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Which sites/links are triggering redirect to new site?

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I have two sites .NET and .COM (both with GA tracking).  .NET was taken down 2 years ago (so it doesn´t receive any more data to it) and redirects to .COM. A year ago, .NET started showing up as a referral for .COM. I want to be able to identify which sites/links are accessing the .NET domain and triggering this redirect. Is this possible? How do I find this info?

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Which sites/links are triggering redirect to new site?

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Carlos,

 

You should have a server side redirect to the .com.  If not, set this up as a 301 and you wont see any actual traffic resolve on the .net and therefore no redirects.   That said, any old traffic that is a referral from .net will stay that way on all subsequent visits that do not have campaign data (direct traffic, bookmarks etc.) until they are overwritten with campaign data (organic, referral, paid, email, etc.) or until they delete cookies.

 

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