Version 4.4

The Microblog now includes a sidebar. You can toggle between sidebar view and compact view (with a drop-down topic selection).

New features

    • We introduced the possibility to show a topic sidebar in the timeline macro view.
    • Deleting own posts is possible now, even if replies exist.


    • We adjusted responsiveness and optimized slim layouts.
    • We improved compatibility with RefinedTheme and Bitvoodoo Enterprise Theme.
    • Anonymous access to Microblog Timeline is possible now.
    • You can now play video files within the preview.

Version 4.4.1

Improvement release

Bugfixes & Improvements

    • Fixed compatibility issues with Confluence 6.6.
    • Adjust macro sidebar state when content width changes.

Version 4.4.2

Compatibility release


    • We're happy to announce Confluence 7 compatibility!

(warning) Please note, that this version does not contain any further fixes or features.

If you are not using Confluence 7, there is no need to update.

Version 4.3

We added a new file preview to the Microblog editor.

New features
    • The app uses its own preview to show images and files.

    • Fixed several issues with the Confluence preview in microposts.

Version 4.2

The Microblog is now compatible with the Data Center.

New features
    • The app is officially Confluence Data Center ready.


    • Loading performance of topics and microposts has been improved.


    • Display errors for slim layouts have been fixed.

    • Jumping behavior of the timeline on button click has been fixed.

Version 4.1

The Microblog includes a "Read Only" mode now.

Version 4.1.0

Bugfixes & Improvements

    • Compatibility with the read only mode in Confluence Data Center has been introduced.

    • Performance improvements for topic resources have been made.

    • Fixes for micropost action (edit / delete) permissions have been applied.

    • Fixed display errors while replying in Google Chrome.

Version 4.0

Complete revamp of the UI, introducing a Microblog portal page with lots of more features to come.

Version 4.0.5


    • Fixed a bug where Microblog was sometimes missing on the very first page load.
    • Fixed a bug where sometimes drop-down menus of the editor were in the background of the editor pane when using Internet Explorer.
    • Fixed a bug where the plugin deactivated itself when the Confluence Workbox Plugin was deactivated.

(warning) It might occur that an update deactivates the Linchpin Theme, simply re-enable it.

Version 4.0.4 / 4.0.3

These were internal releases, which had installation errors on some systems.

Version 4.0.2


    • Fixed problems with attachment preview.
    • Fixed the immediate notification setting.

Version 4.0.1


    • Fixed a bug with the macro not working when using Internet Explorer 11.

Version 3.4

We greatly improved stability and compatibility of the Microblog.

Known issues

  • Security violation in versions 3.4.9+. Please update immediately to 3.4.12.

  • Does not work with Linchpin Touch 1.5, will be compatible with Touch 1.6

Version 3.4.14

Compatibility release

    • Minor changes were made. so that the Microblog is compatible with Confluence 6.12.
    • We also added compatibility fixes for the Space Privacy app and Tree View app.

Version 3.4.13


    • We fixed issues on Confluence instances with context path.

Version 3.4.12

Important security bugfixes! Please update immediately from versions 3.4.9+.

    • Fixed a visibility violation in the daily digest.

This error exists since version 3.4.9.

Version 3.4.11


    • Replies loaded by clicking "show more replies" missed the unfold button, if they were higher than the height cap. We fixed that.

    • Animation delay of older posts was too long. It should be okay now.

Version 3.4.10

Bugfixes & Improvements

    • We improved the loading times of posts with better caching.

    • We increased the performance of the Microblog by loading only visible replies instead of all replies.

    • Better display animation of posts in timelines was included. Previously it caused a huge lag in every browser.

    • We restored the shortcut "e" to edit the page on pages with the Microblog macro.

    • Removed the banner to help us with user testing.

Version 3.4.9

This release had an error, which did not allow to edit pages that contained a Microblog macro properly. It is now safe to down- or upgrade manually to fix this issue.

Version 3.4.8

Performance release - We improved the loading time of the Microblog timeline!

Version 3.4.7


    • REST-Endpoints behave more clearly according to the convention now.

    • Buttons within the Microblog sidebar are no longer hidden when displaying a lot of topics.

    • We added a GDPR information within the administrator user test banner.

Version 3.4.6


    • You can now properly set restrictions on pages with a Microblog timeline.

Version 3.4.5

Feedback is now very welcome!

Give us feedback regarding the Microblogging Plugin by doing a user test.
You can find further information here: Microblog user test

Version 3.4.4


    • We improved performance of the search to speed up the Microblog timeline loading time.

    • We optimized the loading time of editor's javascript resources.

    • We added compatibility for the latest RefinedTheme version (6.0-beta).

Version 3.4.3

Update to allow readability for anonymous users again.


    • All posts are now visible to anonymous users again, if the permission restrictions in Confluence allow anonymous access to the spaces.

    • An occasionally appearing white space at the bottom of the timeline was removed.

    • The sidebar buttons should no longer float above the post when replying.

    • The ...-Menu at the bottom was moved to the head of a post and should no longer float under the text.

Version 3.4.2


    • Microblog works on dashboards with RefinedTheme again.

    • Sidebar buttons are compatible with Confluence 6.7 now.

Version 3.4.1

New features

    • You can now copy permalinks to Microblog posts.

    • Compatibility with the Space Privacy app was added, to restrict available users to the given topic space.


    • Microblog self service is now available for the Confluence Default template.


    • Problems with editor timeout in Confluence 6.6 were fixed.

    • A JavaScript error in auto complete, which appeared while choosing a non-existing topic or space, was fixed.

    • Image preview on dashboard and Microblog action does work again.

    • PDF preview for digest in replies does work again.

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