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Block Spam Referral Traffic


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Here is how you can block spam referral traffic coming to your blog or website, is a spam bot which just visits your blog or website and exits your blog or website which many cause problem to your in handling your analytic account and also a waste of your server resources these URL redirect you to a affiliate link.

Text you have to add to .htaccess file is

SetEnvIfNoCase Referer spambot=yes
Order allow,deny
Allow from all
Deny from env=spambot

But i would highly recommend you to visit this URL to be 100% correct in your work,

Because i have explained this at my blog at a very proper manner

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Block Spam Referral Traffic

  1. 1. By Akash Navi []
  2. 2.  You will be getting traffic from only for your homepage.  You will see a sudden increase in traffic from Russia.  The referral traffic you got from this site the avg. Site duration will be 00:00:00  This referral spam rootbot makes a single page view.  When you go to that URL you can see that you will be redirected to an affiliate.
  3. 3.  You can stop or block this spam bot from visiting your website or blog by adding a text to your .htaccess file and that code you can get at my blog but still I can give you that in description of this slide.  After adding it you are done and spam robot will never visit your blog again  For more detailed information about this visit, spam-referral-traffic/
  4. 4.  Your problem will be solved surely just visit.