FAQs

 

Is this a hosted service?

No. PushMaze is a Self-hosted Chrome & Firefox website push notifications service, that runs on your web server. Pay once and it’s yours, there’s no recurring fee.

What are the requirements?

You need an Apache server running a Unix like operating system (eg. Linux) with PHP & MySQL support.

  • PHP >= 5.5.9
  • OpenSSL PHP Extension
  • PDO PHP Extension
  • Mbstring PHP Extension
  • Tokenizer PHP Extension
  • SSL Certificate – get one for free from letsencrypt.org

What browsers does Pushmaze support?

PushMaze works with major browsers such as:

  • Google Chrome (version 42+) on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Android
  • Firefox (version 44+ for desktop 48+ for mobile) on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Android
  • Opera (version 42+ for desktop and 37+ for mobile) on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Android

Apple does not support web push notifications technology on iPhone browsers yet. But we’re watching that space closely.

Is PushMaze easy to setup?

Yes. Just follow our Get Started Guide to get up and running.

Will you update PushMaze continuously?

Yes absolutely! We built PushMaze for our own use after getting fed up with the exorbitant recurring fees of the other products in the market. So we have every incentive to continually make it better. Updates are free up till the next major version, eg. version 3.x, 4.x etc.

What’s the deal with FCM being FREE?

From the Pricing page FAQs of FCM:
Firebase also has many free products: Analytics, App Indexing, Authentication, Dynamic Links, Cloud Messaging, Notifications, Invites, Crash Reporting, &, Remote Config. You can use an unlimited amount of these in all plans, including their free Spark Plan.

Can I install PushMaze on multiple domains?

Yes

Are PushMaze’s source code files obfuscated?

PushMaze source code is not obfuscated except for the installation and license checking files. You are free to edit the source code for your own personal use without any issues.

What’s with PushMaze’s low pricing?

Some people claim that cheap doesn’t mean great. We believe otherwise, and to make it easier for you to buy, we offer a 7 day no questions asked refund. We’re very confident about our product’s value and efficiency.

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