A proxy or a VPN is commonly used to ‘mask’ your IP. When you view a website using a proxy or a VPN, instead of the website and your Internet service provider(ISP) see your IP, they see the proxy’s IP instead. Hence, giving you a sufficient layer of anonymity.
Sometimes a proxy or a VPN is used when a certain website you want to view is blocked in your country. (e.g. Google, Facebook, and YouTube being blocked in China)
We are pretty much using the same purpose for our benefit in botting. Proxies & VPNs help you so that Jagex can’t detect your home IP, because I’m pretty sure that’s not something that you’d like to happen. The last thing you would want is a ‘chainban’, whereas your accounts that has logged in on your home IP will be linked, then possibly banned when one of those accounts get caught.
NOTE: A Virtual Private Network or VPN will route ALL your traffic through the VPN server, including programs and applications. Whereas a Proxy is usually only used for individual applications and programs, commonly used on web browsers.
Should I buy a proxy or a VPN?
Buy a proxy if you’re planning on botting multiple accounts. Since you wouldn’t like all your bots to have a single IP, which may lead to a chainban.
Buy a VPN if you’re only planning on botting one or two accounts and if you’re fine with your computer having a different IP (may cause slower internet speed depending on VPN provider).
Which proxy services should I buy?
Luckily, we got these covered for you. All you need to do is choose from our list below. Also, go visit their sites and compare the prices since prices may vary depending on how many proxies you’re planning on buying.