A list of word trackers, widgets and apps for tracking wordcount and other writing meters or statistics.
Writertopia provides two graphical progress meters that can be embedded in your web page or blog.
StoryToolz contains several tools for authors, including some word count meters. You will need to signon to access.
Meter Maker This one allows a lot of customisation, and uses your Facebook profile to login to the webpage where your stats are input.
Another progress bar builder for putting onto your website.
ProgPress provides a simple shortcode for creating progress meters on your WordPress site. They can be used to track just about anything where you count up towards a goal: word-count, fundraising, etc. You can put them in individual posts and pages, or include them in text widgets.
Dave's Whizmatronic Widgulating Calibrational Scribometer allows writers to display fully customizable progress meters in their sidebar which track the status of their current works in progress.
A free Android app for wordcount progress - you don't just have to use it during NaNoWriMo.
Keeps track of the time spent writing, wordcount and your thoughts on your writing sessions. Free.
Part corkboard, part word tracker, goal tracker, time tracker, dashboard reports.
Obviously for writers, set your daily word goals, and record success (and how you felt about the writing session too). If you don't write, you break the writing chain. Simple but flexible, and free.