Is it possible to get email notifications for specific branch?

I know it’s possible to subscribe for Repository updates, but I’m actually interested only in commits to a specific branch.

Other than signing up for all updates and creating email filters, is it doable? 


Although I am not 100% sure if it’s impossible, I have not personally seen any ways to receive email notifications regarding a specific branch on a repository. This might be a good issue to send to  GitHub as feedback for a future feature!

Hi @sagilo,

Thanks for being here! We appreciate this feedback as noted by @gisgar3 at the moment there isn’t a way to set that type of notifications, there are a couple of GitHub apps ie: octobox that do this.

Additionally, We now offer more granular notification for PR’s ie:

In any case, thanks for the branch-specific feedback! I’ve taken your suggestion and passed it along to the appropriate teams. Thanks again for reaching out :grinning: