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referredby 0.1.4

Parsing referrer URLS for common search engines.


A Python module for parsing referrer URLs, in particular for common search engines.

It’s main entry point is the referredby.who method:

>>> import referredby
>>> referredby.who('')
SearchEngine(name='Yahoo! Indonesia', domain='', keywords=['friendly', 'cat'])

The list of search engines that it matches is borrowed from Spiros Denaxas’s URI::ParseSearchString project.

Release notes


  • Add a bunch of new Google country domains
  • Support Python 3


  • Add domain


  • Improve matching of Yahoo mail
  • Add mail engine matching to the who() method


  • Add more flexible matching of Yahoo search domains
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