Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Create an announcement, part of Yammer 2016 Essential Training.
- [Voiceover] Another task that is reserved to the admin…of a group is the ability to create announcements.…Announcements are eye-catching on the page,…but you may also recall that announcements…are one of the items that trigger notifications to users.…And for this reason, not everyone can create announcements,…because if you overuse them, people will simply ignore…the notifications that they receive,…and then they lose their value.…To create an announcement, click Announcement.…If you can't click Announcement here, guess what?…You're not an admin for the group…that you are viewing on your page.…
I want to do a Save The Date Announcement…for a planning meeting for our CRM Americas Team.…There's my information.…I can post more information to follow,…and I can also indicate that the logistics…will be handled by Tammy Marley-Cox,…meeting plan agenda by Victor,…and more information to follow.…
Notice that if I have something I want people to read,…I can click to attach either a file or a note.…I can notify specific people who aren't in this group,…
AuthorGini von Courter
- How Yammer works
- Joining a Yammer network
- Editing your Yammer profile and turning on notifications
- Using the home feed
- Following people and topics
- Posting messages
- Using Online Now
- Joining Yammer groups
- Participating in conversations
- Polling and praising colleagues
- Collaborating with others using notes
- Sharing Office documents and other files
- Administering a Yammer group
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Q: This course was updated on 04/17/2017. What changed?
A: Videos were added that show how to send private messages and work with files in Yammer.
SharePoint Online Essential Trainingwith Gini von Courter9h 35m Appropriate for all
1. How Yammer Works
2. Getting Started
3. Using the Home Feed
4. Work in a Group
5. Work with Files and Notes
6. Create and Administer a Group
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