How do I subscribe to categories and topics?

Subscribing to a category

To subscribe to a category, navigate to it and set its notification status to “Watching”:

Now you’ll be notified for every new post in this category. These notifications will appear as a blue bubble on your avatar in the top right of every page:

You’ll also be emailed with notifications when you’re not active on the site.

If you’d like to be emailed even when you are active, and make your experience as much like a mailing list as possible, we’ve got some steps you can follow.

Subscribing to a topic

Similarly, to subscribe to a topic, set its status to “Watching”:


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