Beyond coding. We forge.
is a self-hosted lightweight software forge.
Easy to install and low maintenance, it just does the job.
Brought to you by an inclusive community under the umbrella of Codeberg e.V., a democratic non-profit organization, Forgejo can be trusted to be exclusively Free Software. It focuses on security, scaling, federation and privacy. Learn more about how it compares with other forges.
Forge great software with Forgejo
Take back control of your software development process, self-host your projects and get everyone involved in delivering quality software on the same page.
Simple software project management
Ease of use is important to get things done efficiently. Forgejo’s user experience is designed for collaboration and productivity.
Self-hosted alternative to GitHub
Liberate your software from proprietary shackles. Forgejo offers a familiar environment to GitHub users, allowing smooth transition to a platform you own.
Easy to install and maintain
Hosting your own software forge does not require expert skills. With Forgejo you can control your server with minimal effort.
Lightweight and performant
With a rich feature set, Forgejo still has a low server profile and requires an order of magnitude less resources than other forges.
Guaranteed 100% Free Software
Forgejo will always be Free and Open Source Software. Furthermore we exclusively use Free Software for our own project development.
Beyond coding, we forge ahead
An exciting future awaits. We will innovate the Software Forge and enable collaborative software development facilitated by decentralized platforms.
Forgejo consists of motivated people, and we are looking forward to
Feel free to help in the domains of localization, code, federation, releases management, User Research, UX, community management, documentation, web design, governance and more.