Country Nomad Blog — ISP

Getting Internet in the Countryside Rocks!


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

  The word “Rural America” may mean scenic landscapes to some; to others, it may mean cleaner air and fewer people, but to my kids, it means slow internet or, as they call it, “Rural Internet.” It turns out Rural Internet, according to Wikipedia, refers to the “characteristics of Internet service in rural areas (also referred to as "the country" or "countryside"), which are settled places outside towns and cities.” Ouch! So let’s take a look at the reasons Rural Internet is a thing and what can be done about it, including tips on how to stay connected if you...

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How To Get Internet When You Have No Internet


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

For travelers and digital nomads, there’s no way of telling if the next destination your adventure takes you to has internet service or not. Visiting a remote area doesn’t mean you have to be cut off from civilization. With modern technology, you can live in a remote area and still be connected to the rest of the world.  However, should you find yourself in a situation without internet, it is good to have a backup plan in mind so that you don’t have to stay a day or more without an internet connection. Here are some ways you can stay...

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Is Your Internet Bill High? Here’s Why and How to Save!


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

There’s hardly anything you do that isn’t done online these days. And with that reality, your internet bill might also be reflecting your internet dependency. And it’s not just digital nomads; it’s everyone.  Everyone sometimes gets an internet bill that just doesn’t seem right. Despite spending a huge part of your budget, sometimes your internet bill is not only expensive but disappointing. If you believe you’re not getting your money’s worth then you’ve come to the right corner of the internet.  There are a number of ways you can trim your internet bill.  NO, this doesn’t mean that you have...

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Wi-Fi Extender Guide


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

You may have accepted that when you’re at home, the further you are from your router, the weaker your internet connection will be. But it actually doesn’t have to be this way. With a Wi-Fi extender, you can expand your wireless internet connection so you can more freely move around your house without worrying about dead spots. Here’s what you need to know about this solution to internet connection problems! What is a Wi-Fi Extender? A Wi-Fi extender should do two things: help eliminate dead spots in your home and help your Wi-Fi be more consistent in every room of...

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Boost Your Internet Speed with These Devices


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

Do you constantly suffer from slow internet speeds? If you live in a rural area, have multiple devices connected, or are always on the go, you’re bound to experience slow or laggy Wi-Fi connections. Luckily, we have some great solutions for fixing slow internet speeds with these three types of devices!  External Antennas and Directors How Do External Antennas Work? Did you know that your Wi-Fi is similar to a radio? Your router sends out a signal or frequency for your Wi-Fi to work, which is then received by your devices. You can boost your signal with the help of...

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