News feed keeps you up-to-date on all your projects, files, topics and activities from people you follow in your network. Single location to read, comment, like, share all your conversations at work. You communicate and collaborate from here in multiple teams to get work done faster.
Control the type of feeds you wish to classify as primary vs secondary and see what matters most first, decide the order in which you wish to see the comments and decide the order of news feed tabs to suite your style of work. Follow the experts, influencers and contributors in your company to learn and stay up-to-date.
Narrow down news feeds using filters to a particular category e.g., all integration feeds, or all wiki feeds. Use the mark as read blue icon effectively to get a news feed out of your view, once you have read it and it doesn't require an action or follow up from you. Marked as read news feed will still be searchable and will remain in your My feeds filter if you need to go back to them later.
You can participate in conversations by adding your reaction with just one click, use the ability to post a reply on a specific comment keeping the context, convert many of the news feed types to tasks to initiate the task workflow on them or pin any feed to come back to it later.
Email communication forces one size fits all model on the content it has. News feed however intelligently work to provide you with the right experience based on the content they display. News feed let's you intuitively respond to a poll with multiple choices, allows you to mark your post as an answer or accept the most valuable answer, get auto preview of links shared and enables sharing of multiple large files of up to 2GB (per file) from different file repositories.