Welcome to LiveJournal's documentation repository, where you can find information on most topics regarding LiveJournal's service or server software. Please select a topic from below:


  • Tour

    Designed for new visitors to become familiar with the site

  • FAQ

    Frequently Asked Questions about LiveJournal.com

  • Guides

    Supplemental FAQ information

  • howto

    Tips and tricks to help customize your LiveJournal account

  • LiveJournal Server Manual

    All you need to know to install, administrate, and hack a LiveJournal setup


If you'd like to help out with LiveJournal's documentation, check out the following forums:

  • lj_userdoc - End user documentation discussions
  • lj_sysdoc - Discussions regarding the LiveJournal documentation system