See what’s going on in your organization with the Newsfeed—
share information, engage in conversations, and stay connected
with people who share your interests.
Discover the newsfeed
Follow the people and topics you want, and your newsfeed
will show you any posts they make as well as information
related to those topics.
Follow what matters
Start a conversation, and choose whom you want to share
it with. Only the people or groups you select will see the
conversation in their newsfeed.
Spread the news
Use hash tags, like #Sales, to easily organize and label content related to that
tag. Create new hash tags by posting them in a conversation, or let SharePoint
make suggestions as you type.
Organize information with
Easily view the most used hash tags
within your organization.
Tag someone with an “at mention,” like @Janet Schorr,
in conversations to get their attention.
Connect with experts
As soon as you tag someone,
SharePoint notifies them
by email, as well as in their
newsfeed under Mentions.
Community sites help organize conversations and identify
people that can help.
Share your knowledge
Organize your communities even further by creating different
categories for all the topics in a particular community.
Share your knowledge
Dig into a discussion to view and rate existing replies.
The best-rated replies move to the top
of a conversation, helping others find
the most helpful answers quickly.
Get in on the discussion
Search for a particular topic, and then refine the results to find
experts in that area with custom recommendations.
Hover over results
to find out more
skills they have or
what projects and
Take advantage of the knowledge spread across your organization
by searching through existing conversations on community sites
and newsfeeds to find what you need.
• View and set up your profile
• Update your profile to help people find you
• Follow people to keep track of their activities
• Follow tags to get information about topics that interest you
• Post something to everyone
• Post something to a small group of people
• Add features to a newsfeed post
• Find content that’s important to you
• Get email notifications about newsfeed items
• Video: Follow documents
• Video: Update your profile privacy settings
• Video: Include tags and mentions in a newsfeed post
• Training: Update your profile and privacy settings
• Training: Post to the newsfeed
About the newsfeeds
• Join a community
• Join a discussion
• Add community features to a SharePoint site
• Create a community
• Customize the look of your community
• Manage community membership
• Create a community portal
• Moderate a community
• All Office Products Trainings
About community sites