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Getting started with Opbeat just got easier

Recently we’ve made tons of improvements to the core Opbeat functionalities - release tracking, GitHub integration and error logging - but we have lacked a good onboarding flow for all the newcomers.

Getting started should always be quick and easy

We are changing this with the latest update: Each step that requires your action is now clearly marked and, hopefully, well explained. Want to set up release tracking for your app? 3 steps. Integrate it with Github? 1 more step. Correlate errors with releases? 2 extra steps.

Help us make it even smoother

Worry-free shipping with Opbeat shouldn’t take more than a few minutes to set up. If it does, let us know and we’ll do what we can to fix any confusion. Feedback is, as always, more than welcome.

A few sample screenshots of the new onboarding flow below:

1. Select your app stack

Select your app stack

2. Follow the set-up instructions (e.g. Heroku for release tracking)

Follow the set-up instructions (e.g. Heroku for release tracking)

3. Quickly set up a fully working stream of new errors and releases

Quickly set up a fully working stream of new errors and releases

Have a great week!

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Jakob Marovt did customer development and marketing at Opbeat.
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