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Confluence: Getting Started

by Jim Weaver

Confluence is Atlassian’s widely used team collaboration and knowledge sharing tool. It's grown far beyond its wiki origins and offers a wealth of features. This course will get you ready to create content and leverage Confluence's capabilities!

What you'll learn

Confluence is a high-powered wiki-based tool used by companies and teams to share information, document products and processes, and even aid with customer support. In this course, Confluence: Getting Started, you'll learn to get up to speed and ready to use Confluence on a daily basis on your own projects and with your own teams. First, you’ll learn about core Confluence concepts and terminology and how to find your way around even a crowded Confluence instance. Then, you'll practice how to create your own spaces and pages to organize and present content and how to manage files attached to pages. Finally, you'll be able to use the powerful Confluence editor along with many macros that enhance content, and effectively search a Confluence instance and help other users find your content. By the end of this course, you’ll be ready to dive into Confluence with your own teams and projects.

About the author

Jim Weaver is a software developer with experience in many languages and platforms. He has worked in and led teams in many industry verticals including Defense, Leasing, Energy, and Healthcare. Jim has extensive experience with unit and acceptance testing techniques and tools, and is one of the original authors of JWebUnit, an open-source web application testing API and framework.

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