Broadband Guides

Learn all about broadband in the United Kingdom

Guides to help you to choose the best broadband for you, or get the most from your current broadband package.

Broadband Beginner's Guide

If you struggle to understand broadband terminology, don’t know the difference between types of broadband or just want to learn more about the whole subject then our beginner's guide is the place to start. We’ll take you through everything you need to know.

Broadband Speeds Explained

Real world speed isn't always what's advertised. This guide explains everything you need to know about how broadband speeds work and what the technical terms mean.

Business Broadband Guide

No business can exist today without a fast, reliable internet connection. But with so many business broadband providers offering so many services, with so many different features, how are you supposed to know what is right for your company?

Home Office Broadband

If you work from home you may be surprised to find that a business broadband package can offer significant additional benefits over home broadband and be a lot more affordable than you'd think.

Rural Broadband

If you live in the countryside you'll know how hard it can be to find a decent internet service. We explain the reasons behind this, look at whether things will improve in future, and show you your best options for getting fast rural broadband.

Student Broadband

No student can survive without fast internet access with large download allowances and all at a price that doesn't break the bank. Our student broadband guide will help you find the best deals at the best prices with packages specially aimed at your unique circumstances.

Switching Broadband Suppliers

A common question we hear is "how do I switch my broadband?". Many fear it's a complicated process, full of pitfalls. Well, good news, it's simpler than you think! We'll show you just what to expect when moving suppliers.

Truly Unlimited Broadband

You may have noticed that some packages are listed as 'unlimited' while others are 'truly unlimited'. Our guide to truly unlimited broadband explains what the distinction is and all the benefits that truly unlimited packages provide.

Ultrafast and Hyperfast Broadband

From ‘high speed’ to ‘hyperfast’, we explain marketing terms for the fastest broadband services.

Still need help?

If you're having difficulties with your broadband service or setup and need practical help, these pages and services may be able to offer you the help and advice you need.