Creating an Account and Logging Into Pocket


In order to use Pocket, you must create an account. You can sign up for Pocket with a Firefox account, Sign in with Apple or a Google account. This article explains how to sign up for a Pocket account and log in using each of these methods.

If you ever have trouble logging in to Pocket with your email address, Apple ID, Google Account, or Firefox Account, please click here to get help.

Sign up for Pocket with a Firefox Account

If you have an existing Firefox account, or if you're new to Mozilla products, you can sign up for Firefox Accounts to use for Pocket. The email address you have registered with your Firefox Account will become your primary email address for Pocket as well.

After signing up for Pocket with your Firefox Account, you can log into Pocket by clicking the Continue with Firefox button.

If you already have a Pocket account and would like to start using the Continue with Firefox button, just make sure that your Firefox Account email address is listed and confirmed on your Pocket Email Accounts page.

Note: If you use Pocket for Mac or Pocket's Kobo integration, these apps do not have a Log in with Firefox button. To log into these apps (as well as some other third-party apps), you must set a Pocket-specific password. Click here for instructions on how to create one.

If you’re having trouble with your Firefox Account that’s unrelated to Pocket, please contact Mozilla Support.

Sign up for Pocket with Your Apple ID

If you have an Apple ID, you can sign up for Pocket with your existing Apple ID email address. On iOS, Android and Pocket for Web, tap Continue with Apple and follow the instructions that appear to sign up using your Apple ID.

Sign up for Pocket with Your Google Account

If you have a Google Account, you can use it to sign up for Pocket. Just select the Continue with Google button in Pocket’s iOS and Android apps, or click Sign up with Google on Pocket’s website (

If you have multiple Google Accounts, you may be asked which account you wish to use to sign up. Please pay attention to which Google Account you select - this will become the primary email address on your Pocket account.

When signing up for Pocket with Google, you will be prompted to set a password for Pocket. You may need a password to connect your account with third-party apps, such as Twitter and Flipboard. If you do not remember creating a Pocket-specific password, please click here for instructions on how to create one.

Logging into Pocket

Once you have created a Pocket account using your email address, Google Account, or Firefox Account, please continue using that account when connecting additional apps or extensions. You will always be able to find a Log In option. This will ensure that your saved items are synced and accessible everywhere. There is no need to create a new Pocket account for each device or browser you use.

If you do not see Sign up with Firefox or Sign up with Google when trying to log in to Pocket, simply use your email address and Pocket-specific password to log in. If you do not remember your Pocket password, or did not create one when you first signed up, you can simply reset your password.

If you’re looking for instructions on how to log out of Pocket, please follow these instructions.

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