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When someone clicks on a hyperlink to go to a new page on a different website, Analytics tracks the click as a referral visit to the second site.The originating site is called a “referrer” because it refers traffic from one place to the next.The request includes a field with data about the last place the person visited.Google Analytics then captures this data and reports it to you as a referral domain (such as or Facebook.com). To add a new referrer spammer to the list, click here to edit the file and select . In your issue or pull request please explain where the referrer domain appeared and why you think it is a spammer. If you open a pull request, it is appreciated if you keep one hostname per line, keep the list ordered alphabetically, and use Linux line endings.Please search if somebody already reported the host before opening a new one.
Google looks at the source of the traffic and reports statistics about user behavior.This referrer identifies where a user came from as well as where they are currently.When someone clicks on a link to your site, the browser sends a request to your server.See Referer header: privacy and security concerns for more information and mitigations. "username:password" in "https://username:[email protected]/foo/bar/") are not included. The compatibility table in this page is generated from structured data.An absolute or partial address of the previous web page from which a link to the currently requested page was followed. If you'd like to contribute to the data, please check out https://github.com/mdn/browser-compat-data and send us a pull request.