Have you seen an e-mail message from a profile comment yet?

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As of an hour ago, comments on WikiTree profiles generate e-mail messages to the Profile Manager(s). This is much like how it works here on G2G. Before this, the only alert that you'd get when a comment was posted on one of your profiles was the one in your Activity Feed. Many WikiTreers wouldn't see these until they got their weekly Activity Feed update by e-mail on the following Wednesday morning.

I'm hesitant to add features that generate e-mail messages because of the danger of abuse by spammers and the sensitivity related to it. I think this was a good improvement but please let us know -- either here or via e-mail to info@ -- if you see any abuse or any bugs or problems.

Thanks!

Chris

P.S. You don't currently have the ability to opt-out of these e-mail updates. To stop getting any kind of WikiTree e-mail you need to cancel your membership. However, we'll be adding a feature in the next couple weeks that lets you opt-out of e-mailed comments and/or the weekly Activity Feed updates.
in Genealogy Help by Chris Whitten G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)

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I should have seen and responded to this before now!

Yes!  The e-mail updating link works well and is a welcomed addition.  Thanks for all you are doing Chris and rest of the WikiTree Team.
by Keith Baker G2G6 Pilot (101k points)

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