Outlook on the web for Office 365 business users to add 'Likes' and @Mentions to emails
Microsoft wants to make business emails work more like messages on social networks. The company has announced it has started rolling out new features for Outlook web users with Office 365 business accounts that will allow users to 'Like" an email along with adding an @Mention option.
Microsoft described the new Facebook-style 'Like" feature:
Here's how the new Twitter-style @Mention feature works:
All Office 365 commercial customers should see the new Likes and Mentions features in Outlook on the web by mid-November. In addition, users of the revamped Outlook.com site should see the Mention feature added by December, and it will be added to the Office 2016 clients for Windows and Mac, along with the Outlook iOS and Android apps, in the first half of 2016.
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