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    The tool for efficient corporate communication

    The tool for efficient corporate communication

    The tool for efficient corporate communication

    Create a dashboard that looks like a news magazine

    Browse, search and filter all news from all spaces

    Establish an approval or time-triggered workflow

    The cover stories offer the attractive possibility to present the most important and current news. Choose between different layouts. Show news with videos, teasers, or with eye-catching titles to keep readers interested.

    The News Center offers a central place for everyone interested in news. Search by keyword, filter by news category or author, time range or space. Filters are highly configurable and will fit neatly in your news concept.

    The Enterprise News Bundle lets you define space editors to approve an author’s news before they are published. Publish news time-triggered at a given date or let them expire, so they don’t show up after a given time.

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    Do not just display your news, but tailor it to the needs of your users.

    • Add categories to your news. For example, you can chronologically read a news category overview of choice.
    • News that really look like news. With kicker lines to accompany your headline or a lead paragraph to grab your readers' attention.
    • Use personal subscriptions and read news from the spaces that you are really interested in.
    • Mark your information as "sticky". It will be fixed at the top of the news stream and cannot be replaced by more recent news.
    • Keep employees in-the-know when it comes to important news. By declaring the news mandatory, it must then be confirmed by the user as "read".

    → Learn more about the Linchpin Enterprise News plugin!

    This app is a part of Linchpin - Social Intranet, which offers your employees a fully personalized user experience and provides them with the best conditions for productive teamwork, efficient creation and acquisition of information and structured knowledge management.

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    by Raphael Krebs on 2017-04-21
    A great plugin that makes it simple to include blog-posts from one or different spaces into the confluence dashboard. It's very easy to use! Highly recommended!
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    by Nadine Zimmer on 2018-11-08
    The Linchpin Enterprise News App offers so many useful features for your corporte news, especially the time sheduling and sticky functions are a great benefit. But also the possibilities to improve the look of your news overview with images, videos and teaser are relly good.
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    by Bastian Schmelz on 2018-08-31
    Works like a charm. Our users have a fast access to relevant new in our company. This plugin was most relevant for our migration of our "old intranet" into Confluence.
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    by Kitty de Ruijter [Avisi] on 2018-01-05
    If you're using your Confluence as a central place to store your company's information, this app is a very good addition. You can easily publish and share corporate and local news for your employees.
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    by Patrick van der Rijst on 2018-01-04
    This app is crucial for corporate organizations that to share news across departments, teams or from a global level. Including the Custom User Profile and Linchpin Manager app allows you to make the news personal as well.
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    by Arto Kovalainen on 2017-11-15
    Very useful and easy to use in Confluence. Brings scheduled publishing to blogs! Out of the box social features (likes and comments) in the news listings + teaser pictures for the news. I like it a lot!
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    by Raphael Krebs on 2017-04-21
    A great plugin that makes it simple to include blog-posts from one or different spaces into the confluence dashboard. It's very easy to use! Highly recommended!
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    How does server app pricing work?

    Server products and apps are hosted on your servers. This app is sold as a perpetual license, and the purchase price includes 12 months of maintenance (support and version updates).

    You can renew maintenance after 12 months at 50% of the current purchase price. You can upgrade the tier of your Atlassian product and app licenses at any time. Upgrade prices are calculated based on Atlassian's formula (view example).

    If app pricing changes after your initial purchase, there's a 60-day grandfathering period during which you can renew based on the old pricing.

    How do I determine my server pricing?

    Apps are billed based on the number of users in your Atlassian product. The app tier should match the licensed user tier of the Atlassian product. For example, if you have a Confluence license for 500 users, you should purchase the 500-user tier for apps. Even if fewer users want to use the app than your Atlassian product license, the two licenses should match exactly.

    Can I install this app in a Data Center product?

    This app does not have a a Data Center approved version. Only apps meeting a set of performance requirements for large, clustered environments are approved for Data Center.

    However, while server apps are built for single-server deployments, many customers successfully install them in Data Center products. If you're using a Data Center product, Atlassian recommends you contact the vendor to determine compatibility at scale.

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    What type of license do I need if I'm using this app in a Data Center product?

    Because this app does not have a Data Center approved version, you should purchase a Server license if you decide to install this app in a Data Center product.

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    For server apps, academic licenses are available at a 50% discount if you have an academic license for your Atlassian product.

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    For server apps, you can extend your app trial up to 5 times - in other words, for up to six months. Extend your trial by generating a new evaluation license key from Atlassian Marketplace. Click Try it free and you'll be directed to generate a new license. Paste this license key into the app listing in UPM from your Atlassian product, and you're all set.

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    If you own a legacy Jira Server Unlimited (100+ users) or Confluence Server Unlimited (2000+ users) license purchased in 2012 or earlier, legacy app pricing is no longer available. You have two options for app purchasing:

    • Purchase the app at the non-legacy Unlimited (10000+ users) tier.
    • Renew your Jira or Confluence license at a non-legacy tier, then purchase the app at the same tier.

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    Version 2.6.0 Confluence Server 6.1.4 - 6.13.0 Released 2018-12-07


    Improvements and bug fixes


    Important: We are planning to remove the deprecated News Teaser macro with version 3.0. You’ll find a button for migrating old ones in the administration.


    • Configure the default duration for sticky news
    • Default subscriptions can now be personalized (in combination with Linchpin Manager)


    • News tiles now fall back to "title on color" if a teaser image goes missing
    • News tiles in Cover Stories and News Center now behave identically on hover


    • When clicking a space name in a news macro, the overlay now shows news from spaces with a key like "0001"
    • The Web Feeds macro now shows the date of entries
    • The Cover Stories don't jump erratically between slides anymore, and they now appear reliably within NaviTabs
    • Fixed a stubborn tool tip that refused to go away
    • Admins can now assign permissions for mandatory news again
    • Fixed news teaser images not showing after uploading
    • The kicker line is now included again when exporting news to pdf


    1. Log into your Confluence instance as an admin.
    2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Atlassian Marketplace. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
    3. Click Find new apps or Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
    4. Locate Linchpin Enterprise News via search. The appropriate app version appears in the search results.
    5. Click Try free to begin a new trial or Buy now to purchase a license for Linchpin Enterprise News. You're prompted to log into MyAtlassian. Linchpin Enterprise News begins to download.
    6. Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.
    7. Click Apply license. If you're using an older version of UPM, you can copy and paste the license into your Confluence instance.

    To find older Linchpin Enterprise News versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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