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This is my number one traffic source/medium: propupdate / (not set).  Would anyone be able to explain this and offer a solution to have better data quality than this? 

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propupdate / (not set) Traffic Source

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Hi Ben,

 

Looks to me like you have some bad custom campaigns (or spam).  That is someone is using utm params but is not passing medium.

 

More on custom campaigns here:

 

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/1033863?hl=en

 

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Theo Bennett

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July

propupdate / (not set) Traffic Source

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Hi Ben,

 

Looks to me like you have some bad custom campaigns (or spam).  That is someone is using utm params but is not passing medium.

 

More on custom campaigns here:

 

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/1033863?hl=en

 

Best,

 

Theo Bennett

Analytics Evangelist at MoreVisibility | Contact Me
Connect on LinkedIn

propupdate / (not set) Traffic Source

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Hi Theo, 

 

Your response makes sense but I have not ran any custom campaigns aimed at analyzing traffic from different channels to a landing page. It is just traffic in general. I have a hard time believing google not recognizing that many sources. 

 

 

propupdate / (not set) Traffic Source

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I am Facing the Same problem as i am getting 3rd top most traffic 

IAS / (not set)

2580

88.41%

and its bounce rate is quite high which is putting my site ranking down.

Can any one help me out of this scen

Thanks.Alawooz