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Important update notice: You must remove ALL Pleroma instances from the /data directory to make them work again.That will force them to generate new application keys with correct params.But you must NOT remove the Mastodon instances from this folder as every user would have to sign in again then.

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We've just released 2.2.3 with the following changes:
- Bugfix: Login to Pleroma instances with modern versions doesn't work
- Bugfix: Fixed compatibility to Pawoo
- Number of answers is now shown next to the reply button
- Added support for the prefers-color-scheme browser setting
-> Currently only available in Safari but will come to Firefox soon
- Two smaller bugfixes
You can download it from

During the time we worked on the new website,three new instances came online.These are:
- administrated by @james
- administrated by @SolSoCoG
- administrated by @sajith
They are already in the full instance list which you can see at
Thank you very much for providing this service for free πŸ‘

Hello nice community,we have a big announcement to make! πŸŽ‰ went down one year ago short before we took over the project.It was a huge centralized service using this code.Starting today it's online again - Not as a centralized instance but as a information page with a improved instance list and much more.You can visit it at .We hope you like it 😍

Hey there,we've just found out that the original 2.2.2 release contains a bug which prevents profile pages from working entirely.It was introduced by improving the emojicode to emoji replace function because we removed the old function which was still needed by the profiles.If you have already upgraded to 2.2.2,please download it from the releases page again and reupload it to your server as soon as possible.Sorry for the additional work.

We've just released 2.2.2 with the following changes:
- Bugfix: Two scrollbars when a overlay is open
- Bugfix: Autocomplete is at the wrong position in Firefox
- Emojis are now inserted at the cursor position
- Added a confirm dialog when closing a compose/reply window
- Added Czech translation
-> Make sure to enable the cs_CZ locale on your server
You can download it from

We've just released 2.2.1 with the following changes:
- Fixed Pleroma compatibility after the API changes
- Bugfix: Error 404 at blog profiles
- Bugfix: Empty lines are removed
- Bugfix: No custom emojis in your own name
- Bugfix: Player settings don't work correctly
- Completed Italian translation - thanks @silkevicious
- Completed Galician translation - thanks @xosem
You can download it from

Today a new instance came online.It supports all languages and all media embeds.And it's currently the only one which has both at the same time.Thank you very much @scarlett for operating this publicly available instance for free!You can use it at or see the full instance list at

Hello,we're and you may know us from our :"No,we're not the Birdsite", "This feature is not implemented yet,we'll add it to the Todo list", "You need to apply the new config to get rid of the errors" and "Thank for reporting that,we'll have a look at this"

Hey there,you can now help translating the new 2.2.0 at .We need your help for making it available in all languages.
Additionally we created a new wiki page for the media players which often caused missunderstandings:
And for people who prefer longer textes,our blog post is ready,too:

We've just released 2.2.0 with the following changes:
- Added new video and audio players
- PeerTube and privacy friendly YouTube and Vimeo embeds
- Added Docker support - thanks @kemonine
- Added Italian translation - thanks @silkevicious
- Improved Japanese translation - thanks @vaginaplant
- Improved German translation - thanks @vanitasvitae
You can download it from

We wish you a happy new year 2019! πŸŽ† Keep on tooting and make the fediverse stay the nice place it is!Maybe 2019 will finally be the year of decentralization and privacy? πŸ”’ We have many things planned for the coming year which will make your experience even better.We're sorry that you have to wait a bit for the next update but we're working on something great.

We've just deleted and recreated version 2.1.6 with an updated Galician translation.We didn't want to wait until the next new version as it may take some weeks this time.We're working on something great.We recommend installing version 2.1.6 again or manually replacing messages.po and in /locale/gl_ES/LC_MESSAGES with the updated files.Thanks to @xosem for translating.

We've just released 2.1.6 with the following changes:
- Added a search suggestion dropdown including local search history
- Fixed small bugs in autocomplete and profile settings
- Added a page with info about your Mastodon instance
- You can now open remote posts by copying the link into the search bar
You can download the release from
WARNING: Make sure to apply the new Nginx config or Caddyfile or the new instance info page won't work

We've just released 2.1.5 with the following changes:
- full support for Mastodons filtering feature
- Added settings to create,edit and remove filters
- Added possibility to filter all bots
- Bots are now marked with a robot icon next to the username
You can download the release from
WARNING: Make sure to apply the new Nginx config or Caddyfile or the new filter settings page won't work

Today a new instance came online.It's nice to have a second one with the latest version and support for all languages which are supportet by Halcyon.You can use it at .Thanks to for operating it!You can still find a full list of all publicly available instances at

We updated the instances list at and four instances are already at 2.1.4!Thank you for continous support and updating your instances that fast.Additionally we added two completely new instances.Thanks to @ben for operating and @f2k1de for operating

We've just released 2.1.4 with the following changes:
- Improved regular expressions for internal links (less false positives)
- Added support for custom profile fields
- Added support for verified links
- Added settings for custom profile fields
You can download the release from but please make sure not to delete the contents of your /data and /config directories.

Did you already know you can install using @yunohost ?That makes hosting your own instance as easy as pressing a button.You can install Halcyon for at or find out more about YunoHost at .Thanks to @anmol for creating this port.You can find the repository at

We updated the instances list at and three instances are already at 2.1.3.Wow,that happened fast!Thank you for continous support and updates.Additionally we added a completely new instance.Thanks to @shadow8t4 for operating

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