Follow the steps on this page if you don't have a Coil account. These steps walk you through signing up for a Coil Membership, then linking Imgur to your Coil account.
If you do have a Coil account, go to the Existing Coil Account page.
To browse Imgur ad-free, you need either an Imgur account or the Coil Extension. However, we recommend you have both. Details about this recommendation are covered in the Imgur Emerald FAQ.
- Create an account with Imgur or sign in to your existing Imgur account.
- Go to Imgur Emerald and click Join Now.
- Enter an email address and password to create your Coil account. You can use a different email address from your Imgur email.
- Enter the verification code sent to your email, then click Next.
The Payment Details screen appears.
- If you have a promo code:
- ❗Don't enter your billing details.❗ Click Have a promo code?
- Enter the code, then click Start Coil membership...
- If you don't have a promo code, enter your billing details, then click Start Coil membership for $5/month.
- Click Authorize app.
- Click Start ad-free browsing.
- Install the Coil Extension.