Fake Traffic

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  1. richie311

    richie311 Regular Member

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    Wasn't sure what section to post this in, but can someone tell me what to look for in terms of fake traffic through G analytics? About to buy a site and would like to verify the traffic etc.
     
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    In regards with G-analytics I would start with the bounce rate.

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    Looks like it is 67.18%
     
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    Where are you buying the site from?
    Lots of sites on Flippa are boosted with fake/bot traffic.
     
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    Flippa it is a pretty high priced site so I need to verify some things. The bounce rate is 66.7% majority of traffic is coming from Maine about 26% other than that it is preetty even across the entire US. Anything I can look for? I read the article but not sure what I'm looking for.

    I checked the traffic source with the domain method they said and it looks like it is coming from rr.com which I googled and it said Time Warner and myfairpoint.net which is another internet provider.

    What do you guys think?
     
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    Check website on Alexa and semrush.com.
     
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    I will Forward you overall reports with the help of ( semrush ).
     
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    I've checked everything but I'm a noob so I dont' really know.
     
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    Can anyone help me analyze the traffic? It seems pretty legit the only concern I haev is 26% of traffic is from Maine which seems off other than that it is prettye ven across the US
     
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    If you PM me the site and the listing, I will take a look and give you my opinion.
     
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    Traffic source, bounce rate, keywords the site may be ranking for, traffic sources etc would give you an idea.