Below are the suggestions some affected bloggers in China have offered for circumventing the Great Firewall. Several unblocked bloggers like myself are posting it, and hopefully this will filter down to readers in China affected by the blog-out.
The Nanny does not care about blocked blogs. If Typepad can’t find a
way to sort it out, then affected websites in China will have to find
different ways to stay online.
In the meantime, here are some notes about how to get around the Nanny
if you are in China.
The easiest way to get around an Internet block is to use a proxy
server. Two popular proxies that are really easy to use are:
Just go to either of those pages and enter the URL of the blocked site
into the box. Hey presto, up yours Nannny!
Richard Burger is the author of Behind the Red Door: Sex in China, an exploration of China's sexual revolution and its clash with traditional Chinese values.