Working with the Newsfeed in SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013    |    Beginner
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SharePoint Newsfeed keeps you up-to-date with your organization and colleagues. Discover how to use the newsfeed, have conversations, add images to a conversation, interact with posts, and follow items in SharePoint.


  • Using your newsfeed
    Starting a conversation
    Adding images to a conversation
    Interacting with a post
  • Following items in SharePoint
    Configuring your newsfeed
    Customizing your newsfeed page


  • 3m 17s
    The newsfeed in SharePoint 2013 is used to keep you up to date on the latest conversations and activity within the company. You can use it to track events, project developments, user activity, and even document updates. FREE ACCESS
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    As a SharePoint 2013 user, you can share news via the newsfeed. These posts are known as conversations and are shared with anyone who follows your account. As well as posting general announcements and news, you can also mention individuals by name, to ensure that they are notified of your conversation. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Adding images to a conversation in SharePoint 2013
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    Conversations that are posted to the SharePoint 2013 newsfeed can include images and documents. This is particularly useful if you are talking about a document and want to share it with other users via the newsfeed. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Interacting with a post in SharePoint 2013
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    Once a conversation has been added to the SharePoint 2013 newsfeed, you can start interacting with it. You can, for example, like a conversation or reply to show the author and other colleagues that you appreciate what they have posted. You can also add your own reply and even include images or documents, to contribute to the conversation. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Following items in SharePoint 2013
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    In SharePoint 2013, you can follow a number of different items, including documents, users, or keywords. Following something means that you will receive activity updates for that item in your newsfeed. This is a very good way of staying up to date on a particular document, user status, or even subject area. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Configuring your newsfeed in SharePoint 2013
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    You can adjust what appears in your SharePoint 2013 newsfeed via your profile settings page. You can, for example, stay up to date on certain subjects or topics by following specified tags, and even adjust how often you are notified by email of a particular interaction or new conversation. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Customizing your newsfeed page in SharePoint 2013
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    The SharePoint 2013 newsfeed page can be customized by anyone with an administrator SharePoint account. Changing the newsfeed display as an admin will adjust the overall settings for the entire company. FREE ACCESS


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