We offer two kinds of hosting services that make WriteFreely deployment painless: for individuals, and for communities.

Besides getting started quickly, you get reliable hosting from the people who know WriteFreely best, and directly support our open source work.

Start a personal blog on, our flagship instance. Built to eliminate setup friction and preserve your privacy, helps you start a blog in seconds. It supports custom domains (with SSL) and multiple blogs / pen names per account.

$6 / month for full-featured personal blogs. makes it easy to start a close-knit community — to share knowledge, complement your Mastodon instance, or publish updates in your organization. We take care of the hosting, upgrades, backups, and maintenance so you can focus on writing.

Starting at $10 / month for non-commercial instances.