How to use IP2Location in R Language

This tutorial demonstrates how to use the IP2Location library in the R programming language. We used RStudio, an open source IDE platform, for this tutorial explanation. For our geolocation library, we used the IP2Location Python Library as R has a ready package, reticulate, to interact with the python code. To […]

How to import PX8 (IPv6) into MSSQL 2017

Intro This guide aims to demonstrate how to load the IP2Proxy PX8 (IPv6) CSV file into a Microsoft SQL Server 2017 table. If you’re using an earlier version of the SQL Server, you will need to refer to our FAQ page at https://www.ip2location.com/faqs/px8-ip-proxytype-country-region-city-isp-domain-usagetype-asn-lastseen#database for technical information about creating the table […]

How to import DB24 (IPv6) into MSSQL 2017

Intro This guide aims to demonstrate how to load data from the IP2Location DB24 (IPv6) CSV file into a Microsoft SQL Server 2017 table. If you’re using an earlier version of the SQL Server, you will need to refer to our FAQ page at https://www.ip2location.com/faqs/db24-ip-country-region-city-latitude-longitude-zipcode-timezone-isp-domain-netspeed-areacode-weather-mobile-elevation-usagetype#database for technical information about creating […]

Redirect URL with the Apache Web Server using IP2Location

Intro Apache is a popular open-source web server being used on both the Linux and Windows environment. In this article, we will demonstrate how to enable geolocation redirection in Apache via the IP2Location Apache Module for the Debian Linux environment.   Pre-requisites We will assume that you have a functioning […]

How to redirect on Flask using IP2Location data

Introduction Flask is a lightweight web framework written in Python which makes it easy to develop a web application. Developers have the freedom to choose the libraries or tools they want to use. In addition, developers can utilize third party libraries to identify visitors location. From there, developers can set […]

Preventing click fraud

Intro Whenever you’re surfing the Internet, you can’t help but notice one thing. There are advertisements everywhere. They are a necessary part of the web ecosystem as they help to subsidize the costs of running the website or may even be the core revenue earner for the website operator. Quite […]

Detecting search engine bots

Intro Search engine bots are also known as crawlers, spiders, robots, etc. These are software designed to run on a large number of computers with the express purpose of crawling all of the pages on the Internet. They will read almost everything on the pages being crawled and also dive […]

Using Postman to call IP2Proxy Proxy Detection API

Intro Postman is a development tool you can use to test the calling of an API. We will demonstrate how to configure Postman with the IP2Proxy Proxy Detection API Swagger configuration to easily setup the request to the API.   Pre-requisites First of all, you will need to download the […]