Hello, There is no more plugin to insert a randomly excerpt from a child page to the parent. That was prettty cool feature that is not offer right now. Maybe someone knows about a plugin doing this ? Michael

3 answers

1 accepted

0 votes
Accepted answer

Hi Hanis,

Thanks for the search.

It's a shame it is not conduct any further, because it was a handy plugin whit a nice feature...



What version of Confluence are you using? Can you confirm if you are actually referring to this macro?

Hi Hanis,

I'm using Confluence 4.3.7.

No, I'm referring to the macro include-random from include-random plugin.

It was pretty old and very interesting.


I'm not sure it is referenced in the marketplace, because it was found some years ago.


I found this: https://ffeathers.wordpress.com/tag/gadgets/. Looks like its an old plugin and not available for a later version of Confluence. At the moment, I can't find any other plugin that carry the same functionality either.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Oct 24, 2018 in Confluence

Atlassian Research opportunity with Confluence templates

Do you use templates with Confluence? Take part in a remote 1-hr workshop. You'll receive USD $100 for your time!   We're looking for people to participate in a   remote 1-hr workshop...

1,018 views 14 12
Join discussion

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