Traffic from India - is it all junk?

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    Engineer

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    Has anyone ever seen a depositing player from India, or is the the traffic from there mostly junk? Bots, scrapers, content thieves, etc.?
     
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    Bonus Paradise

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    Most of them are just trying to spam. At least this is what I see on my forum.
     
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    Engineer

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    Recently I've seen a lot of page views in a short time span (100+ pages in 5 minutes), and also a few referring URLs from Upwork and Fiverr (from Indian IPs). Gee, I wonder what they could be up to.... :rolleyes:
     
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    LandofOz

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    I blocked all Indian traffic a few weeks ago.
     
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    bonustreak

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    We blocked India years ago, they are spammers and bots
     
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    Engineer

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    Thanks guys -- that's what I suspected, and now I've gone ahead and blocked them as well.

    If you are an affiliate manager based in India and need to view my sites for some reason, PM me.
     
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    TheGooner

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    This. And Ukraine too.

    To answer the OP - We did once get a sizable player from India at a casino - around 2000 euros revenue over three months.
    But I'm prepared to forego that possibility just to bounce the spammers and scrapers.
     
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    jopaa

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    I blocked Ukraine too on most of my websites but a couple of years ago, a big Ukrainian player landed on one of my "non blocked" websites and lost almost €15.000 in one day playing slots. You never know! It might be that 99% of the traffic is junk and the remaining 1% brings you some good money .
     
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    woltran

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    I think traffic from india is not good, block it or sell it to some PPC
     

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