Email notification for Wiki posts?

Is there a way to activate email notifications for posts/changes to the Confluence wiki? We're not working full-time in Jira yet (we're just starting out) so we rely pretty heavily on email notifications to let us know of things requiring our attention.

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Hi, you can watch Confluence pages/spaces. You will get notified if you are a watcher.

Refer to https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Watching+a+Page+or+Blog+Post for watching a page/blog.

Refer to https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Watching+a+Space on watching a space.

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Gary Sackett Atlassian Team Aug 31, 2012

Hi,

If a user is set as a watcher for the particular page, they should be emailed when changes or updates are made to that page. Here is the documentation for managing watchers:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Managing+Watchers

Thanks,

Gary

Do not forget, that you may watch a space also. You'll get emails about any activity on the space. Here is a link https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Watching+a+Space

Some hints

  • Managing watchers requires space admin rights, AFAIK
  • The community bubbles plugin from CustomWare helps to watch page trees as well mainly targetted at forums built inside Confluence using the {forum} macro

https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.adaptavist.confluence.bubbles

Thanks for your answers.

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