Open Collective
Open Collective
A look behind the curtain to understand the cost of running the #openweb
Published on February 5, 2023 by hamishcampbell

This was the mess of during the #twittermigration we had to keep removing thousands of off-topic accounts to keep the instance online, the legacy of this is still coursing database problems, and building up running costs.

This peeks at 2 million actions.

This is the history of both of the instances were funding sustainable till November, now they are completely untenable with our current monthly donations.

This instance peeks at half a million actions.

To help you read the data, green is user activity, red is server overload/errors.

It takes funding to keep the #openweb running, we need at least ONE % OF OUR USERS TO DONATE monthly to keep the instances online.