About Netflix: Marc Randolph and Reed Hastings we charged a late fee for returning Apollo 13 after the due date. This prompted and inspired them to launch Netflix. Their business model was a flat fee and unlimited rentals. There were also no due dates, late fee for not returning on time or shipping charges. They did not also believe in rental charges per title.
Netflix is one of the most successful of the dot com ventures established. According to a report of The New York Time in the year 2002, Netflix is said to mail more that 190.000 discs every day to its monthly subscribers. It is said that about two-thirds of the homes in the United States had DVDs and this helped Netflix as well. It not just offers amazing service it to its clients but took good care of its employees as well. The employees of Netflix could take unlimited vacation and they can also take their monthly paychecks as company stock. The number of subscribers reached to over 14 million by March 2010.
Today Netflix has more than 30 million subscribers across the United States, The United Kingdom, Latin America, Ireland and Canada. It is rated as the world’s leading subscriber for watching TV programs and movies. With just a monthly subscription the members of Netflix can watch both TV programs as well as movies through the internet streamed through either televisions, Macs or PCs. The other streaming devices through which Netflix streams are through Sony PS3 Consoles, Nintendo Wii and Microsoft Xbox 360. Ipad, Apple iPhones and iPod touch can also be used to connect Netflix.
What is it that made Netflix so popular? The major reason is the Netflix is extremely inexpensive. Money that you would generally spend for one movie at any other movie rental the same amount you will be using for the entire month through Netflix. Another reason is that entertainment is unlimited through Netflix. If there is a particular movie you would like to watch for the second or third time, you can do so without any problem. It would not cost you extra nor would you have to pay any late charges. Another best part about Netflix is that you can watch your loved movies and TV programs in the comfort of your home. All you need to have is a good internet connection. Activate Netflix and you can also catch up with any of your favorite TV program that you missed.
The amount of choice you have through Netflix is amazing! You can watch movies of any genre like drama, romance, action etc. You can also watch old classics that are otherwise difficult to get in your local movie hire store. The best part of Netflix is that you will not be interrupted by commercials at all!!!
Let us now look at how to register to Netflix: Netflix has made its mark in the area of renting movies. One can rent up to 4 movies and also have them delivered at your door step all for a flat fee.
The first step to register for Netflix member sign is to visit the website and then click on the tab called “Free Trail”. This allows you to register for free for a period of two weeks. You have to out in your name and contact details. You will also have to mention your credit card details. This is important because once your free trial period expire your Netflix my account gets automatically rolled over and from then on Netflix will charge your credit card every month.
You can choose 4 movies at a time and the more your hire the more will be your monthly payment. It is up to you to decide how many movies you want to watch at a given time and accordingly select a plan.
You can place all the movies titles in the order in which you want to see them. Netflix gives you the freedom to change the order or even delete a movie if you decide you don’t want to watch it any more.
Netflix gives you the facility to download a movie in your system for viewing it. You also have the freedom to watch movies either on your television, computer or iPad as well.
Finally, if you have tried it and decide this is not for you, the account can also be cancelled.
Sign in to Netflix: Once you register you will have to login to Netflix sign in. Let us now see that process.
The first step after opening the website is to click on the Member sign in and the email id in the email is field and the password in the password field. Click on continue and you can watch movies and also make other changes like changing the queue or deleting the movies you don’t want to watch any more.
Netflix Activation: Once you are a Netflix member can be activated in any application through which you want to watch movies and TV programs. The various applications are television, computer, laptop, Xbox 360, PS3, iPad, Blu Ray, iPhone and many more.
Netflix Customer Service: In case you have any questions about your Netflix account, one can contact the Netflix customer service. But, before calling the customer support it would be easy if one checks for a few things themselves like going through the frequently asked question and see if they can find a solution to their problem. One can either call the helpdesk or email them with their query.
The customer service number for Netflix is 1-866-716-0414 and the representatives are available round the clock and help resolve the issues faced by you. If you want to send your compliments or brickbats directly to the headquarters than the contact address would be:
100 Winchester Circle
Los Gatos, California 95032
Netflix also offers you a great advantage to pause your account for a certain period of time without cancelling it. This can be made use of in cases where you are going on a long vacation or have to prepare for your exams. Even if you do not have the money to pay you can pause your account and renew it at a later stage. A date can be mentioned and your account would automatically active from that date.
Netflix Login Password Recovery: There are chances that if a break is taken from watching movies one would most likely forget their password. Netflix helps you recover your password with the help of a link which is present – Need Help signing in. Once the person enters his or her email id here, the password is sent to that email id. In case the user is no longer using that particular email id then there is also an option for entering another email id and activating the account.