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… Referral spam can cause a lot of problems for you when trying to make sense of your Google Analytics data. Here's how to avoid those problems in WordPress. The post How To Block WordPress Referral Spam appeared first on Penguin Initiatives. …
What Is Referral Spam? It’s when someone purposely sends fake traffic to another website in order to show up in Google Analytics Referral Traffic reports. This is particularly problematic when decisions are being based on the bad data created by referral spam. This is why it’s important to block referral spam traffic and keep your website’s analytics data as clean as possible ...