@theDogsBody opened this Issue on August 9th 2015

Referrer spam is rendering my analytics data near futile and attempts to identify and block individual referrers is both time consuming and frustratingly ineffective

Is it possible to exclude all visitors who bounce from my site within 10 seconds, from appearing in my analytics? Or alternatively, to simply exclude visitors who bounce, period?

While this would result in data on 'genuine' bounces being lost, the current referrer bounce rate invalidates the bounce data anyway so in reality i've already lost that information.

@sgiehl commented on August 25th 2015 Member

Piwik tries to exclude referrer spam using our own list. Feel free to participate there to fight the referrer spam: https://github.com/piwik/referrer-spam-blacklist

This Issue was closed on September 19th 2015
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