With more than one billion videos being watched every day, YouTube is the world’s most popular video streaming service. However, not every video uploaded on YouTube might be available to you.
This is where we step in!
In this article, I’ll describe different methods to unblock video on streaming sites like YouTube, and help you access YouTube without any hassle.
Why is this YouTube video blocked?
Before moving ahead and listing different methods, take a minute to find out popular reasons why you’re unable to binge-watch content on YouTube or other video streaming sites.
While most of the videos on YouTube are available worldwide, many of them come with their own licensing terms and conditions. Copyright and regional restrictions, as defined by the video uploader, prompt YouTube to show messages like “Sorry, this video is not available in your country“.
The second common reason is the manual restrictions enforced by local law enforcement agencies, schools, office network admins, ISPs, etc.
Important: While we believe accessing content and videos freely on the website is an integral part of your freedom, we’d advise you to respect your local laws and authorities, and avoid any legal trouble.
How to unblock YouTube videos?
1. Get a VPN
While many online guides list a proxy network as the go-to method to open YouTube, I recommend using a trusted VPN. The reason for doing so is simple — a VPN provides you the double advantage of bypassing and encryption.
A VPN will first encrypt your internet request and then route it ..