I first became aware of the Referrer Spam problem after installing and using the WordPress plugin Stat Surfer. One of Stat Surfer’s statistics categories is Top Referrers. I noticed on a business-client’s site they were getting referral traffic from porn sites and other unlikely sites. Looking into why this was happening surfaced what apparently is a widespread abuse byRead More
StatSurfer dashboard widget doesn’t use Google Analytics.
StatSurfer is the evolution of StatPress and StatPress Reloaded, the plugin is therefore consistent with the data of the two StatPress systems.
I like the aggregate display graph and the alternative view of the site traffic that doesn’t run through Google.
The plugin allows you to surfRead More