New feature of Private Messaging |

New feature of Private Messaging

This week a new tool has been deployed on called Private Messaging, which is available to all registered users on It functions a lot like email, but with a social networking twist. There are two parts to private messaging. One is managing messages through the Inbox link on each registered user’s persona page and the other is managing your social network through the contacts link on your persona page.

Private messaging allows you to send, receive, and manage messages. Private messaging means that the messages cannot be viewed by all users, only by the people you send them to. By clicking on the Contacts link on your persona page, you can view your friends list, pending friend requests, and ignored users list, as well as search for new users in the community.See the following video (created for one of the Sierra Sun’s sister sites that operates the same way) for a step-by-step guide on how to use Private Messaging.

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