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How to Stop Spam Visits to Google Analytics?


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#1 jannatul18

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Posted 05 December 2016 - 11:02

For 4/5 days we are getting some visitors to our Google Analytics report which are looking completely spam/fake. How can we get rid of this spam visits?


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#2 Renaissance-Design

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Posted 05 December 2016 - 12:55

Block misbehaving crawlers in .htaccess and create a filter of valid referrer hostnames in GA to exclude ghost visits.


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#3 jannatul18

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:37

Block misbehaving crawlers in .htaccess and create a filter of valid referrer hostnames in GA to exclude ghost visits.

Thank you for the suggestion. Fortunately not getting any further spam visits to GA now!


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#4 shutdown321

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Posted 05 June 2018 - 14:31

Are they bots or just fake accounts?


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