Country Nomad Blog — Internet

How I Stay on the Road for Months at a Time and Never Miss a Call, Text, or Email


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

The road has always served as an endless supply of adventure to many—digital nomads, remote workers, and 9-5 employees looking to take a break. Internet connectivity stands as the most important utility in the life of digital nomads and remote workers. And with internet broadband available through Wi-Fi or cellular connections, we can travel to the ends of the earth while staying connected to family, work, and friends. I’ve always dreamt of being a digital nomad. We saw the world's wonders, met new people, and enjoyed diverse cultures. But when it came down to living my dream, I found myself...

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Why is Rural America's Internet So Bad?


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

As technology progresses in our world today, one of the most crucial tools people use for communication, entertainment, and information is the internet. With over 6 billion people living on this rock, more than half of the earth’s population is connected, which is no mean feat. Today, numerous individuals and communities depend on the internet and cannot imagine their lives without it. The United States, which boasts one of the largest online markets globally, has over 307 million internet users within its borders. The private sector is largely responsible for providing internet connectivity across the country, using various technologies with...

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What To Expect When You Move To Rural America


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

My name is Travis, and I’ve been a rural resident for ten years, and moving to a small town is the best decision I have ever made. That doesn’t mean it was an easy decision to make. Choosing the nomadic lifestyle meant that I’d be away from my extended family members, my nana, and her famous chicken pot pie.  It can be extremely stressful for anyone thinking about settling in rural America, especially without the right information.  Here are a few things I knew before moving; Traveling hours for food or shopping: Online shopping isn’t as popular. There’s a superstore...

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Installing Wireless Internet in Your RV-Tips and Tricks


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

As a full-time RVer, having a reliable internet connection while on the road or camping is very important. Not just for staying connected to the rest of the world but also for work, homeschooling the kids, entertainment, and as a safety measure. There are two major ways I stay connected while on the road, using cellular data or my Nomad Internet router. But I find Nomad Internet more convenient for my family and me as it offers faster speeds. If you are an RVer in America, you want the Nomad Internet router.  What’s RV Wi-Fi? For RV newbies wondering what...

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Why Internet Service Should Be Different For Rural Residents And RVers


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

Internet In The US Can you imagine what the world would be like if the internet were never invented? Me neither! In the last two years, with the pandemic ravaging the world and especially the US, the internet has become even more crucial, keeping us connected, entertained, educated, among other things. A recent analysis by Kepios shows that internet users increased by 2.8%, which is almost 8.4 million between 2021 and 2022 in the US alone. Unfortunately, the Federal Communications Commission states that the number of people still stuck with limited access to high-speed internet is too high for comfort,...

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