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How to prevent spam coming from referral traffic?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Standartuye, Apr 12, 2016.

  1. Standartuye

    Standartuye Registered Member

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    Hey guys

    this is headache for everyone i guess. i followed this guy's steps a couple of months ago but this referral spam shit is still coming

    what are you doing to prevent this problem? using a website something like that?
     
  2. patriotnews

    patriotnews Senior Member

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    I see what you did there, you sly crafty guy...
     
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  4. Newsub

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    If you followed that guide carefully, then you shouldn't receive Ghost spam anymore, no matter if it shows as referral, keyword, page... ;)

    Most of the spam hits GA directly and never pass through your server so the htaccess or any server side solution won't have any effect,
     
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  5. Standartuye

    Standartuye Registered Member

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    what are you talking about
     
  6. patriotnews

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    Hoping for some affiliate income?
     
  7. Standartuye

    Standartuye Registered Member

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    which link is affiliate? i am just looking for a solution.