Bad Robot


Bot traffic accounts for up to 60 percent of internet traffic.

WordPress websites have over the last few months been the favorite target of bot traffic and that is not a good thing.

In fact you could end up loosing your adsense account if you do not find a way to stop the bad bots from clicking on your advertisements.

Last March a study was published that showed the majority of website traffic (51%) was generated by non-human entities, 60% of which were clearly malicious. As we soon learned, these facts came as a surprise to many Internet users, for whom they served as a rare glimpse of “in between the lines” of Google Analytics.
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The big deal is that these bots create havoc everywhere but more so for wordpress.

The following video demonstrates just how many wordpress websites get hacked every day.

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