Follow function allows you to follow other users, list the latest topics involving them and receive notifications when they post.
- “Follow” toggle in the user’s profile and user card.
- New profile tab (“Network”) listing:
- Users you’re following
- Users following you
- New profile statistics (listed on the profile and user card), toggled by a site setting:
- Number of users you’re following
- Number of users following you
- Topic List . If you follow other users you see a topic list with the latest activity of users you are following. This topic list will have all the same functionality as other OwlDeals topic lists.
Notifications . Notifications for activity of users you follow are similar in structure to following a category:
Notifications are triggered when:
- A user you’re following creates a new topic
- A user you’re following replies
- A user follows you
- An in-app notification
- An email, according to the user’s email settings
- A push notification, according to the user’s push notification settings