'Follow/Unfollow Author' is a feature where members of the community will be able to follow or unfollow an Idea Author if they want to.
Follow an Idea Author
By clicking on 'Follow author' icon from the menu (...), the member will be able to follow an Idea Author of an Idea. Screenshots are taken from the view of moderator and member.
Unfollow an Idea Author
To unfollow an Idea Author, the member needs to click on the 'Unfollow Author' icon from the menu (...). Screenshots are also taken from the view of moderator and member.
Please Note: Members can follow/unfollow an Idea Author of an idea from the 'Home Page' and 'Idea Details page'.
Followers will receive email notifications once an idea submitted by the person whom they are following. A screenshot is added here as a reference.
Activity of the Following Idea Author
Followers can also see the activities of the following author from the path: Profile>> Activity>> People You're Following.