Hi, I need your help. Here is the message I have been constantly sent while trying to visit Dailymotion on Google Chrome in China. Why does this happen? Can you help me fix it?
This site can’t be reached
www.dailymotion.com took too long to respond.
Checking the connection
When you type the key words “famous video sharing sites” in the Google search box, you will see that Dailymotion is listed among the most well-known video sharing services in the world. Compared to YouTube, which is believed to be the largest and most popular video sharing website on the earth, Dailymotion may seem smaller and less known. But for French users, they may favor Dailymotion much more than any other giant video sharing websites. Dailymotion is a famous video-sharing website whose headquarter is located in Paris in France. Since the founding of the company in March 2005 by Benjamin and Olivier Poitrey, Dailymotion has developed continuously and significantly. The service has reached markets out of the French territory. Apart from head office in France, Dailymotion also has global locations in such metropolitan cities in the world as London, Singapore, San Francisco, Abidjan and New York City. If you visit the website as a tourist, Dailymotion allows you to search and watch your favorite contents. For registered users, they can share anything that they find it interesting and complies to the rules of the service by uploading the content to their account and publicize it. If you have account of Google+ or Facebook, you can sign in easily with them. The content on Dailymotion is typically categorized by Music, Gaming, Sports, News and Movies. Users and independent creators play an important role in supplying various videos. Meanwhile, its premium partners make a great contribution to provide quality and stable resources. To enjoy the feast of tons of wonderful content, you can either visit its website by typing the www.dailymotion.com in your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or other web browsers or download and install its application that is widely supported on various devices with all kinds of operating systems like android phones or tablets of Samsun, LG, Motorola, ZTE, etc., Iphones or Ipads of Apple Company, devices running Windows 10 and Windows Phone.
To make it easy for its users all over the world to enjoy the content, Dailymotion provide the service in 18 different languages and to make the content more accepted, 35 websites featuring local home pages and local content have been created. But in China, the government has blocked users in the country form visiting the service with the Great Firewall of China for some time. When you try to visit Dailymotion from China with your Chrome web browser, you will receive an error message constantly as it is in the case mentioned at the beginning of this article. So, is there a way to visit Dailymotion in China on Windows OS? And How?
In China, when you try to access the Dailymotion with your Chrome, you will be told something like the text above. This is the result of the block on the website by the Chinese government with the GFW. Even if the GFW is powerful, many users in China have successfully managed to bypass the GFW and access all the websites or services blocked with GFW including the Dailymotion.
There are many methods to access the Dailymotion in China, but undoubtedly, VPN can be the best way to make it. VPN is the abbreviation of Virtual Private Network. It is a technology that can bypass the GFW by replacing your original IP with a new one. With only one VPN, you can access all the websites blocked by the GFW.
The detail guide to use a VPN consists of three steps.
Step 1: First, it is needed to go to sign up for an account from a VPN service provider. Usually there are various service plan available, pick up the one that you think it best for you. After that, you will be provided the options to make the payment. Choose the payment method and fill in all the information to complete. An email will be sent to you to confirm the account upon payment being completed. After confirming, the next step is to download and install the software onto your system.
Step 2: Download and install the VPN software. Usually, a link to download the software will be provided in the confirmation email. You may be presented with a list of software where software for different operating systems or devices are listed like Windows VPN, Mac VPN, iOS VPN, Android VPN, Samsung Phone VPN, iPhone/iPad VPN etc. Select the one for your systems to finish downloading. The installation is easy, just click through the procedures as prompted all the way to complete.
Step 3: Connect to a US-based server or other appropriate server location on VPN. When the software is ready, the left you need to do is to start the application and fill in your account detail and choose a proper location. You can select any server located in US. If you like, you can also choose other locations like Canada. It is all up to you. Now everything is done.
For users who are looking for reliable brands of VPN services, the following three can be listed among their best choices. Although none of these brands is good enough to be considered as perfect in all aspects, they are very competitive in many aspects compared with their competitors.
Express VPN is the best in class VPN service provider as they are leading and advanced in terms of technical aspects. The technical aspect is most important for any user since they have to experience needed protection and privacy from all the rising security threats and issues. They are being famous and leading in the market for the service they offer since they are professionally advanced. The customer satisfaction is the main focus of the business and hence they try all the possibilities to bring the best in class service for the customers. So far they have not received negative reviews as they continue to offer the best service for the customers through high protection, increasing privacy and best customer service technically.
Headquartered in Panama, a country where people scream for freedom from NSA snooping, NordVPN is one of the most popular VPN services in the world. Even though its pricing is slightly expensive, it doesn’t prevent the company from being one of the most favored VPN service providers at all since it is a company that can ease the user’s safety concern to the most degree.
IPVanish includes a number of amazing and useful tools into its service. You may find its pricing a little bit high, but lots of users are attracted by the smooth and secure access to BitTorrent and P2P services. The option of cycling IP addresses is great and rare among many VPN services. Although some users may think its speed is not so fast as KeepSolid VPN Unlimited, NordVPN, or Private Internet Access, it is still a VPN that may suit you and best satisfy your needs.
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Published by Sarah Poehler on September 6, 2017 6:02 am and last modified on September 10, 2017 12:53 pm.