Use the Location Intelligence merit to accurately locate your users around the world. Location Intelligence can return information about a user's location based on IP address or GPS coordinates, whether they are using VPN or proxy, or are in a geo-restricted region.
🌎 Available globally
If this check is not enabled, location is tracked by default via IP address of the device used.
We can return the geographical address — country, state, city, and zip code — associated with the GPS settings on the user's device.
To enable high-accuracy checks, contact your account manager via email
Default check. We return the geographic address (country, state, city, and zip code) that matches the user's IP address.
We check whether a user is using a VPN or proxy to access your application and restrict those users from being verified.
You can "geo-restrict" your users, meaning you can specify which countries or cities users are allowed to use your application from. Based on what countries or cities you restrict, we will check that a user's IP address is within those geographical boundaries.
Here's what your users will see if you use Metamap's prebuilt UX:
There are 3 main steps to set up the Location Intelligence merit:
- Setup your metamap on the dashboard
- Integrate or use MetaMap's Direct Link
- Process verification results
The first step to setting up a Location Intelligence merit is to create a new metamap in the Dashboard.
Once you've created a new metamap, add the Location Intelligence product to the user flow, then use the switches to enable or disable the following options:
Use the MetaMap Button SDK integration if you want to use MetaMap's verification tools but design your own experience for your users.
In the dashboard, visit the Verifications tab, and click on a Verification to review the results.
Updated 2 days ago