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Something is going wrong with my analytics languages.

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hey guys,

 

So a while ago I starting seeing some irregularities in our analytics account, specifically in the language section. This started to appear:

Secret.ɢoogle.com You are invited! Enter only with this ticket URL. Copy it. Vote for Trump!

 

I Googled it and it said to add some exclusions to certain campaign sources so I added buketeg.xyz, bukleteg.xyz and Boltalko.xyz which is where it said the spamming is coming from. 

 

Now it's worse and more have appeared. Please see the pic for reference. 

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How can I fix this?

 

Thanks,

Brett

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Something is going wrong with my analytics languages.

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Hi @Brett C.

 

Filtering in the source is not recommendable, since as you already noticed is not efficient. Instead, you should apply the filters recommended in this guide.

https://www.ohow.co/ultimate-guide-to-removing-irrelevant-traffic-in-google-analytics/

 

Hope it helps, 

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