Russian Search Engine Yandex now blocks 100% Referrer Data with Not Provided
Yandex announced yesterday that, they have now capable of securing 100% organic search queries by encrypting it, results in “not provided” count.
This Report was provided by Anna Oshkalo, shared her analytic screen shot with detailed Yandex Keyword Data showing “not provided”
Yandex wrote, and I am using Google Translate
In December 2013 we started an experiment to encrypt the text queries in the referrer, encrypt 30 % of the user requests and announced. The web masters have started searching possibilities for other methods to know the user’s interest. From yesterday, they started encrypting referrers at 100% of the flow of user’s requests.