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Traffic From Yahoo Answers = Direct Traffic?


for a new site I've started a campaign on Yahoo Answers. The site is hosted on Wordpress, and integration works nicely.

I've been getting some visitors, and strangely everything not from Google is marked as "direct traffic". No idea where that might come from. Could it be that Clicky isn't correctly tracking the visits from Yahoo Answers?

Posted Sat Aug 2 2014 3:57pm by marketingstuff

Yahoo Answers in my experience does not "link" your URL in the comments so the user has to copy/paste into their browser, thus is Direct Traffic as there is no referrer technically ;)

Believe Clicky's forum here does the same thing, e.g.:

Posted Mon Aug 4 2014 4:59am by ringo64

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