How can a space/pages be made public facing that can be searched by anyone on internet?

We want to use Confluence to host product documentation/release notes for product releases. We already use Confluence internally for information sharing and collaboration. The internal instance is accessible only by Windows active directory users.

Can a specific space/page within be used for public facing information? Similar to a Website. Such that it is searchable by users on google.com.

Any pointers/help on how to do that?

What special privileges/permissions are required?

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Accepted answer
Thomas Schlegel Community Champion Oct 24, 2017

Hi Tejas,

within Confluence you have to permit anonymous access to your Confluence space. Change that in the space's permission scheme. That's it. But be careful to not release more data to public than you wanted to.

Then, of course you have to make your Confluence server reachable from the internet.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Nov 29, 2018 in New to Confluence

How to use Confluence Cloud for stakeholder management

Most of us don’t need much convincing that stakeholder management is important. It just makes sense that keeping everyone in-the-know on projects and assigning clearly defined roles is key to having ...

1,169 views 4 6
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you