Devpost Help Center

How to sign up for a Devpost account

  1. Click “Sign up” on our homepage.
  2. Type your desired username. If the username is already taken, you'll see an error in red and will be prompted to try a different one.
  3. Tell us what kind of software maker you are: developer, designer, or “other.” If you’re not a maker, select “I’m an organizer, challenge manager, judge or voter.” Note: if you selected “I’m an organizer, challenge manager, judge or voter,” skip to step 5.
  4. Tell us which platforms interest you, so we can help you find relevant challenges and hackathons.
  5. Tell us where you’re based, so we can let you know about nearby challenges or hackathons.
  6. Tell us if you want to receive emails about upcoming challenges and online hackathons.
  7. Log in with Facebook or GitHub, or sign up with your email address.

If you sign up with your email address, expect a confirmation email from us. Click the link in the email to confirm your account. You’ll need to confirm your account before you can participate in a hackathon.

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