Skip to content

Facebook Mentions are now Live

September 14, 2009

In an update to my post from last week (Facebook Twitterizes) Facebook “mentions” are now officially live.  The system is quite simple.

When you post a status update you type in the “@” and a drop down list appears with all your friends, pages, etc.  You can type in the name or scroll until you find the recipient  you are looking for.  The recipient will receive a notification when they log in.

Remember, Facebook friends, pages groups and events can be mentioned.

It will be interesting to see how the addition is liked by users; I think people will love it.  It makes conversation much easier in the general feed.

Follow Todd on Twitter:

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: