Hi Everyone! Thanks for visiting my site. You’ll find great content and resources to help you make the most of your home technology. This page is designed to help you take advantage of the resources available on this site. If you are interested in learning more about home networking, smart homes, cybersecurity, cordcutting, and many other home technology topics just follow the steps below!
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Step 3: Check out the free resources just for you. — We have free e-courses, a shop, a buyer’s guide, and a technology advisor tool. — The shop is a listing of products I’ve recommended, reviewed, and used with links to go buy them. If you are here because you want general recommendations on smart home or home networking equipment purchases the buyer’s guide is the way to go. The technology advisor tool gives technology recommendations tailored to your specific needs.
Step 4: Look at the topics this site covers. — The topics in the header are a great way to go directly to your categories of interest. You can also search for the content you’re interested in using the search bar in the main menu.
Step 5: Check out articles others have found extremely useful. — Some of our most popular articles can be found looking at the right sidebar of each page. Here are 10 articles I recommend to most people:
- 5 Ways to Improve Your Home Network
- The Current State of My Smart Home
- 9 Ways a Smart Home Improves Safety and Security
- Finalizing My Year-Round LEDs and Holiday Lights
- My 5 Favorite Smart Home Devices
- DIY Garage Door Opener w/ Security+ 2.0 GDOs
- Shelly Plus 1 Review: Better Than the Original?
- Home Assistant: A Fingerprint Scanner for Your Garage
- Track Home Power Usage & Cost with Home Assistant
- A Smart Home Powered With Shelly Products
Step 6: Check out my books and courses. — If you want to know how to protect yourself and your family from fraud, identity theft, and other cybercrimes check out The Personal Cybersecurity Manual. If you want detailed information about building your own smart home check out The Smart Home Manual. If you want comprehensive guidance on building, upgrading, and securing your home network, get The Home Network Manual. Check out the Home Wi-Fi Tuneup if you want a quick guide on fixing your Wi-Fi. All four books have been bestsellers.
If you prefer self-paced online courses, be sure to check out the courses (some of which are free) I offer at HomeTechHacker Academy.
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