration).

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