On CN you can follow other CN members to extend your academic network. If you follow another user, you will have a better chance to see this person’s public posts and global posts. You can also easily find all the people you have followed under the “Following” section on your CN profile page (also known as ePortfolio or social portfolio).
There are two typical ways to follow someone on CN:
- Hover over the person’s name (sometimes user image), the little mini profile card will appear. Click the “+Follow” button.
or 2. Visit the person’s profile page. Click the “+Follow” button on the top.
- Once you followed a person, click the same button to unfollow.
- You can follow or unfollow a person at any time.
- Once you followed a person, (s)he will receive a notification.