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The Hypothesis proxy, at https://via.hypothes.is, serves two main purposes:
You can use it to share an annotated page with someone who does not otherwise use Hypothesis.
You can use it to annotate a page yourself, if you’re in a browser that doesn’t (or can’t) use an extension or the bookmarklet.