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Why I am Getting referral from local host in my Google Analytics

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Hi,

 

Please let me know why I am getting referral from local host in my google analytics account.

Why I am Getting referral from local host in my Google Analytics

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I'd like to know this, too. Currently seeing it with a port of 54321.

Why I am Getting referral from local host in my Google Analytics

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Hi @Mabel & @John D,

 

This might happen if you have the same google analytics property id on your local development environment.

Another reason can be spam traffic.

 

I hope this helps

Regards

 

Why I am Getting referral from local host in my Google Analytics

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Completely agreed with Guney K, also faced due to using same GA property id on local development.