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Glossary Referrer


Our glossary entry for Referrer

The referrer is usually transmitted in the HTTP header and indicates from which page the call came. If, for example, someone clicks on a link on and the transmission of the referrer has not been blocked, you will also find this url in the referrer.

What means Referrer in conjuction with server monitoring?

Referrer is the URL of the webpage used to access a particular web page or HTML document. This information can provide helpful insight when server monitoring, as it can help you track website traffic patterns and identify where most of your visitors are coming from. It can also help you identify which webpages need the most optimization or attention so you can better serve your visitors.

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What does “referrer” mean?

The term “referrer” usually refers to the reference or source from which a visitor arrives at a particular website. In web contexts, the referrer refers to the URL of the previous web page from which a user navigated to the current page. This type of information is often contained in the HTTP header data exchanged between the user's web browser and the web server when a web page loads.

The referrer can be used for various purposes, including analyzing traffic on a website, tracking marketing campaigns, and personalizing content based on the source of the traffic. In some cases, the referrer is also used to monitor the origin of links or the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.

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