An overview of the different notifications you could receive.
Notifications allow you to receive and review real-time notifications as they occur on the site.
|On-Site||Real-Time Email||Email Digest|
|@mention||X||X||The user who is @mentioned|
|Guide Comment||X||Planned||Planned to Remove||The author of the guide, any user subscribed to/watching the guide, anyone who has replied to the comment.|
|Wiki Comment||Planned||Planned||Planned to Remove||Anyone subscribed to the page.|
|Comment Moderation||X||The user who posted the comment.|
|Addition/Invitation to a Team||Planned||X||The user added/invited to the team.|
|Answer to a Question||X||X||The user who posted the question.|
|Accept Answer Reminder||X||The user who posted the question.|
|Answer Accepted||X||The user who posted the Answer.|
|Answer Comment||X||The user who posted the Answer.|
|Question Comment||X||The user who posted the Question.|
|User Completes Your Guide||X||The author of the guide.|
When users mention another user's handle (username) in a comment, they receive a notification with a link to view that comment.
"User success" is recorded when a user successfully completes a guide without Data Capture. If a user has authoring privileges on a site, they receive notifications when any user successfully completes any guides that they have authored.
When your Question Gets Answered
Users receive a notification when another user answers a question the wrote.
Users receive a notification if the author of the question you answered accepts the answer.
Comments on Questions/ Answers
Users receive a notification if anyone comments on their questions or their answers.
When someone completes a guide you’ve written, you’ll receive 30 reputation points and a notification.
Comment on Guide
Users who are subscribed to a guide will receive a notification if another user leaves a comment.
When the site recognized you’ve earned a badge, you’ll receive a notification. If you’d like to collect them intentionally, head over to the Badges page to start choosing your next goal!