At the time of writing (mid July 2011):
- 154 get no email and view on the web or via RSS feed
- 544 get email immediately every single time a message is posted (so do make sure you post only relevant stuff)
- 174 get the digest email
- 174 get the abridged email
Too many emails? – get one a day
When you subscribe, you have to select from the following, the default is “email”. This means you could be getting up to 10 or 15 emails per day. If you just want a single email per day, select Digest or Abridged.
But what is the difference between the digest or abridged email? Essentially they are the same. The abridged is daily with a snippet of each message posted. The digest gets sent when 25 new messages have been posted, or when a day has passed. Both are delivered to your inbox usually at around 9am Kathmandu time.
Here is an abridged summary:
You can change your settings here: