How to install Keen IO Analytics into your Node.JS apps in mere seconds

This was written as a guest blog post for Keen IO.

Those that want to cut to the chase, should go and take a look at the project on Github here.

Have you ever found yourself putting off adding analytics until an app reaches its later stages of development and you’re less busy?

I think this is a mistake we all fall into all too often. In a highly competitive ecosystem, users will sometimes be with you on launch and gone the week after. By waiting too long, we can lose our one chance to study early user behaviour so it’s very important that we take every opportunity we can to understand how they interact with the service while they’re around.

But we also shouldn’t be wasting valuable development time installing analytics either. Surely installation should be a quick and...

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