In India where you are banned to access websites be it adult content or be it torrents or other pirated content. Some months ago we were fighting for net neutrality. Which is somehow on hold for the moment. Am going to walk you through with an easy method of accessing those websites with a simple app on your phone.
You can access them on your Android/iOS with a simple solution by using a private network. Before getting into the basic steps read below what a VPN is and how it functions.
So what’s a V. P. N?
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a network technology that creates a secure network connection over a public network such as the Internet or a private network owned by a service provider. (source)
There are numerous proxy and VPN services available online which can be used to fulfill your desires. Some are free while many are paid services which come with more features than what a layman doesn’t need.
Leaving the other stuff apart, let’s see how one can access blocked websites on smartphone.
HOLA FREE VPN lets you access websites which are blocked by your ISPs.
How to Access Blocked Websites on Android device using Hola VPN app (free on playstore)
Step 1: Install the HOLA Free VPN app on your Android device. Open the app
Step 2: Next, select the web browser or any other app you want to use the VPN with. If you cant see your browser click more and select the browser.
Step 3: Here I have selected the web browser. You can also browse inside the Hola app which has basic functionality of a web browser.
Note- As default the VPN is set to USA you can change it if you wish to
Step 4: Click ‘Open’ and then Google Chrome will be launched with the VPN support.
VOILA now you can access the blocked websites with ease. The key button shows that you are accessing the net using VPN app.
If you want to turn off the VPN service, simply slide your notification tab and click ‘Switch off Unblocker’.
Do let me know if you use any other alternatives in the comments below. And please share this with your friends and not your family. 😉