An open-source micro-blogging platform to create your own twitter-like blog for free.

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Release Notes

The official release notes by Modest

Perfect for lightweight blogging

Easy setup

Sign-up and have your blog up and running in less than a minute.

Email Newsletter

Your micro-blog has a built-in newsletter, that your readers can subscribe to.


Modest is open-source. You can find everything you need to know on GitHub.


You can always self-host the blog.
Check the GitHub Repository for more information.



  • domain
  • 1 GB of storage
  • Up to 50 newsletter subscribers
  • Basic Theme

8 €

  • Everything from Basic
  • Custom domain
  • 10 GB of storage
  • Up to 500 newsletter subscribers
  • Different Themes (coming soon...)
  • Custom footer (coming soon)

15 €

  • Everything from Supporter
  • 50 GB of storage
  • Unlimited newsletter subscribers
  • Custom <head> scripts for eg. analytics (coming soon...)