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On the info side of an Instructables there is something about referrers, what is that? Answered


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NachoMahma

Best Answer 8 years ago

. When you clikc on a link in a web page, your browser sends info about that page. Robot uses that info to display who is linking to a page.

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wenpherdNachoMahma

Answer 8 years ago

So basically someone on a website is posting links to my Instructables.

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NachoMahmawenpherd

Answer 8 years ago

. It looks like a lot of ppl are finding your "My Boat" slideshow using search engines (google.com, google.no, google.co.uk, websearch.shaw.ca, search.yahoo.com, search.comcast.net, search.aol.com).

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NachoMahmawenpherd

Answer 8 years ago

. Yep. Or the search engines are picking it up during their crawls.