Category: FAQ

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The Consumers Guide to Internet Speed

by | Mar 25, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Everything you need to know about internet speed. Cable vs DSL vs Satellite vs Fiber. Latency. How much internet speed do you need? Wi-Fi and home networking. Routers and modems. Is your internet speed fast enough?

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How to Choose an Internet Service Provider

by | Mar 3, 2020 | FAQ, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

1. Find internet providers in your area.
2. Compare plans, pricing, speeds, and more.
3. Discover how much internet speed you need.
4. Test your current internet speed.
5. Know if you’re switching providers and cost of early termination.
6. Choose your internet provider.

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DSL vs. Cable: Which Is Right for You?

by | Feb 17, 2020 | FAQ, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

DSL ●3 Mbps–115 Mbps ●About $20–$70/mo. ●Prices locked for 1–2 yrs. View DSL Providers Cable ●10...

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How Can I Tell If My Internet Is Being Throttled by My ISP?

by | Feb 4, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Find out how to tell if your internet is being throttled, other reasons your internet speed slows down, and what to do if you’re being throttled by your ISP.

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How Much Speed You Need for Online Gaming

by | Jan 24, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides

The internet speed requirements you need for:

Xbox One
PlayStation 4
Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Wii U
Online gaming on a PC/Mac
| Test your current internet speed
Lag time/latency
Wi-Fi needs

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How Much Should I Be Paying for High-Speed Internet?

by | Jan 17, 2020 | FAQ

The available internet packages will vary greatly by location but on average cost about $50.00 per month for about 100 Mbps of speed. The average advertised package for stand-alone internet service in America is around $50 per month during the initial promotional offer and about $60 per month after the promotional period expires.

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Bandwidth vs. Latency: What is the Difference?

by | Dec 23, 2019 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Two words that you’ll hear a lot when discussing internet service are “bandwidth” and “latency.” But...

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How to Stream on Twitch: Everything You Need

by | Oct 7, 2019 | Equipment Guides, FAQ, Gaming

With over 1.2 million average viewers at a time, the streaming platform Twitch has exploded in...

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4 Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

by | Sep 17, 2019 | FAQ, Featured

The internet is incredible, but it can be terrifying—especially if you're a parent. Not only is...

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Internet of Things and Cloud Computing: What You Need to Know

by | Jul 26, 2019 | FAQ, Featured, Technology

The Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing are two of the biggest tech buzzwords of...

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Your Guide to CenturyLink Installation

by | May 23, 2019 | Brand Guides, Equipment Guides, FAQ

If you’re shopping for a new Internet Service Provider (ISP), you’re probably wondering about the installation process. How long does it take? Will you need to drop a bunch of cash for a professional installation? Or can you just do it yourself? We’ll answer all those questions and more in this guide to CenturyLink installation.

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Switching Internet Service Providers

by | Jun 18, 2018 | Brand Guides, FAQ

Step 1: Understand your internet needs and why you want to switch services
Step 2: Find the costs of canceling your current internet service
Step 3: Find the other Internet Service Providers in your area
Step 4: Pick a provider that matches your needs
Step 5: Call your current ISP
Step 6: Order your new service and schedule an installation date
Step 7: Cancel your old internet service

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