Best of the Blog 2017, Volume 10

The Solid Signal Blog is your resource for thousands of articles and reviews, with new content coming every day. 2018 marks our twelfth year since our humble beginnings, and today over 200,000 people read the blog every month. Every month, the staff gets together and gathers articles that really seem like they have long-term appeal. Here’s the list for October, 2017.

  1. What is L-Band satellite?
  2. NICE AND EASY: DIRECTV On Demand with an H25 receiver? – The Solid Signal Blog
  3. Can you a turbocharge a cell booster?
  4. Why does DIRECTV ask for your Social Security number when you sign up?
  5. Insider Guide to the Best Stuff (Part 3)
  6. NOT THAT YOU WOULD BUT: Could you hook up a cell booster in a plane and get service?
  7. Do you need commercial DIRECTV equipment?
  8. Megabit? Megabyte? Is there a difference?
  9. What’s the easiest way to tailgate with DIRECTV HD?
  10. UPDATED: Show me how to pause in one room and start in another (DIRECTV)
  11. With (almost) any DIRECTV Genie: use IR and RF at the same time!
  12. Satellite TV on a boat? What a great idea!
  13. Why sign up for DIRECTV service through Solid Signal?
  14. NICE AND EASY: Is this a dome, an antenna, or a dish?
  15. Can you still activate non-SWM equipment on DIRECTV?
  16. Commercial Installers: Should you prewire for 4K now?
  17. One Reason to Get DIRECTV for Your Financial Office, Plus 4 More
  18. What can you do if the HOA or condo board asks you to take down your antenna or dish?
  19. Five Things Marine Installers Need to Know About DIRECTV
  20. What is RSSI?
  21. NICE AND EASY: What is a panel antenna?

About the Author

Stuart Sweet
Stuart Sweet is the editor-in-chief of The Solid Signal Blog and a "master plumber" at Signal Group, LLC. He is the author of over 8,000 articles and longform tutorials including many posted here. Reach him by clicking on "Contact the Editor" at the bottom of this page.