What is a referring domain?

Some definitions to get everyone on the same page:

  • Referring domain: also known as a ref domain, a referring domain is the domain that backlinks are coming from.
  • Backlink: a backlink is a link on another website that points to your site.

When should I use this feature?

This feature can be useful to:

  • Apply a promotion only when the traffic comes from an affiliate
  • Restrict a promotion to traffic coming from a social network¬†
  • Exclude traffic coming from search engines
  • ...

How do I use it?

  • Edit your promotion
  • Go to the "Rules" tab
  • Find the Referrer section
  • Choose to include or include domains and add your domains, separated with a comma:
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