Block Google Analytics Referral Spam – How To


Today, we see how yo block Referral Spam. harm your Google Analytics by adding useless data to them.

How To Block Google Analytics Referral Spam

NOTE:(If you want to use the single filter method, skip the note) if you want to know more deep about Referrer Spam,What is, the way to distinguish and more broad techniques to stop it look at this article:

What is Analytic Referrer Spam? and Why you should Block

What is can be inventoried as a Ghost Referrer Spam. does not visit your Website, it appears only in your Google Analytics.

Spam visits coming from appears tocome from the same IP address as other regular Ghost Referrer Spam like,,,, and sometimes it appears with another name.

If you attempt to get to this location it will divert you to a type of online store (not certain if is genuine), simply like any of the other Referrer Spam locales I already say. This may be one of the targets of this type of SPAM to get traffic and produce for this site.

Applying any coding to your Website is just a wastage of your time and efforts.

Steps To Block

  • Go to your Google Analytics account and select Admin tab.
  • In the column View Select  Filters    Google-Analytic-filters
  • Click on New Filter    GA-New-filter
  • Set as a name for the Filter.
  • Select Filter Type Custom. In Filter Field, find and select Campaign Source. In the Filter Pattern text box, write  After you set everything Save

Note- The spam traffic will not stop all of a sudden, it will take 24 hours to stop appearance of in your analytics.