What is Umami?

Umami is a simple, fast, privacy-focused, open-source analytics solution. Umami is a better alternative to Google Analytics because it gives you total control of your data and does not violate the privacy of your users.


Check out the Quickstart section to get up and running in minutes!

There are several different ways to install Umami.

  • Installing from source: Get the code from GitHub and build the application yourself. See Install.
  • Using Docker compose: Build your own Docker container using docker compose. See Install.
  • Using a Docker image: Download a pre-built Docker image. See Install.


If you are unfamiliar with running your own servers, check out the Hosting section to get a quick overview.

There are also many services that will run Umami. See the Guides section in the navigation menu.


Need help getting started? Come join our community!

Frequently asked questions

1. Is Umami GDPR compliant?

Yes, Umami does not collect any personally identifiable information and anonymizes all data collected. Users cannot be identified and are never tracked across websites.

2. Do I need to display a cookie notice to users?

No, Umami does not use any cookies in the tracking code.

3. Does Umami work on a single page application (SPA)?

Yes, Umami works seamlessly between SPAs and normal websites.

4. Can Umami record events such as button clicks?

Yes, please see Track Events under Getting Started.