A proxy server can be used for an array of applications, meeting your privacy requirements, access restricted content, or sustain safety when surfing the web. Faster data extraction and web scraping are further advantages of using proxies
The uses or significance of proxies can be summarised as:
The proxy server works well in keeping your IP address hidden, therefore securing it from unnecessary hackers or security issues.
You will be able to access services, applications and websites that are blocked by geographical coordinates.
Used for social media marketing, web scraping, etc.