Join us for the Do Agile Right webinar series

There are no right answers when it comes to how teams plan, build, and launch great software. Every team and situation is different, making your process inherently different as well. The title of this webinar series might be a little misleading because there isn't one way or a best way to do agile. The agile methodology provides a number of guiding principles and strategies, but leaves the implementation up to the team. Agile is a philosophy, not a rigid protocol. It's designed to allow each

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Take Confluence to the next level with RefinedWiki Original Theme 4

This is a guest post from RefinedWiki, the team behind Original Theme for Confluence, one of the best-selling Confluence add-ons of all time. Last month we released RefinedWiki Original Theme 4.0, a Confluence plugin that lets you organize content and skin it with our pre-designed themes. With every release from Atlassian, Confluence gets more friendly for everyone in the company, not just the developers. The rich text editor in Confluence 4.0, Blueprints in 5.1, and new Confluence Questions

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7 new year’s resolutions for team collaboration in 2014

The new year is a time for new beginnings and fresh starts. It's the reason your gym is so crowded with people you've never seen before. Here are a couple resolutions you should consider making with your team so you can work better together in 2014. 1. Centralize your team's information Regardless of what team you're on at your organization – development, marketing, sales, HR – you create, share, and discuss information with your teammates every day to get your job done. Information comes

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Top 10 Confluence highlights of 2013

As another bumper year comes to an end I thought it fitting to recap all the happened in the world of Confluence in 2013. We've shipped tons of releases in the last 12 months that included new features like Blueprints to improvements to existing features like Search in Confluence 5.3, all of which help our 15,000+ customers worldwide get more value out of Confluence than ever before. In addition to seven major releases of Confluence and Team Calendars we expanded the Confluence family with an all-new add-on – Confluence Questions. Needless to say, 2013 has been our biggest year yet and we're not slowing down. Let's countdown the top 10 highlights of Confluence in 2013.

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Collaborating with boards and cards in Confluence OnDemand

This is a guest blog from Comalatech, makers of Canvas for Confluence OnDemand and Ad hoc Workflows and Ad hoc Canvas for Confluence download. We launched Canvas for Confluence OnDemand at this year's Summit in October. Canvas allows you to create simple boards to add to your pages in Confluence OnDemand. With boards and cards, Canvas helps you brainstorm and visualize your ideas in Confluence: Create a board, swiftly add cards outlining your ideas, rearrange to organize them, and automatically

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5 ways to work with JIRA issues in Confluence

Half of the teams that use JIRA also use Confluence. Development teams live in JIRA where they track their work; The rest of the business lives in Confluence where everyone collaborates around requirements, documentation, marketing plans, sales reports, and anything else. We've worked hard over the last year to bring JIRA into Confluence like never before so no team or project is ever siloed to just JIRA or just Confluence. Here are five ways to bring your JIRA issues into Confluence. 1. Create

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