KeepTrax is described as 'Beta automatically creates a digital journal as you go about your day. No check-in is required'. There are five alternatives to KeepTrax for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Online / Web-based, Android Tablet and Windows Phone. The best alternative is Gyroscope. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Noom Walk. Other great apps like KeepTrax are Exist (Paid), LocaToWeb (Paid) and Racetracker Live (Paid).
LocaToWeb runs on your phone and posts positions in real time to the affiliated web site when active. Friends and family can then follow your position, speed and heading on a map at locatoweb.com. Your tracks are also viewable on a map directly inside the app.