Often, you may got frustrated few times to see web page message that says website does not offer videos in your country. You may be in luck if you know how to watch those contents even if you see the messages such as the ones below:
“Sorry, Netflix is not available in your country yet.”
“Sorry, currently our video library can only be watched from within the United States”
“Currently BBC iPlayer TV programmes are available to play in the UK only”
Page has illustration of how you can access HULU and BBC iplayer in geo restricted places. This may allow you more option for accessing sites for watching live tv, movies, sport, tv shows, series, listening music, and others. Trick explained here works just fine for many other similar websites including Pandora and Netflix.
4 Step Illustration to Install Hola to Bypass Geo-Restriction
Step-1: Visit the website Hola.org
Screenshot of the website is included for illustration.
Step-2: Click Start using Hola
Refer to the screenshot. You can also choose browser or OS options manually below the button.
Step-3: Click on the Add button
We have shown screenshot of installation for Chrome browser. You can do the same with any other browsers.
Step-4: Start using Hola
Hola is now installed for your browser. On top-right angle you will see Hola icon. Click that icon and it will show you most used sites with Hola.
Now you can go to Hulu.com or BBC iplayer. Then click on the icon and chose the country. Enjoy watching your videos.
Also, you can just go to any website that is geo-restricted and when site loads then click on top right Hola icon and it will automatically offer you IP address from few countries.
Quick note on Netflix
Netflix is best paid video streaming service. They charge less then 10$ per month and offer great amount Movies Documentaries and TV Shows.
As mentioned in Wiki, Netflix is an international provider of on-demand Internet streaming media available to viewers in all of Australia, New Zealand, South America, Japan, North America and parts of Europe (Denmark, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland and United Kingdom), and of flat rate DVD-by-mail in the United States, where mailed DVDs and Blu-ray are sent via Permit Reply Mail.
Quick note on BBC iPlayer
BBC iPlayer is a free live TV, radio and video on demand service provider from UK. On iPlayer you can watch all BBC channels live also many tv shows, series, news, sports, and movies.
You can learn more about them in wikipage - BBC iPlayer is an internet streaming catchup television and radio service for people in the United Kingdom. The service is available on a wide range of devices, including mobile phones and tablets, personal computers, and smart televisions. Neither the iPlayer services nor the individual TV programmes display any commercial advertising. The terms BBC iPlayer, iPlayer, and BBC Media Player all refer to the same services.
Quick note on HULU.com
HULU is completely legal site but you will need to watch ads before video starts and few times after. Hulu has good offer for TV Series, Shows, Documentaries. It also has movies collection.
Biggest downside of hulu is geo restriction - may be not anymore if you read this article -, site is only available for US.
Wikipedia page for HULU explains that it is an American online company and partially ad-supported streaming service offering a selection of TV shows, clips, movies, and other streaming media on Hulu.com. Hulu subscribers can access episodes in HD (when available) from ABC, the CW, Fox, and NBC the day after they air, using Internet-connected computers, game consoles, set-top boxes, smartphones, tablets, TVs, and other devices for a monthly subscription fee.