Poka GEOLocation Plugin
The Ultimate WordPress GEOLocation Plugin
Poka GEOLocation plugin provides IP geolocation detection tools.
Built in integration with PokaTheme but also can be used with any other theme.
Show location based content to your visitors
GEOLocation for all of your post types
You can enable/disable the geolocation feature to any post types you have in your site and then you can control the visible content with the available shortcodes or show notifications to your users.
Caching functionality included
Identifying user location for each page request can affect page loading time so we included caching functionality that you can enable and cache user location for browser session.
Location based notifications
Display location based notifications to you users with a simple shortcode that can be used anywhere in the content and in any Custom Post Type you want.
Optionally you can display the country flag with a different message in each post.
Can I use it with any theme or only with PokaTheme?
The plugin works with any theme and any Custom Post Type. Because it uses shortcodes to hide/show content or show notifications, you can use it with any content editor.
The only difference is that we have built an integration with PokaTheme so that the affiliate tables or widgets can display allowed reviews based on user location.
Because the plugin is developer friendly you can create integrations with any other theme you are using.
Which Geolocation library the plugin is using?
The plugin use the free version of MaxMind GEOLite2 database.
The geolocation service is completely free?
Yes the service is completely free.
You just have to create a free account to MaxMind and get an API key in order to be able to update the database.
How accurate is user location?
The accuracy is depending on the country of the visitor.
You can see statistics of accuracy from MaxMind here.
How the geolocation database is updated?
The database can be updated manually or automatic through the plugin settings (WordPress cron job).
In how many sites I can use the plugin?
You can use the plugin on as many sites you want!