FastForward VS privacy-redirect

Compare FastForward vs privacy-redirect and see what are their differences.


Don't waste your time with compliance. FastForward automatically skips annoying link shorteners. (by FastForwardTeam)


A simple web extension that redirects Twitter, YouTube, Instagram & Google Maps requests to privacy friendly alternatives. (by SimonBrazell)
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FastForward privacy-redirect
69 67
1,570 1,468
9.2% -
9.2 1.4
7 days ago 24 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
The Unlicense GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of FastForward. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-26.


Posts with mentions or reviews of privacy-redirect. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing FastForward and privacy-redirect you can also consider the following projects:

Universal-Bypass - Don't waste your time with compliance. Universal Bypass circumvents annoying link shorteners.


bypass-paywalls-chrome - Bypass Paywalls web browser extension for Chrome and Firefox.

libredirect - A web extension that redirects popular sites to alternative frontends and backends

android-foss - A list of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) for Android – saving Freedom and Privacy.

nitter-redirect - A browser extension that redirects Twitter links to Nitter instead.

Redirector - Browser extension (Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Edge) to redirect urls based on regex patterns, like a client side mod_rewrite.

alternative-front-ends - Overview of alternative open source front-ends for popular internet platforms (e.g. YouTube, Twitter, etc.)

nitter - Alternative Twitter front-end

Invidious - Invidious is an alternative front-end to YouTube

SyncMarks-Extension - Browser Webextension for Firefox, Edge or Chromium derivatives to sync your bookmarks with a private backend.

Piped - An alternative privacy-friendly YouTube frontend which is efficient by design.