Email Notifications

How do I manage email notifications?

You can subscribe and unsubscribe to any messages that Wetpaint sends you. Follow these steps to access your email notification settings:
  1. Sign in and click on "My Profile" near the upper right corner of the page. Click on the link to your profile.
  2. Click on the Email Notifications link (you may be asked to confirm your password again here).
  3. Check the boxes next to the options you want to receive email notifications about.
  4. Click the Save Updates button at the bottom of the page when you are done.

Email Notification Settings


Q. What can I do if I'm not receiving the email notifications I'm subscribed for?

A. First, make sure you're subscribed by going to your profile and clicking on the email notifications link. There is a check box for each type of notification.

If you are subscribed but are still not receiving one of your email subscriptions try the following steps:
  1. Go to account Profile page
  2. From right column, select 'Change Email Address'
  3. Change email to a fake or alternate email address and click 'Save Updates'
  4. Change email back to your regular email address and click 'Save Updates'
  5. Then visit your 'Email Notifications' page to make sure the subscription settings are as you want

Weekly Digest Email All site members with an email address on file can subscribe to the Weekly Digest email. This email is designed to give you a snapshot of what happened on your site during the previous week, with convenient links back to specific areas of your site.

The Weekly Digest email is easy to scan, if you are in a hurry, but also includes lots of detail to give you a comprehensive overview of recent activity on your wiki.

  • Stats at a Glance section, which is where you find your ranking in the Wetpaint 500
  • Highlights from recent conversations on your wiki's Discussion Forum
  • List of new members
  • List of pages added in the last week
  • High level information about page edits from the last week
  • List of all members including banned members and members who have cancelled their membership with that wiki
To view the parts of the Weekly Digest, look below.

You can receive a Weekly Digest for as many wikis as you would like. You can subscribe or unsubscribe to this email from your Profile page, under Email Notifications.

Close Up- the exact parts of the Weekly Digest

The Numbers
The Numbers

Close Up- New Members
Close Up- New Members

Close Up- The Discussions
Close Up- The Discussions

Close Up- The New Pages
Close Up- New Pages Added

Close Up- The Edits
Close Up- The Edits

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