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July 14, 2020

When to use IP geolocation over HTML5 geolocation?

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When to use IP geolocation over HTML5 geolocation?

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Answer
by Geo Targetly

There are circumstances where IP location is a better option over HTML5. For example, if you are building applications where you need to display content in the user's native language/currency or redirect them to a certain webpage based on their location. By contrast, HTML5 Geolocation is better for more precise functions, like keeping up-to-date local information and location-tagged status updates.

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HTML5 geolocation, IP geolocation

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