Feed Message Types

Feed messages are triggered by certain actions or conditions.

Groups

Non-members and following others

(When you are not a member of a specific group but people you follow interact with other groups they are members of)
Feed messages are triggered by their actions in a group.

Public

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Private

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No

 

Secret

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No
Yes No

 

Members

(When you are a member of a specific group/s)
Feed messages are triggered by member’s actions in those specific groups.

Public

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Private

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Secret

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Group Admin

(When you are a Group admin for specific group/s)
Feed messages are triggered by member’s actions in those specific groups.

Public

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Private

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Secret

Post Poll Doc Comment Reply to comment Joins group Leaves group Feed message
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes No

 

Following users and/or following content

(When you follow content or you follow people who create/interact with site content or update their profiles)
Feed messages are triggered by content activity or activity by people you follow.

When I Content created Content updated Comments on content Updates profile Feed message
Follow content Yes Yes
Follow content Yes Yes
Follow user Yes Yes
Follow user Yes Yes
Follow user Yes Yes
Follow user Yes Yes

 

 

Ghostwriters

(When a ghostwriter’s activity triggers a Feed message)

Action Feed screen for author Activity screen
for author
When a user ghostwrites a blog on behalf of another user (author) Yes Yes
When a user ghostwrites a blog comment on behalf of another user (author) Yes Yes
When a user ghostwrites a forum on behalf of another user (author) Yes Yes
When a user ghostwrites a forum comment on behalf of another user (author) Yes Yes