VPN Guides & Resources

VPN Features & Troubleshooting

From ad blocking to obfuscation, top VPN services often include additional features – and it’s not always clear exactly what they do. In this section, we explain the most common features of VPN services, how to use them, and how important they actually are. You’ll learn how to fix problems with your VPN, and how to use VPNs with particular devices.

Privacy & Anonymity

Improved online privacy is one of the most important benefits of using a VPN. But exactly how anonymous can you really be online? Find out how to hide your IP address, protect your browsing history, and use the Tor Browser with our Privacy & Anonymity guides.

Security & Networking

The Internet can be a dangerous place. Whether you’re using public WiFi networks, downloading dangerous applications, or using a faulty VPN, you need to know how to keep your sensitive data safe. In our Security & Networking section, you’ll learn how to secure your internet connection from common threats and how to choose a VPN protocol to safeguard your information online.

Streaming & Unblocking

With a VPN, you can unblock a world of geo-restricted movies, TV shows, and websites that would never be available to you otherwise. Whether you’re trying to stream sports, unblock a particular website, or change your Netflix region, you can learn how using our guides to Streaming & Unblocking.

Torrenting & File Sharing

Torrenting can be a great way to share movies, music, software, and other large files. However, it also comes with some serious risks. You can avoid these risks with some simple security measures, including the use of a VPN. Learn how to torrent safely, anonymously, and quickly in our guides to Torrenting & File Sharing.

Free Trials & Discounts

Good VPN services are always worthwhile, but they aren’t always cheap. Fortunately, most top VPNs offer a money-back guarantee or a free trial, so you can try them out before you commit to a subscription. Find out how in our Free Trials & Discounts section.


Do you want to use a VPN for gaming, but you’re not sure how? In this section, we explain how to install a VPN on popular games consoles, so you can bypass IP bans, access geo-restricted content, and find easier lobbies no matter which device you’re using.