Adjust email preferences

Your Settings page allows you to change your email address, as well as change your email notifications.

Change email address

Desktop iOS & Android
  1. On your homepage, click on   your profile picture and click Settings.
  2. Click Email address and enter a new email address.
  3. Click Save.

Change email notifications

Desktop iOS & Android
  1. On your homepage, click on   your profile picture and click Settings.
  2. Click the Notifications tab.
  3. Under Email notifications, adjust your email preferences by checking the options you want. 

Types of email notifications

  • Medium Digest: The best stories on Medium personalized based on your interests, as well as outstanding stories selected by our editors.
  • The Edition: Our member-only newsletter of hand-picked stories to keep you informed, sane, and entertained.
  • Recommended reading: Featured stories, columns, and collections that we think you’ll enjoy based on your reading history.
  • New stories from writers you subscribe to: New stories that writers you subscribe to have published to email
  • New stories added to lists you’ve saved
  • Digests from publications you follow: Algorithmically generated digest from publications you follow.
  • Social notifications: Notifications when someone follows you or highlights the same passage in a story.
  • Mention notifications: Notifications when people mention you in their stories on Medium.
  • Notifications on your stories: Notifications when people react, leave notes, respond to, or save your stories; and stats on your stories.
  • Notifications on your lists: Notifications when people react or respond to your lists.
  • Editor requests to feature your stories: Emails from Medium’s curators and editors about featuring your stories.
  • New product features on Medium: Updates on any product changes on Medium, tips to make the most of Medium, and invitations to participate in user research.
  • Information about Medium membership: Stories for members we think you’ll like, and other information to help you make the most of Medium.
  • Writing updates and announcements: Updates on any new features or changes to writing on Medium, including regular updates from the Partner Program.
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