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Flagging Whitelisted or Blacklisted Traffic Source Variables in Tracker

Posted By Aziz Kamara on Jan 10 2017

Thrive tracks the performance of custom variables such as keywords, geo-targets, site IDs, publishers, demographics, and much more from your traffic sources, but when you do something with those custom variables on those traffic source, such as blacklisting a particular underperforming keyword or increasing the bid of a well-performing geo target, there isn’t anything you…

Filtering Out Bot Traffic via Thrive Tracker (Incl. Detecting JavaScript!)

Posted By Aziz Kamara on Aug 23 2016

Every traffic source has some % of bot traffic, whether intentional or unintentional. Not only can you not monetize bot traffic, some bots are malicious, whether to scrape your content (e.g. spy tools) or to inflate the number of real visitors, and having these clicks co-mingled with your legitimate traffic stats could mislead your decision…