I'm sure there is a solution posted somewhere on the forum. called GeoIP or something
Can anybody tell me herehow can I block visitors from certain countries to use my proxies??
I am getting lots of visitors from Arab countries and it is just waste of bandwidth Because this traffic does not generate any revenue.
Plus I am using glype script and a cpanel hosting.
You can use block a country, block by ip address, deny access by country and it produces a list you can cut and paste into your htaccess file.
Probably the simplest solution for newbies
Have a read through these, should get you started in the right direction.
Block A Country
Block Countries with Geoip Lite (Easiest Way)
How to install GeoIP and block foreign traffic
How to Block and Redirect a country to a different site ?
If you want to go with htaccess blocking, there's another alternative which I think is a little more accurate compared to the Blockacountry Lists:
I think last time I used blockacountry my IP range was incorrectly listed as china.
Last edited by Mike-XS; 29 November, 2009 at 12:18 PM. Reason: because it's like that and that's the way it is
I finally got around to using geoip. It was simple once I got the hang of it. Looked intimidating at first, so I procrastinated for ages on trying it out.
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