r/HomeNetworking

340k members
r/HomeNetworking is a subreddit with 340k members discussing topics like Internet and Router. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size, and has crazy activity.
HomeNetworking is a place where anyone can ask for help with their home or small office network. No question is too small, but please be sure to read the rules before asking for help. We also welcome pretty much anything else related to small networks.

Popular Topics in r/HomeNetworking

#1

Internet

: "The amount of freedom high speed Internet gives is astounding."
142 posts
#2

Router

: "Just got my new WiFi Router."
132 posts
#3

Wifi

: "Just got my new Wifi router."
119 posts
#4

Network

: "Sister uses glasswire to monitor home Network and its super uncomfortable"
116 posts
#5

Ethernet

: "RJ45 (Ethernet) - Do the colors really matter or just the order?"
107 posts
#6

Speed

: "Why can’t I reach higher Speeds?? 2.5gbit"
70 posts
#7

Connection

57 posts
#8

Help

38 posts
#9

Modem

: "I discovered this old coaxial jack in the wall of my detatched garage. I've always wanted WIFI out there… is it possible to get a second Modem and hook this up myself?"
36 posts
#10

Cable

: "Cable splits and goes into neighbor’s apartment"
32 posts

Popular Themes in r/HomeNetworking

#1
Pain & Anger
: "Turns out, you've been installing switches incorrectly this whole time."
38 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "Ok stupid question but if I plug this into the Ethernet port in the wall and then into my laptop will it work? I’m not sure if I bought the wrong thing"
33 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Anyone out there using 1.1.1.2 instead of 1.1.1.1 for home DNS to reduce chances of malware?"
31 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "Just look how cute and small it is. 2.5Gbe and SFP+ for £24"
5 posts

Member Growth in r/HomeNetworking

Daily
+-122 members(-0.0%)
Monthly
+9k members(2.8%)
Yearly
+73k members(27.4%)

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