Using torrents is as easy as baking an apple pie. What they are primaliry used for is downloading all sorts of files from the internet. From mp3s, to movies, software and games. What torrents do is, it takes a part of the file you are downloading from many users, these people are called SEEDERS. This way, the download is shared across many computers, so it is not just one huge burder on the one computer. The person doing the downloading are called LEECHERS.
To take advantage of this internet phenonmenon, you need three things:
Torrent Client Software
Access to a Torrent search engine/site
Know what you are after
Here are some examples of bittorent client software:
Once you have downloaded and installed a bittorent client (We recommend UTorrent) you are ready to start using Torrent.
The best and leading Torrent search engine is isohunt.com What is so good about isohunt, is that it searches ALL torrent sites, it is the google of torrent search engines. For more information on alternative ways on searching for torrents, click here.
Lastly, what are you looking for? Movies? Try searching for terminator at isohunt, you will be pleased to find hundreds of torrents all sharing various terminator films. TIP: Go for the torrents with the highest amount of SEEDERs, this gets your downloads much quicker.
If using torrents is not for you, too complex or other reasons, there is always the tradtional direct download method. The best site for direct download anything and everything is: