1. Learn a bit about the lingo.
There are only a few words you need to know, but it’ll really help you navigate your way around:
Torrent file/Magnet file
The initial file that you’ll download is tiny. All that it contains is information about the bigger file you want to download. Think of it as a map for your computer, telling it where to find the real file.
The minute you start loading, you’re a leecher: someone who is downloading the file, and doesn’t have the complete file. Leechers become seeders after downloading the full file.