Category: FAQ

Why is my internet slow

Why Is My Internet So Slow? Your Ultimate Guide to Speeding Up

by | Jul 2, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Finally – your ultimate guide to fixing slow internet. Quick fixes, step-by-step help, common problems, factors that might effect speeds, and more.

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Are There Programs Available to Help Make Internet Service More Affordable?

by | Jul 2, 2020 | FAQ

Find out about available government assistance programs, income based programs and ISP low income family plans to help make internet service more affordable.

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Apartment ISP FAQ

Internet for Apartments: How to Get Wi-Fi Where You Live

by | Jun 29, 2020 | FAQ

Some apartments already have a preferred internet provider you can sign up with, but is it the best option? Our guide helps you get the best internet for your apartment.

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How Much Speed Do I Need to Stream Video?

by | Jun 28, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides

How much speed do you need for your streaming service? We give you recommended speeds for Netflix, Apple TV+, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, Disney+, Sling™ TV, HBO® GO and more.

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Gigabit Switch vs. Router

Best Gigabit Ethernet Switches

by | Jun 22, 2020 | Equipment Guides, FAQ

Find the best Ethernet switches to deliver gigabit speeds for your streaming, gaming, or other personal networking use. Browse the top Ethernet switches.

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DSL vs. Fiber

DSL vs. Fiber Internet: Which One Is Right for You?

by | Jun 16, 2020 | FAQ

Fiber is fast but do you need it? We compare fiber and DSL internet to help you decide which provider type is the best for your internet needs.

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How to get free internet

How to Get Free Internet: Everything You Need to Know

by | Jun 15, 2020 | FAQ

What internet providers offer free internet for your home? Browse free internet options for students, seniors, or low income households.

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How to use phone as a hotspot

How to Use a Mobile Hotspot: Make Your Phone a Wi-Fi Machine

by | Jun 12, 2020 | Equipment Guides, FAQ

Want to use your mobile data as a hotspot for home internet? We show you the easy way to set up a mobile hotspot for your home using your cell phone data plan.

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People working from home - how much speed you need to work from home

How Much Internet Speed You Need to Work from Home

by | Jun 2, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Internet demands can be high when sending emails, video-conferencing, and just doing your job. So how much internet speed do you need when working from home?

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Good Download Upload Speed Family at Computer

What Is a Good Download and Upload Speed?

by | Jun 2, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

What actually counts as “good internet?” Know what speeds you have and what the right speed is for you with our helpful speed guide.

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How to check your internet speed

How to Check Your Internet Speed

by | Jun 2, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

How do you know your speeds are accurate in all the different online speed tests? Our guide shows you how to get a speed you can trust.

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How to Find Wi-Fi Hotspots

by | Apr 30, 2020 | FAQ, Featured, Technology

It’s hard to get anything done in today’s world without an internet connection. Fortunately, free public Wi-Fi has been popping up all over the country, saving us all from draining our data plans. Known as hotspots, these helpful connections make getting Wi-Fi access on the go easy. But how exactly does a hotspot work? And how can you find one near you?

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