Help Center — Getting Started
Welcome to Pixelfed.
Pixelfed is a federated media sharing platform inspired by Instagram.
To create an account using a web browser:
- Go to https://pixelfed.m2.nz.
- Click on the register link at the top of the page.
- Enter your name, email address, username and password.
- Wait for an account verification email, it may take a few minutes.
You can update your account by visiting the account settings page.
If your desired username is taken you can add underscores, dashes, or numbers to make it unique.
Pixelfed is a federated application, changing your username is not supported in every federated software so we cannot allow username changes. Your best option is to create a new account with your desired username.
Someone may have registered your email by mistake. If you would like your email to be removed from the account please contact us.
You might have registered before, or someone may have used your email by mistake. You can contact us to help you resolve this.