Key English
garden->md To participate in the development of the software, suggest improvements
or simply download it, go to [the development site](@:src.pad)

If you wish to install this software for your own use and thus gain in
autonomy, we help you on:
garden->title Cultivate your garden
help->md To help you, here is a video tutorial (in french only) directed by Frédéric
help->play Play the video
help->title Video Tutorial
how ## How does it work?

- Create a pad.
- Start to **write** your text
- and **invite** your collaborators.
- Each participant is distinguished by a **color**
- and can **chat** with the group.
- If necessary, restore an old version from **history**
- and when your work is done, **export** it.

Want a [demonstration]({link})?
meta->lead Collaborating online has never been easier
meta->title Framapad - Collaborative Text Editor
page_info->add_yourself If you are **an organization** that has the resources to host such a service and would like to be added to it, you can contact us through [](
page_info->columns->chatons Type
page_info->columns->country Country
page_info->columns->title Instance name
page_info->columns->url URL
page_info->instance->type->chatons CHATONS
page_info->instance->type->other Other
page_info->intro Here is the list of instances to which you can be redirected by creating a pad from the Framapad home page.
page_info->intro_other We don’t know the people behind these instance, so we don’t redirect to those because we don’t know their privacy policy or their ability to handle many users, however we list them below.
page_info->title List of Etherpad instances
page_info->title_other List of {nbinstances} other instances
page_info->title_pool List of the {nbinstances} recommended instances