Facebook Instant Articles Install Guide

Statcounter provides customisable hit counters, visitor tracking, web analytics and website stats for Facebook Instant Articles.

  1. Sign up for an account at Statcounter to get your code.

    These instructions will be repeated after you've created an account and added your first project.

    Already a member?

  2. Copy the StatCounter code.
  3. Log into your Facebook account (opens in a new window) with your username and password.
  4. Open your published page, and click Publishing Tools in the top navigation bar
  5. Click the Development Articles link in the left navigation to open your in-development Instant Articles
  6. Create a new article, or edit an existing one
  7. The article editor will open The markup in the above image is taken from Facebook's sample Instant Article markup. An 'op-tracker' iframe must be added to the markup as in the above image:
    StatCounter is now active on your Facebook Instant Article and will immediately begin recording visitor information. You can preview your article in the Facebook Pages Manager app and verify traffic is being recorded,

    These instructions have been compiled and verified: October 2017

    Get Started

    Sign up for a Statcounter account using our Facebook Instant Articles installation guide.

    Try it for FREE!

    Already a Member?

    You can reinstall Facebook Instant Articles on your Statcounter project.

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