As you should already be well aware, Twitter, along with the majority of social media platforms, can’t be accessed from Mainland China. If you’re in China and want to access the Internet without restrictions, you will need a system to get around the filtering conducted by the so-called Great Firewall of China.
Currently, the most effective and simplest system to use to get around restrictions is called a Virtual Private Network or VPN.
In this article, I am going to give you a simple, step-by-step explanation on how to access Twitter and any blocked website in China.
What you’ll need to Tweet in China
Tweeting in China is easy. All you will need is Internet access and a system to get around the Internet restrictions imposed by the Great Firewall of China.
Currently, the most effective and easy-to-use system to get around the Great Firewall is a Virtual Private Networks or VPN.
What’s a VPN and where can I get one?
A VPN is a system designed to redirect all or a part of your online traffic through a server located in another place. The traffic between your device and the server is encrypted, preventing third parties from being able to see your online activities, thus increasing security. [Read more…]