You can get change notifications on content changes for your Monitor via email. Distill also supports sending notifications to multiple emails. To use email notifications, you need to sign in to you Distill account. Once signed in you would be able to see your email id under “Get Email” option in Options window or context menu of the monitor.

How to add email id into Distill account to get email notification?

For browser extension, From the Watchlist, Click on “Settings” → “Emails and Phones”. This will ask you to login into your Distill account. If you don't have an account, you can signup. After signing in, you would be able see “Add Email address” and add button. You can add as many email addresses to receive monitor change notifications as you require. You will be required to verify those email ids with a verification link received on those ids.

For Web App, click on your “Account Name” → “Settings” → “Emails and Phones”. Add more email ids and verify the links received on those ids.

Add email to Distill Web Monitor

How to add/remove email action?

You can add or remove email notification for any monitor from the Options window or directly from the context menu icon as shown below:

Get email on changes to source

  • Step 1: Click on the context menu button (down caret icon) for the monitor. This will pop-up the context menu.
  • Step 2: Click on “Add Action” and “Get Email” for adding email alert. Or, click on delete icon adjacent to email action to remove it.

If you have added multiple email ids to your account and you want notifications on more email ids, you need to add email actions for each one of email id.