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02-27-2011, 08:46 AM #1
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Tutorial: Tagging users with the @mentions
Introducing a new addition to the site, @(username) by Tagging Users!
Have you ever responded to someone in a thread and they never responded back? Perhaps they never read your response?
Have you ever put up a thread and wanted someone in particular to read it?
Well now you can!
@ USERS ~ MENTIONS:
Well, now they can be notified with @(username)!
Similar to twitter, you can @(username) a user while mentioning them in a topic.
For example, you a user uploads a great photo, and you want to make sure they read your response.
You can say @(username), that recipe is great!
Then the user will get a notification that you have responded or mentioned them in a thread.
When you use the @(username), it is called a "Mention". Meaning, of course, that you mentioned them in a post.
Another cool part about @(username) is that if you do, it will create a link to their profile!
Here is an example: @Desert Sky