Available in all subroutines.
The number of prior visits made on behalf of this service regardless of POP.
Try it out
fastly.ff.visits_this_service is used in the following solution recipes, which show real world use cases. Click RUN to provision a Fastly service, execute the code on Fastly, and see how the function behaves.
Geofencing / geoblocking content by region
Group countries to cache content by custom regions or reject requests from some regions entirely.
Image transformation classes
Use custom, predefined classnames like large, medium, small, teaser, thumb, or article to control Fastly Image Optimizer and optionally prevent end-user access to native properties like 'width'.
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