- Search the site for NZB’s
- 500,000+ NZBs indexed
- You can browse by category
- Private Usenet search site
- Free to use for members
- Premium account option
NZBgeek is a community based NZB forum that launched in late 2012 and has a lot of nice features. The site is free to use but you’ll need to register first. As of August 2016 we’re happy to share that registration is still open. You might need an invite in the future.
Sites like NZBgeek are different from automatic engines like Binsearch. They rely on members to drive the quality of the site and in turn build a community around the site. From what we’ve seen so far NZBgeek is working hard to build a good community.
You can use NZBgeek for free with some limitations. The main limitation is that you can only download 2 NZBs every 24 hours. With a premium (VIG) membership you gain unlimited access to the site along with API key and guest invites.
Not to be confused for a Usenet provider or newsreader software. Both of which you will need to download from Usenet. NZBgeek will help you find what your looking for across millions of newsgroup posts without the need for downloading headers.
- Content is separated into categories
- Over 500,000 NZBs indexed and growing
Ease of use:
- Easily search their NZB index
- Keyword search inside categories
- Name of post
- Post date
- File size
- Number of files
- Member comments
How to use NZBgeek:
Search for your subject of interest. Once you find what your looking for click on the name of the post for more details. Then you can download the NZB and open the newly created NZB file in your favorite Usenet client to download the contents.
Free / Premium membership:
- Register for free access – up to 2 NZBs every 24 hours
- Very Important Geek (VIG) costs $12 a year and includes unlimited NZBs and API