Like many browsers, Firefox is a secure tool that enables computers to search the Internet in a fast and reliable fashion. Firefox also has a very large number of add-ons that allow individuals the options to customize the browser to fit their needs. Anonymous Internet surfing is an option that many users are embracing because of the added security that hiding your IP Address brings to Internet activities. Let’s look at some of the top add-ons for Firefox and Internet Anonymous surfing.
With the very popular use of torrents as a means of downloading and file sharing, Torbutton is a welcomed and powerful tool for keeping your identity secret. This is a one-click activation feature that helps Torrent users to engage or disengage the torrent. To date, this is the only add-on that will keep cookies from exposing your IP Address. This is an effective means to manage torrents and prevent general privacy exposure.
This add-on is perhaps the widest used add-on for Firefox. It is recognized on a world level as promoting Internet privacy. The benefit of FoxyProxy is that, as a proxy management tool, it upgrades what have always been a limited set of options within Firefox. Time tested and easy to use, this add-on is known across upwards of 25 countries.
AutoProxy is an awesome tool because it is not only simple to use it is effective in completely making your online presence invisible. We are talking total anonymity. The effectiveness of this add-on is that it allows users to add websites to its active proxy list instead of switching between using a proxy and not using a proxy. If you frequent a site, add it to the list, and each time you visit that site in the future you will do so through AutoProxy. No more turning on the proxy, or turning it off when you need to do other things.
This downloadable add-on is an easy way to surf the web anonymously. It will allow you to change your IP Address and to dictate which country you are from without having to switch programs. Once you are invisible you can access geographically blocked websites, censored websites, or access blocked IP websites. This program works by issuing you an anonymoX IP Address in place of your computers own IP Address.
These four add-ons are supported by Firefox and improve the ability of people to surf the Internet without exposing their computers IP Address. Being anonymous is a boost to security and peace of mind. After all, it is important that our IP Addresses be private so that we can surf the Internet without fear of hackers, or rejection because of your location.