YouTube is Blocked in China?
YouTube is one of the most widely used websites that is flooded with the different channels and different and exciting videos. However, if you are in China you will be missing all these interesting videos.
The GFW (Great Fire Wall) of China have not only blocked the Google and the websites that may cause problems with the society of the Chinese people, but also have blocked the most widely used website, video host, social sites and application. YouTube is also one such application which is not employed in China. Not on the browser and the not on the phone application, you cannot use YouTube with the help of the Chinese servers. Extra help is needed to make YouTube available for you in China.
Reason why YouTube don’t work in China
YouTube is one of those social media applications that were considered harmful during the 2009 riots in the China. Hence, along with Facebook and other social media application, YouTube is also banned in China. The government of the China stated that this application and the rest of the social media applications were the reason behind the increased tension in the 2009 riots. This is the reason why YouTube is not accessible in China.
Therefore, if you are moving to China then, be prepared because many applications will not be working on the Chinese internet as the GFW have blocked them. Though you try the different internet service providers, it will not be able to give you the access to all these applications. The Great Firewall of China is much more powerful than you can image. Continue Reading