As COVID-19 has posed a serious threat to movie-goers and the theatre community, things have been quite challenging to get some filmy fun for some people. However, that will never be the case from now on, because Netflix is always there for you, by registering for a membership account you’ll be able to stream unlimited content from your comfort zone.
Netflix is recognised globally as one of the world’s leading streaming content provider competing against top streaming content providers the likes of Amazon Prime and Hulu. With things going digital, you can watch a wide variety of content on Netflix, from Feature films, Documentaries, TV Series and more.
According to broadbandsearch.net, Netflix takes up to 26% of Global Streaming Traffic and it also consumes 15% of the internet bandwidth.
Personally, I have been watching a lot of Netflix movies and TV series lately since the onset of COVID-19 lockdown, great series like Altered Carbon, Extraction and Fauda, just to name a few, and they have really pushed me through this dark-some time.
It is now even easier to watch Netflix content on any device and users can also watch Netflix content on multiple devices at the same time, wherever they are.
With that said, below is the easy-peasy step by step guide to create your own Netflix membership account.
Step 1: Go to https://www.netflix.com on your web browser, this can be done on any device.
Step 2: Click the “JOIN FREE FOR A MONTH” button.
Step 3: Pick your streaming plan, you’ll get a free one month trial if it’s your first time, you may cancel this any time you wish.
The plans include:
- Basic: Users get to watch Netflix on a single device, suitable if you are going to use the account alone.
- Standard: Users get to watch Netflix on up to 2 devices at the same time. The video quality here is HD (High Definition). Suitable if you want to share your account with someone.
- Premium: Users get to watch Netflix on up to 4 devices at the same time. The video quality offered here is UHD (Ultra High Definition). This is suitable for sharing with family.
Thereafter, click “CONTINUE”.
Step 4: After picking up your streaming account, you’ll be asked to create an account. Enter your credentials (email address and new password) and then click “CONTINUE”.
Step 5: After entering your credentials, the next step is to pick your payment option, which includes either credit card, debit card , Netflix gift card or PayPal. After picking your payment option proceed to enter your card’s credentials or your PayPal’s required info.
Step 6: Confirm your streaming plan and click “START MEMBERSHIP” to finish creating your Netflix account. And done! You can now browse and watch unlimited content at any time.
Using A Netflix App On Your Android or iOS Smartphone
Step 1: On your App Store/Play Store, go to search and type Netflix, click enter to download the free Netflix app by Netflix, Inc.
Step 2: After installing the Netflix App, launch it and it will open with a nice welcoming screen, click the “JOIN FREE FOR A MONTH” button.
Step 3: Pick your streaming plan between Basic, Standard and Premium, and then click “CONTINUE”.
Step 4: Enter your credentials (email address and new password) and then click “REGISTER”
Step 5: Select your payment options between credit card, debit card , Netflix gift card or PayPal.
Step 6: Next enter your payment details and then click “START MEMBERSHIP” to finish your registration.
Don’t miss out you favourite show next time, sign up for Netflix Membership now!