Signing up for an account is as easy as clicking the Sign Up button and completing the available form.

1. Choose a Plan:

Omeka.net offers 5 different plans to choose from. Please note that you must sign up for a free account to be a user/collaborator on any Omeka.net website.

Basic (Free):

  • Storage: 500 MB
  • Sites: 1
  • Plugins: 14: COinS, CSV Import, DocsViewer, Exhibit Builder, Google Analytics, Hide Elements, Library of Congress Suggest, Locale, OAI-PMH Harvester, PDF Embed, Reports, SharedShelfLink, Simple Pages, Social Bookmarking
  • Themes:  4: Berlin, Minimalist, Season, Rhythm

Plus ($49/year):

  • Storage: 1 GB
  • Sites:  2
  • Plugins: 19: COinS, Contribution, CSV Import, DocsViewer, Exhibit Builder, Google Analytics, Hide Elements, Item Order, Library of Congress Suggest, Locale, OAI-PMH Harvester, Omeka API Import, PDF Embed, Reports, SharedShelfLink, Simple Contact Form, Simple Pages, Simple Vocab, Social Bookmarking
  • Themes:All themes currently available on Omeka.net (Berlin, Minimalist, Season, Rhythm, Emiglio, Thanks Roy, Santa Fe)

Silver ($99/year): 

  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Sites: 5
  • Plugins: 26: COinS, Commenting, Contribution, CSS Editor, CSV Import, Docs Viewer, Dublin Core Extended, Exhibit Builder, Geolocation, GoogleAnalytics, Hide Elements, HTML5 Media, Item Order, LC Suggest, Locale OAI-PMH Harvester, OAI-PMH, Repository, Omeka Api Import, PDF Embed, PDF Text, Reports, Shared Shelf Link, Shortcode Carousel, SimpleContactForm, Simple Pages, Simple Vocab, Social Bookmarking, Web Services Shortcodes
  • Themes:All themes currently available on Omeka.net (Berlin, Minimalist, Season, Rhythm, Emiglio, Thanks Roy, Santa Fe)

Gold ($299/year):

  • Storage: 5 GB
  • Sites: 10
  • Plugins: All plugins currently available on Omeka.net, plus any plugins we add in the future.
  • Themes: All themes currently available on Omeka.net, plus any themes we add in the future.

Platinum ($999/year):

  • Storage: 25 GB
  • Sites: Unlimited
  • Plugins: All plugins currently available on Omeka.net, plus any plugins we add in the future.
  • Themes: All themes currently available on Omeka.net, plus any themes we add in the future.

2. Create an Account

  • To sign up for an account, choose a plan (everyone may sign up for one free plan) and fill in the form.
  • Choose a username and password (more than 6 characters), and fill in your name and email address.
  • You must also agree to the Omeka.net terms of service Please write down your username and password.
  • Click the Sign Up button.

3. Activate Your Account and Payment

  • After clicking the Sign Up button, you will receive a confirmation email, sent to the address you provide in the sign up form, with a link that you must click to activate your Omeka.net account.
    *Only click the link once. If you click the link more than once from the activation email, you will be told “No activation exists for the given key.” If that happens, please go to the login page and try your username and password.
  • Follow the link to activate your account and you will be directed to a page that confirms the price of the plan you designated in the sign up form. To purchase that plan, click the link to Google Checkout. All transactions are handled through Google Checkout. All sales are final. Plan prices are for one year cycles. There are no partial-year prices or pro-rated fees when upgrading.
  • To ensure that there are no gaps in your service, choose the auto-renew option in Google Checkout for all paid plans.
  • If you change your mind about plans, do not proceed to Google Checkout. There are no refunds. Simply go to My Account to upgrade to a different plan. Or, keep the free basic plan. You may also upgrade a plan at any time, but there is no pro-rating.
  • Processing from Google Checkout may take 30 minutes or longer.

4. Logging into your Omeka.net Site

  • Once an account is created, you may access your Omeka.net account and website(s) from any web browser. Login with the username and password you created from http://omeka.net. Or, navigate directly your new website (http://yourwebsite.omeka.net/admin).

Using your Omeka.net Site

See the Managing Websites and Account section of Help.