How to browse proxy sites

Updated February 21, 2017

You may encounter two types of proxy sites when browsing the Internet. You may come across websites that display lists of proxy sites or a proxy site, which is a website that allows you to browse the Internet anonymously while bypassing any Internet restrictions, such as proxy blocks, firewalls and Internet filters. Fortunately, regardless of which type of proxy site you are looking for, browsing its content is a simple process that can be accomplished swiftly.

Browse the Top Bits proxy site list web page (see Resources). Top Bits is a multifunctional website featuring a wide variety of proxy sites that can help you bypass any Internet restrictions. The Top Bits list of proxy sites web page also offers a proxy menu located on the left side of the screen, which delivers various types of proxies. While on the web page, you will also find a list proxies titled "New Proxies;" this list displays proxy sites by country, speed, amount of hits (visitors), and the age or amount of time each proxy site has been available online.

Visit the Proxify website for your browsing needs (see Resources). Proxify is an anonymous proxy site that allows you to bypass any Internet restrictions, such as firewalls, filters and proxy blocks established by Internet filtering software. When using Proxify, you simply type the URL of the website you want to access in the text box section and Proxify will bypass any restrictions. You may also optimise your search configuration for faster, securer and more compatible results. The optimisation options will allow you to configure your browsing by selecting to remove ads, scripts, cookies and page titles, plus you can also select the "Text only" option, so you only see text when you are redirected to the restricted website you want to visit.

Go to the Best Proxy Sites web page (see Resources). Best Proxy Sites claims to have the best proxy sites listed in its topsite list. On the upper section of the web page, you will find a section where you can filter your search options by type of proxy site. Options available on the drop-down menu include "Paid Proxy Sites," "Proxy Topsites" or you can search for all the sites available. You may also review the list of proxy sites displayed throughout the main page. Proxy sites displayed on the list will include brief descriptions for each proxy site, stats and rank. To access the proxy site you would like to use, simply click on the link corresponding to the proxy site you want and Best Proxy Sites will redirect you.


Proxy sites are always being uploaded to the Internet; therefore, checking websites that offer lists of proxy sites is the most viable way to access the most up-to-date proxy websites.

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Based in Orange County, Calif., Herman Cruz has been writing since 2007. His articles have been published in various content platforms and he also has written for Internet entrepreneurs who need assistance with writing sales letters and articles for their businesses. Cruz is pursuing his Bachelor of Arts in integrated composition, improvisation and technology at the University of California in Irvine.