Traffic sources that contribute to direct traffic

Posted by on Sep 12, 2012 in analytics, code, howto, stats | No Comments
Traffic sources that contribute to direct traffic

It’s worth knowing what makes up direct traffic in your analytics reports. Why? I’ve been seeing a strange set of numbers in Page traffic reports in Google Analytics recently: when comparing traffic sources for the homepage, I’ve seen much higher bounce rates for direct traffic than for organic Google referrals. Direct traffic is usually defined […]