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How do we filter spam and referral out of a report?

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Running a report on a site shows a regular rate of hits from known referral / spam bots. Is there a way to identify these and remove them from a report?

How do we filter spam and referral out of a report?

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Hi,

 

@Carlos Escalera has written an amazing article about that: https://www.ohow.co/ultimate-guide-to-removing-irrelevant-traffic-in-google-analytics/

 

Hope this helps. Let us know how it goes.

Taavi