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Data Mining - Direct Referrals

What are the referrers of this file?

This query is usful for marketing, or to detect image leaching.

For marketing, if you have an image that you have exposed on other web sites that resides on your web server, the URL it was viewed on is recorded every time a browser views your image. This report will list the top URLs or "Refferals" in which your image was viewed.

If you have a nice graphic, chances are that someone else will want to use it on their web site. If they link your image path to their web site, this report will list the top URLs that the image or graphic is viewed from.

Terms Used

Referrer URL - The Referrer URL represents the exact web page from which visitors to your site came from. A value of "No Referrer" represents a visitor typing your web site directly into the browser, using a bookmark, or following a link from an email client.

Visits - Visits represent the total number of times people have visited your web site. A visit is counted whenever a web site user requests one or more files from the web server. If the user becomes idle for more than a certain amount of time (usually 20 minutes), a new visit is generated when they come back.