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We offer three email frequencies. The default setting is instant - to change this, log in (see point 1 if you require your login details) to Footprint and click on the settings button in the right-hand margin of the website. Under the "Account details" section you will see an option for "Email frequency". Here you can choose from "Instant" (one email alert for every article we publish, our default setting), "Daily" (one daily email, delivered each morning, including links to the articles published in the previous 24 hours), and "Weekly" (one weekly email, delivered each Friday morning, including links and headlines for all the articles published in the previous seven days). Once you've chosen a frequency, click "Save settings" to confirm the change.

Can I change the email address that Footprint emails are sent to?

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Can I receive email alerts in text rather than HTML?

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Are there special rates for multi-user subscriptions?

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How do I add more people to my account?

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Yes - but on a limited basis. Footprint accepts advertising for events, training sessions, and job vacancies relevant to our readership. We do not accept product or company advertising.

Can I forward Footprint email alerts?

No – unless we have provided you with written permission. Contact with any requests.

Can I share my login details with my co-workers?

No - doing so jeopardises the security of the information you've provided, and can allow others to post content or make purchase orders under your name.

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If you wish to reproduce a Footprint article please email our managing editor, , for permission, or call 02 9267 3800.

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