Here’s a list of 5 Google Chrome extensions which you can use to bypass country restrictions. If your country is blocking certain websites, like social networks for example, then you can use these extensions to bypass those restrictions. Let’s start.
Hola Better Internet
Hola Better Internet gives you unrestricted access to a large number of popular websites. Social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest, video streaming sites like Hulu and Netflix are all gonna be unblocked.
The only thing that you need to do is select a service from the list and after that you’re gonna be taken to the selected website, without having country restrictions imposed on you.
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Stealthy is a proxy extension for Chrome that bypasses country restrictions by connecting you to a different proxy server after you activate it by clicking on its top right corner icon.
You don’t have control over which proxy servers you’re gonna connect to. Each time that Stealthy is deactivated and then activated, you’ll be connected to a different proxy. There’s also an option for connecting to paid proxy servers if you upgrade to Stealthy Pro.
GeoProxy is another proxy manager for Chrome that lets you easily bypass country restrictions by giving you fresh lists of proxies for around the world and also allowing you to quickly change proxies.
The only thing that you have to do in order to change your identity online and to access blocked content is to click on the GeoProxy extension icon in the top right corner. It’s gonna present you a list of proxies grouped by country. Let’s say for example that you want a website to think you’re from the United State. Just select United States from the list, click Search and you’ll be given a list of working proxy servers that you can use.
Unblock Youku is an extension that’s aimed at Chinese users who are find that they cannot access their favorite services when traveling outside of China.
Unblock Youku gives you access to several websites and it offers 3 different methods of how to bypass country restrictions, as you can see from the image above. You just need to install the extensions and everything works, there’s no additional setup of any kind.
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With Proxy SwitchySharp you can easily change your IP address to bypass country restrictions, but you will have to use your own proxy servers.
SwitchySharp is only a proxy manager, a very advanced proxy manager.
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We suggest that you first try Hola Better Internet because it’s very easy to use and it supports a lot of different services. Try it and let us know what you think in the comments down below.
I get notices to say that Hola is controlling my Internet Connection.
I use the Chrome extension but I would hope that I am not part of a Botnet!
Otherwise I find it very good.