Plausible Analytics is a great alternative to Google Analytics and offers a real time stats dashboard for just $6/month. We use Plausible Analytics at TaskBill.io and love its simplicity and privacy focused features.
We have created a WordPress plugin for Plausible Analytics to make it easy to add Plausible Analytics to your website site.
To install the plugin, click the Download Plugin link below and upload the plausible_unofficial folder to wp-content/plugins. Then activate the plugin in WordPress. You should also be able to find this plugin in the WordPress Plugin Directory at the link below.
If you have any issues with the plugin, feel free to reach out to us.