6 Steps to a Faster Broadband Connection - Page1 - MSN Tech & Gadgets - How To: "Even if you're paying top dollar for high-speed Internet service, you may not be getting the performance you expect. Follow our guide to boost your broadband speed."
1. Test Your Connection SpeedBefore you start tweaking, get a baseline reading of your downstream and upstream connection speeds at Speedtest.net. If possible, measure the speeds at different times of day, especially during the hours when you use the connection most frequently and at least once after midnight or 1:00 a.m. (when competition for bandwith is likely to be at its lowest level).
More steps after the jump..