Background: I am senior technical writer with a background in Instructional Design, an innate dislike of scrolling, and perchance for creating knowledge nuggets.
Challenge: I have find myself, as a new Confluence User, struggling with how best deal with content-heavy legacy pages. I would be very interested in how others have dealt with this challenge.
Case in point: A page that contains an ever-growing list of code blocks. The code macro was used, there is a TOC, but you could scroll forever. The page layout is in one block. I have been told that nesting code blocks into tables didn't really work.
If I was using OneNote or a regular publishing environment, even SharePoint, I could easily create a subpage, subfolder etc. But I aim struggling as I learn Confluence to find an efficient approach to my challenge.
I think, given my current level of Confluence knowledge, that my best option is to start by creating child pages based upon the current TOC. But I am challenged as to how to do this easily, even some of the sections contain a large number of code block macros.
Another aspect that will hopefully address the scrolling issue is to change the child page layout to a two or three column version style might be useful.
Would love to hear from folks who have this same challenge, and have hopefully prevailed.
It’s been great to hear from fellow users over the last few weeks about the best tips and fun moments you’ve had working on Confluence since the transition to working remote. I’d love to keep the c...
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