What are the best resources for accessing the dark web?

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    #1Tor Browser

    Tor Browser

    Tor Browser is a free multiplatform web browser developed with privacy in mind. It lets users browse the internet anonymously and privately, reducing the risk of personal data breaches and hacks. It is available for Mac, Windows, and Linux.


    Windows, Mac, Linux


    William Davidson
    Written on March 7, 2017
    "I probably shouldn't be posting here, but this is the best browser for searching the darkweb. You don't have to worry about getting tracked. This browser, is encrypted, and the government can't get to you. It's the only browser safe enough to peruse the darkweb. "
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    #2[TUTORIAL] How To Access The Dark Web

    [TUTORIAL] How To Access The Dark Web
    In this article, you can see a practical guide to accessing The Dark Net in a safe way.


    Alan Carlson
    Written on February 15, 2017
    "I always wanted to check out the "dark web" , but it seemed too complicated to deal with. This site turned me on to all the info I needed. The VPN setup instructions were very useful as well...and now that ISP's can sell our info using one of those is a real smart idea. 5 stars for this site...check it out!"
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    #3[TUTORIAL] How To Access The Deep Web | Access The Deep Web Safely

    [TUTORIAL] How To Access The Deep Web | Access The Deep Web Safely
    This video shows you how to access the deep web safely 2016. Learn how to stay safe while browsing.


    Larry Sims
    Written on March 4, 2017
    "I followed the instructions by downloading their recommended browser, Tor, similar to Firefox, in order to access the Deep Web safely. I also noted that they recommend using a VPN in order to protect myself while browsing these websites."
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    #4[DISCUSSION] What is the deep/dark web and how do you access it?

    [DISCUSSION] What is the deep/dark web and how do you access it?

    In this post, it explains the dark web and the way to access it.



    Julio César Colín
    Written on February 23, 2017
    "Quora, the place to get all your questions answered..better then ask Jeeves, better then Yahoo Answer and if you want your answers questioned by real people with real experience then yes it's even better the Google...Quora is a blog and a forum mixed into one...You can find the answers you're looking for by just typing it into the search bar and scrolling through already pre-typed blogs and article by people who know what they're talking about or you can start a conversation on the forums..."What is the deep/dark web and how do you access it" is one of the many questions you can find the answer to on Quora."
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    #5Access the DarkNet

    Access the DarkNet
    This video shows you how to configure tor for anonymous internet browsing


    Jorge Alberto Vásquez
    Written on March 1, 2017
    "Use this at your own risk as the Dark Net is the seedy underground part of the internet. Kind of like that back alley you were always told to steer clear from. This is a good resource if you are willing to take the risk and delve into the dark underbelly of the internet."
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    #6Onion Browser

    Onion Browser

    Onion Browser is the original open-source Tor-powered browser for iOS which helps you to access the internet with more safety and privacy. It is available on different platforms such as Windows, Mac, and iOS. 


    Windows, Mac, iOS


    Rogelio Bravo
    Written on January 13, 2017
    "You really have only solution if you want to browse the dark web. That's with the Tor browser. It's the only browser that you can trust when it comes to encryption, and most sites on the darknet are listed in this browser. It's the perfect solution to browsing those hidden websites. "
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    I2P is an anonymous overlay network that provides privacy protections for communications over the internet.

    Windows, Mac


    Jason Dunn
    Written on February 12, 2017
    "Today privacy is becoming an increasing concern in our increasingly digital world. I2P provides a method to connect to the internet privately. Communicate online discreetly with I2P using an anonymous connection."
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    Freenet is a peer-to-peer platform for censorship-resistant communication and publishing. Browse websites, post on forums, and publish files within Freenet with strong privacy protections.

    Windows, Mac


    Philip Wade
    Written on March 20, 2017
    "Although I haven't tried it out yet, Freenet is probably the easiest and most reliable way to access the darknet. With a "one-click" installation you can be browsing a part of the internet that only techies could access before."
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    #9Beginner's Guide To The Deep Web and The Dark Web

    Beginner's Guide To The Deep Web and The Dark Web
    This step-by-step article describes some of the ways you can access deep Web content.


    Paul Holland
    Written on March 27, 2017
    "From time to time, I hear about this unseen side to the Internet, where people can see sites that are normally invisible. This article is a quick guide to the Dark Web. It's informative without going too deeply into the technical aspects, and is great for those who are inexperienced."
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    IPVanish is a VPN service based in the United States. It allows users to appear in one of more than 60 different countries. It also provides end-to-end network encryption.


    Windows, Mac, iOS, Android

    Varies by plan

    Chen Yao
    Written on March 16, 2017
    "IPVanish is the only Top Tier Virtual Private Network (VPN). It offers a secure solution to protect online activity and personal information and believes everyone deserves online confidentiality. It provides access to an unrestricted internet, privately and securely and allow users to bypass international censorship and corporate firewalls. No logs of user activity are kept. It allows you to appear in your virtual location of choice with an anonymous IP address."
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    #11[TUTORIAL] How to Access The Deep Web / The Dark Net Simple Tutorial

    [TUTORIAL] How to Access The Deep Web / The Dark Net Simple Tutorial
    This simple video tutorial will guide you through using the Tor Browser Bundle to use .onion links which allow you to enter the realms of the unknown internet.


    Harold Thompson
    Written on January 30, 2017
    "Sometimes I want to access the web through non-conventional avenues. This video is supposed to show how to access dark net material but it falls a bit short. Nonetheless, it pointed me in the right direction and even scared me a little. "
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    Proxy.org is the pragmatic web surfer's guide to online privacy and anonymous web surfing.


    Yu Xie
    Written on November 27, 2017
    "I'm glad to learn about this website. With just one clock you can hide yourself (well, your ip address, anyway). With so much security breach going on with large companies like Equifax and others, you cannot be too careful when it comes to protecting your privacy. Good call."
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    Orbot is a free proxy app that empowers other apps to use the internet more securely. Orbot uses Tor to encrypt your Internet traffic and then hides it by bouncing through a series of computers around the world.



    Timothy Ellis
    Written on January 6, 2017
    "Can I first say I really hate videos and articles that tell you WHY you should be interested in the thing you're looking up? I'm already interested, that's why I'm looking it up. Anyway, this is a good app for proxy surfing, and it has some weird bugs to it, but overall it works at promised."
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    #14Onion Search Engine

    Onion Search Engine

    Onion search engine is a search engine app with for searching content on tor network, deepweb and darkweb. No cookies, no javascript, no trace, protect your privacy.




    L33 Uchytil
    Written on January 7, 2018
    "I suggest it I suggest a solution because I use this browser myself to access the dark web"
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    #15Globus VPN+TOR+Cloud

    Globus VPN+TOR+Cloud
    Get a Globus VPN+TOR and protect your online privacy provisioning access to your favorite websites and applications.

    Android, iOS


    Jack Yi
    Written on January 5, 2017
    "The internet connection works with all applications in any part of the world and protect the online identity the total advantage is the main solution is the good one."


Best What are the best resources for accessing the dark web
1Tor BrowserSoftware 99 Free
2[TUTORIAL] How To Access The Dark WebArticles 45 Free
3[TUTORIAL] How To Access The Deep Web | Access The Deep Web SafelyVideos 23 Free
4[DISCUSSION] What is the deep/dark web and how do you access it?Websites 16 Free
5Access the DarkNetVideos 16 Free
6Onion BrowserSoftware 13 Free
7I2PSoftware 11 Free
8FreenetSoftware 10 Free
9Beginner's Guide To The Deep Web and The Dark WebArticles 9 Free
10IPVanishSoftware 7 Free

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