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Spam referer

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by JoeCheap, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. JoeCheap

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    What I tried:
    Using RefControl (FF plug-in) > Works if I clean cookies, the right referer is sent and I see it in Google Analytics.
    Using ModifyHeaders (FF plug-in) > doesn't work, the real referer is sent through
    Using PHP curl > no referer is sent unless RefControl is active in the background

    For php I'm using the usual script (only one line shown here):
    curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_REFERER, "fake-site-url");

    any suggestions?

    Tx