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How can a seedbox improve your ratio on private trackers?

9 June 2011

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Private torrent trackers, they’re notoriously hard to get into. If they are even accepting new members you normally need to be invited by someone already in the community, and in some cases even pass an interview to show that you know what you’re talking about. Once you’re in there are always very strict rules on […]

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Get better value by paying in advance

14 April 2011

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If you’re thinking about getting your hands on a seedbox but are worried about the price you have to pay per month, why don’t you consider pre-paying for up to a year in advance. This normally results in a large saving on your part, and although there is a greater up front cost, per month […]

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A note on ISPs

12 September 2010

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It’s all well and good having a seedbox to download your torrents super fast and seed them for you so you can maintain that superb ratio, but what happens when you want to get a copy of the torrent locally on your own computer? Normally you have to download it via ftp. Now depending on your […]

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Why you need a seedbox

26 April 2010

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My last post detailing why you should get your hands on a seedbox if you do any serious torrenting at all was rather lacking. Here, i’m trying again. speed It’s sat in a data centre, on a phat line. What more information do you need? upload That phat line? It goes up as well as […]

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What to look for in a seedbox

23 March 2010

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So you’ve decided you want to super charge your torrents and give yourself a superb ratio on your provate torrent tracker. ie you’ve decided you want a seedbox. So now you’re looking for one to rent, but what should you be looking for? What makes a good seedbox? Here are the main criteria: Disk space […]

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Why you need a seedbox

22 March 2010

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I don’t mean the garden variety. These badboys can supercharge your torrents. They can be extremely useful if you’re on a private traacker which required you to keep your ratio up. A seedbox is always on, always seeding, so you will find it very hard to get a bad ratio. They have much higher bandwidth […]

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