Getting started with Ably couldn't be easier.


1. We recommend you sign up for a completely free account on Ably at https://www.ably.io/.  You will be given a free account that you can use to start testing the service.


2. Take a look at the Quick Start Guide, it's a good example of the absolute minimum needed to get up and running.


3. Try out one of the examples in your browser.


4.  Once you feel ready, simply download a Real-time client library or REST client library and refer to the extensive API documentation.


5. Get in touch if you need any help, we'll happily do what we can to get you up and running in no time.