How do you fix a broken Internet connection?

How do you fix a broken Internet connection? 

Complete list of fixes if your internet is not working
  1. Restart your equipment.
  2. Connect with an Ethernet cable.
  3. Check for an internet outage.
  4. Try using a different device.
  5. Check your wires and cables.
  6. Run your computer’s internet troubleshooter.
  7. Reposition your router/gateway.
  8. Update everything.