What is ExtraTorrents?
ExtraTorrents is the largest bittorrent system which is a continued version of ExtraTorrent.
Its an easy-to-use torrent directory and torrent search engine for all kind of torrent files.
Registered users of Extratorrents can upload torrents to this site, tracked by any BitTorrent tracker.
What is BitTorrent And How Do I Download From This Site?
BitTorrent is a (p2p) peer-to-peer file protocol used for the distribution of files on the internet.
The Reason Bittorrent is fast becoming the recommended means of downloading or uploading content
to the internet is because of its ease of use and high speed transfer.
In order to download any torrent from this site all you need to do is download any 1 of the following bittorrent
client programs from the following list install it and then you will be able to click on any of the torrent links
on the site and download.
Why should I register at ExtraTorrents?
You will have the ability to upload torrents and more register now
What is a .torrent file?
This is a small metadata file which contains the torrent trackers and hash-info.
It contains information about the data you want to download, not the data itself.
Your BitTorrent client needs the .torrent file to connect to the trackers and download the data you want.
What are seeds?
A seed is a bittorrent client which downloaded the torrent but torrent is still in it. Once your BitTorrent client completed the downloading, it will remain open onto seeding mode, this what we call seeding (to give speed).
What are leechers?
A leecher is a client that is currently downloading a torrent file, which is under downloading process this is what we call leeching (to get speed).
What is a tracker?
A server on the internet that is a gateway of your torrent file which gives you the list of seeds and peers are connected to the torrent file you are going to download.
What is a private tracker?
A private tracker is a tracker which requires registration before you can use this service. Such trackers usually have a high amount of seeds, because users get banned if their ratio is too low.
How to promote Extratorrents?
You can link to our site by embedding the following banner in your page:
Here's a example of the XHTML code you should put on your page:
It is also possible to put a Extratorrents search form on your own site. See the example below:
You should add the following HTML code to your site: