Starting a Mastodon instance

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Step 1

Choose a plan from the pricing page.

Step 2

Fill out the form with the domain/subdomain you want to use and your email address.

Step 3

Follow the link to make the payment via PayPal.

After the payment is received

Email 1

If you chose to use your own domain/subdomain you will get an email with the DNS configuration instructions. If not, you will only get the second email.

Email 2

You will get an email informing you that your instance is ready and asking you to create an account and indicate the username to make admin.

That's it!

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Notice: during the night in Western European Time (WET) the install will only start the next morning.

Services after the instance is running

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Support

Anything you need, just ask via email.

Updates

Updates are usually installed up to 24 hours after a stable release is launched.

Stability

There should be no errors or major slowing down of your instance. If you notice anything, please email the problem.