Proxy websites become popular nowadays. They are great tools to make you invisible while browsing the web. Proxy websites are also useful when accessing the Internet on public computers.
Proxy web sites or proxies are generally used for anonymous browsing and bypassing network restrictions.
If your work or school has use filtering to prevent people from visiting certain websites – a proxy server is a way to get around such restrictions. Proxy server works by acting as a “middle man” – first it download the requested page itself, then proxy server sends you downloaded page, all images and other objects, thus bypassing any filters or firewalls. This is good alternative for students to bypass school firewalls or filters to access such popular sites as MySpace or Bebo