How we build Beampipe

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6 min readAug 11, 2020

Beampipe’s frontend UI

I wanted to kick this blog off with a discussion of some of the technical decisions we made while building beampipe. However, I guess I can’t really get away without talking at all about what the product is so here goes…

Beampipe is a simple, privacy-focussed web analytics tool. It’s somewhat similar in concept to Fathom and Plausible but with some slightly different goals, particularly with regards to our future roadmap…