If you’re a frequent internet user, you’ve probably come across the word ‘proxy or IP address’ on an advertisement or some where while surfing the web. The growing trend of proxies is not just a new toy in the market but many multinational companies are using it for their safety and privacy. Moreover, a type of proxy known as a residential proxy are the talk of the town these days.So, what are these? How do they work? Why are they so important? Are they only intriguing or do they actually work? What type of proxy should I get and which provider can I trust? These questions along with many questions will be answered as you read ahead.