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iQ Block Country

Block visitors from countries you don't want on your website. Based on which country your visitor is from.

  1. Unzip the archive and put the iq-block-country folder into your plugins folder (/wp-content/plugins/).
  2. Download the IPv4 database from: http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoLiteCountry/GeoIP.dat.gz
  3. Unzip the GeoIP database and upload it to your upload dir usually /wp-content/uploads/GeoIP.dat
  4. Download the IPv6 database if you have a website running on IPv6 from: http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoIPv6.dat.gz
  5. Unzip the GeoIP database and upload it to your upload dir usually /wp-content/uploads/GeoIPv6.dat
  6. If you do not want to or cannot download the MaxMind GeoIP database you can use the GeoIP API.
  7. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  8. Go to the settings page and choose which countries you want to ban. Use the ctrl key to select multiple countries

Requires: 3.5.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.3
Last Updated: 2015-3-13
Active Installs: 10,000+

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3.8 out of 5 stars

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15 of 16 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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