Movie-lovers all over the world loves Netflix. This American company allows you to stream movies online from the comfort of your home. Netflix was founded on August 29, 1997, by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in Scotts Valley, California.
This company is known for providing streaming media and video-on-demand online. For just a little monthly subscription, you will get access to thousands of movies online. Netflix is not limiting their operation to streaming of movies; the company in 2013 expanded their operation to include film and television production. They are also into online distribution.
After it was founded, the company focused on DVD sales and rental but this business model was jettisoned years later in the favor of online movie streaming. The company introduced streaming of media in 2007. However, they retained the DVD and Blu-ray rental service. Netflix may be an American company but its service is not limited to American users only. The recent growth and success of Netflix have seen it expand its operations to over 190 countries of the world.
In 2013, the company started content production industry. The first production was named “House of Cards”. You can see some of their production under “Netflix Original” when you log into your Netflix account.
The company growth has been nothing short of amazing. In fact, they have grown so much in recent years. According to the available statistics, Netflix has over 117.58 million paying subscribers worldwide as of January 2018. Out of this number, 54.75 million are in the United States. Despite the huge growth and success, the company has also accumulated a lot of debt in recent years. Currently, they have a long-term debt to the tune of $21.9 billion as of September 2017.
Netflix has its headquarters in Los Gatos, California, United States. They also maintain offices in countries such as Japan, Brazil, Netherlands, India, and South Korea. Currently, they have about 5400 employees and made revenue of $11.69 billion in 2017, net income of $187 million and have total assets of $19.01 billion.
Features of Netflix
Netflix has some many features that make it very attractive to users. If you are using Netflix or plan to do so, below are some of the features you will enjoy:
✓ No commercials
✓ Huge selection of movies
✓ Different categories of movies
✓ Watch movie anywhere
✓ Bing watching
✓ No commitment
Perhaps, all these features and more are some of the reasons why this site is very popular and has continued to grow exponentially in recent years. If you have a Netflix account but you are finding it difficult accessing your account, the guide below will help you understand how you can easily gain access to your account.
How To Log Into Netflix Account
Follow the steps below to easily log into your Netflix Account. If you found any of the steps confusing, please drop your question in the comment section.
Open your browser. You can do it on your PC or smartphone; it will work as far as you have an internet connect. Type in “https://netflix.com/login.
When you are on the Netflix homepage, you will need to enter your username and your password. Please make sure that the information you provided is correct.
Note: If you are using a private computer, it is very recommended that you check the box that says “Remember Me”. By doing so, you won’t have to enter your login detail the next time you want to use Netflix. However, avoid this option if you are using a public computer.
If the username and password you provided are correct, go ahead and click on “Sign In”. You will now be taken to your Netflix dashboard.
How To Sign In To Netflix Mobile App
If you prefer to watch a movie on the go using your Netflix mobile app, the guide below will teach you how you can easily log into Netflix with Netflix mobile app.
1. Download Netflix app from the PlayStore or Apple Store depending on the device you are using
2. Install the app and click on the app icon to launch it.
3. You will now need to enter your email address and your password.
4. Click on “Sign In” and you will be taken directly to your Netflix account.
Getting access to your Netflix account is very easy. If you are finding it difficult logging into your Netflix account, always come back to this article or drop your question in the comment section.