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What is geo-location and how does it affect geo-restricted content

Geo-location is a name give to the method that websites use to determine the location that a user is accessing their website from. The website gathers the IP address from the incoming connection and uses a database to provide co-ordinates that reveal where in the world, that server is located. By geographically profiling users, website admins can restrict content to be available to users from only certain locations - this is geo-restricted content.


By using a VPN such as TotalVPN, you are able to change your IP address to a location that the website does not restrict, and enjoy what would otherwise be, inaccessible content.

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