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Free IP Lookup Widget

Description

Allows your visitors to see their IP address and location in a beautiful widget, compatible for full page views or sidebar views.

IP Lookup API

This plugin uses the IPF1 API at:
https://api.ipf1.com/

The API is used to return the IP location data such as the country, region, and city location of the requested IP address.

The API does not collect or store any lookup requests and does not require any account or authentication to use the API.
There is no warranty or guarantees for the accuracy or availably of the IP lookup API. Full documentation for the API is available at:
https://api.ipf1.com/doc.html

The API terms available here:
https://api.ipf1.com/terms.html

Screenshots

  • The IP lookup widget shown (long banner view for full page)
  • Setting the widget shortcode in Appearance > Widgets (sidebar view shortcode)

Installation

The plugin is simple to install:

  1. Download free-ip-lookup-widget.zip
  2. Unzip
  3. Upload free-ip-lookup-widget directory to your /wp-content/plugins directory
  4. Go to the plugin management page and enable the plugin
  5. Insert the plugin short code on the page(s) you wish to show the widget.

Usage examples:

[hidemyip option_value=”sidebar”]
[hidemyip option_value=”banner”]

FAQ

Installation Instructions

The plugin is simple to install:

  1. Download free-ip-lookup-widget.zip
  2. Unzip
  3. Upload free-ip-lookup-widget directory to your /wp-content/plugins directory
  4. Go to the plugin management page and enable the plugin
  5. Insert the plugin short code on the page(s) you wish to show the widget.

Usage examples:

[hidemyip option_value=”sidebar”]
[hidemyip option_value=”banner”]

What exactly does this plugin do?

When installed and activated in your WordPress installation, this plugin enables you to display the IP address and location of your visitors.

Why might I want to use this plugin?

You may find this plugin useful if you wish you visitors to be able to easily see their IP address and location at any time on your site. If you are selling or affiliated with privacy products or services such as proxy or VPN services, or anonymous web browser services, or want to inform your visitors what information may be exposed when they browse the Internet, then this plugin may be useful to you.

Does this plugin support IPv4 and IPv6?

Yes, this plugin supports both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses.

Are there any special server requirements to use this plugin?

There are no special server settings or requirements for this plugin to function. The Free IP Lookup Widget plugin will work even with restrictive server security settings enabled.

Contributors & Developers

“Free IP Lookup Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.