So, over the past few days, if you noticed a weird search keyword in you Google Analytics report, you are not the only one. Webmasters around the world are being spammed using this method. Actually, the exact keyword looks like this “beat with a shovel the weak google spots addons.mozilla.org/en-us/firefox/addon/ilovevitaly/”. It’s nothing but some guy targeting random websites to drive traffic to his Mozilla Firefox addon page. So nobody is specifically targeted. If you are the victim of such spamming, read on. Google certainly offers a workaround for this kind of problem. Let’s see how to tackle iloveitaly organic spam
That’s it. You just got rid of the iloveitaly spam and with that also a number of other organic spams. But there’s still data in your Google Analytics report. In there any way to remove that? Yes. Follow the steps.
Enter a name for the segment
So you will see the spam data is now filtered and is no longer being shown on the reports.
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