Switch shop by location

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we have two stores, one for german user and one for englisch user, so we need a plugin that automaticly switch the store if the browser language is german or englisch to the different stores or switch by different locations.


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With custom script you can achieve this.
For language based, script will auto detect the browser language and redirect user accordingly or you can use a popup cookies based which will ask for user preference and redirect user accordingly.
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Hello @DanielKreiner

This is Ren from the Shopify support team, thanks for your post! We happen to have a large selection of plug-ins available that assist in geolocation for your stores. 

These apps all work to redirect your customers to localized stores based on their IP address. I will list some options below with varying features and prices to consider. 


Geolocation Redirects is an option that comes with a 7-day free trial and only cost $6.99 to use monthly. 

GeoIP Country Redirect works to automatically and instantly redirect, displays a cookie consent bar for EU visitors and boasts SEO safety among other features. 
GeoIP Country Redirect/Blocker

appears to be a highly customizable options with unique templates for showing IP relevant information and includes a long list of features including announcement bar, country blocker and currency switcher. 

I recommend reviewing the apps available and taking advantage of the free trials to determine which app best suits your business needs. Hope that helps! 



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Hi there!


There is another solution worth checking out: Geo Targetly 


When the language is changed, it adds a query parameter to the URL, for example, exampleshop.com?lang=en or exampleshop.com?lang=germany.


The particular Geo Redirect tool can detect your website's visitors' locations(like country/state/city) by their IPs and auto direct them to correct URLs. For example, if you visitor is in Germany, and he goes to examplyshop.com, it will auto direct him to exampleshop.com?lang=germany.


The tool is easy to set and integrate. You can set up redirecting rules within only a few steps. No code is necessary by yourself. The service will generate code for you to add to your website. Shopify platform is perfectly supported.


Hope it helps!