Telligent Enterprise 4.0 gives you new features for messaging, including:
- File upload from the Quick Post widget status tab.
- Likes for Status messages, status comments, group application content, and group content comments.
- Mentions for status messages, status comments, group content, and group content comments. You can also see where you or your group is @mentioned.
- Hashtags for status messages, status comments, group content, and group content comments.
Message display in a group
All activity in a group - status messages/comments, content uploads/changes/comments, profile photo updates, and application creations (such as creating a new forum) - is recorded on the Activity Story Stream. The Activity Story Stream can be scoped to the group and optionally its subgroups, concentrating the group's attention on activities within it. (Note that activity within the group also appears on the site Activity Story Stream unless that is scoped to display only a user's activity.)
Message posting in a group
Status messages can be posted on the group Home Page using the Quick Post widget. The community administrator or group owner can configure this widget to allow only status messages, or status messages and posts to different applications. (The screen shot below shows the status messages and applications enabled.)
On the Quick Post widget, click the Leave a message tab and type your message. See the Quick Post article for more information about using the posting options available on this widget.
Messages to other group members
You have two ways of messaging other members: