Internet Protocol Address (or IP Address) is a unique address that computing devices such as personal computers, tablets, and smartphones use to identify itself and communicate with other devices in the IP network. Any device connected to the IP network must have a unique IP address within the network. An IP address is analogous to a street address or telephone number in that it is used to uniquely identify an entity.
- Bypass any bans website in your region your ISP, School, College, Office, Government etc. Sometimes website owner bans them self in a particular region. SO in this case proxy helps a lot.
- Prevent Web tracking
- Hide their location
- Browse websites anonymously
What is VPN
A virtual private network (VPN) protects your data and identity over public networks, like the Internet and wireless hotspots. Various protocols are used to create an encrypted tunnel that transports data securely. While a firewall may protect the data on your computer, a VPN will protect your data on the Internet. The goal of a VPN is to implement the same level of security provided by private networks at substantially lower costs.
Visi this site to see your current IP Address
Method1 : Extension
It is the quickest and easy way to change/hide IP Address. There are the some Google chrome extensions that can be used to change proxy in chrome browser and hide your browser IP to remain anonymous. For secure browsing, hide your browser IP and open the banned site in the network only on Google chrome.
I had added some Google chrome extensions that can be used to Google chrome users to hide or change IP. Note that these extensions only help to change browser IP, not the system IP.
Some important and popular VPN extensions are as follow:
⇒ Hola VPN
Now, go to this site and you will see you IP Address will be change.
Method 2: Software
VPNs can be free or you can pay for the service. They help you get on the Internet and assign you a different IP address, but there’s a wide range of reliability in providers. The best VPNs offers of features, server location, connectivity protocols, and price:
Some Advantages of Paid VPN’s
- Fast, secure and highly reliable. All your web traffic is encrypted to keep your data safe from hackers and also protect your privacy.
- You can choose from a list of countries and locations to obtain a new IP address. This makes it possible to have your origin from any country of your choice.
- Easily bypass regional blocks to access sites and content that are restricted for your location.