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Proxy websites allows us to bypass our current ISP’s IP and connect to targeted website with a different IP; thus hiding our actual origin from detectable. Internet users use proxy websites for various reasons, some to access websites potentially blocked by their colleges or workplace, some use it to test their scripts. I frequently used them to test geo-location ads or to check if DNS are properly propagated when I adjust their settings.
So how does these Proxies work?
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Few reasons why I use web proxies
- to access a web page anonymously
- to access blocked web sites
- to access the websites are allowed to view in specific countries(few websites to listen to music and watch movies are freely accessible only within US)
- to see what type of ads are displayed on my blog when opened from different geo locations
- to check whether DNS changes are propagated to all countries