Using Privacy Redirect

Privacy Redirect is a browser extension that redirects Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Google Maps, Reddit, Google Search, Google Translate and Wikipedia requests to privacy friendly alternative front-ends, such as the ones hosted on

It is available for both Firefox and Chrome:

Privacy Redirect turns using alternative front-ends into a seamless experience:

Activating or deactivating a particular redirect is easy:

By default, Privacy Redirect selects a random public instance for each of the redirects you enable. If you want it to only redirect to your favorite instances, you can click on ‘More Options’ and specify which ones to use for each platform:

Privacy Redirect works great with instances.