IP2Location Hello Greeting


IP2Location Hello Greeting plugin displays the Hello greeting message in visitor’s native language based on visitor’s origin country. This plugin will derive the country information from the visiting IP address using IP2Location geolocation database, and automatically select the right Hello message for display. This plugin support Chinese, English, Spanish, Arabic, Hindi, Russian, Bengali, Portuguese, Malay, French, German, Urdu, Japanese, Persian, Italian, Korean, Turkish, Vietnamese and Polish languages for display, and in case the translation is not available for a particular language, it will be substituted with English display.

This plugin supports both the shortcode and widget display. In case of any missing language that you would like to see in this plugin, please feel free to feedback us at support@ip2location.com. We will be happy to include this into the plugin.

This plugin uses IP2Location BIN file for location queries that free your hassle from setting up the relational database. Moreover, IP2Location provides monthly BIN update for your download, so that you could have the latest and accurate results.

BIN file download: IP2Location Commercial database | IP2Location LITE database

More Information

Please visit us at http://www.ip2location.com


  • Use of IP2Location Hello Greeting
  • Example of translated Hello native languages
  • IP2Location Hello Greeting setting page
  • IP2Location Hello Greeting shortcode display
  • IP2Location Hello Greeting sidebar widget


  1. Create ip2location-hello-greeting folder in the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Upload database.bin to /wp-content/ip2location-hello-greeting/ directory.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  4. You can now start using IP2Location Hello Greeting to customize your greeting content.

Please take note that this plugin requires minimum PHP version 5.4.

Contributors & Developers

“IP2Location Hello Greeting” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • 1.0.0 First public release.
  • 1.1.0 Use IP2Location PHP 8.0.2 library for lookup.
  • 1.1.1 Added debug log.
  • 1.1.2 Tested up to WordPress 5.1.1.
  • 1.1.3 Updated documentation links.
  • 1.1.4 Updated IP2Location library to 8.1.0.