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    help with HTTP referrer and document.write

    Hey guys,

    Can somebody help me out?

    I have a form that I would like to track a hidden field.

    I would like the content of the hidden field be dependent on the referring website...here is an example:

    If somebody visits my site from www.cnn.com then I would like the content of the hidden field to be "CNN Site" If someone was to come from my own homepage, www.ownpage.com/index.html then I would like the content within the hidden field to be "My Own"

    Can anybody help me out?

    I have messed around with some code, but nothing seems to work.

    Thanks

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    this works in ff, dont know about others...
    Code:
    <input type="hidden" id="ref" />
    
    <script>
    document.getElementById("ref") =  document.referrer;
    </script>
    my site (updated 13/9/26)
    BROWSER STATS [% share] (2014/5/28) IE7:0.1, IE8:5.3, IE11:8.4, IE9:3.2, IE10:3.2, FF:18.2, CH:46, SF:7.9, NON-MOUSE:32%


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