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Spikes in page views yet uniform number of users

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I am noticing huge spikes in page views in Google Analytics since April 27 although sessions and user metrics are showing normal trend. The spikes are only for the homepage. When I check Behavior>Site Content>All Pages ... it shows an abnormally high number against the homepage on certain days with avg time spent on page showing only 8 seconds. However Landing page figures are normal all through.
This is happening for my two sites simultaneously... 
Would appreciate any help to fix this. Thanks,

Spikes in page views yet uniform number of users

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Hi Raj,


You might have spam traffic or you might have duplicated GA pageviews on your homepage. In order to understand the main reason, please try to analyze the source and network domain dimensions that has abnormally high pageviews and double check the implementation of your Google Analytics on your home page.


I hope this helps.