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Offline edcplanet

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Best method for tracking member referrals?
« on: February 24, 2012, 03:09:16 PM »
What's the best method to track existing members and how many new members they get to join? I'm thinking about running a promotion to boost membership levels, but want to make sure this can be done.

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Re: Best method for tracking member referrals?
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2012, 03:18:19 PM »
I would use the referrals mod which can used to track about how many are referred by a specific user. The member would give out a referral link for a new user to join the forum.
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Re: Best method for tracking member referrals?
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2012, 03:20:06 PM »
Is this referral mod reliable? Any issues with members being able to "fake" referrals?

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Re: Best method for tracking member referrals?
« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2012, 03:26:32 PM »
A user could register multiple accounts from the same IP or if they go on other computers and create new users but there really is no way around the second part.
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Re: Best method for tracking member referrals?
« Reply #4 on: February 24, 2012, 03:36:44 PM »
Is there a way to see a list of members and their total referrals?