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How do I ask a question to specific person on Quora?

How do I ask a question to specific person on Quora?

Yes, you can ask a specific user to answer your question.

  1. Click on the question title to go to the top of the page.
  2. Click on the request button.
  3. In the box that opens up, search for the person name.
  4. When you see the person you’re looking for, click on the (+) to the right of their name.

Can you direct message on Quora?

You can message other Quora users using our ‘Messages’ feature. You can also message a user directly by visiting their profile, clicking on the ‘more’ menu below their name & bio (e.g., the “…”), then clicking the ‘Message’ link in the drop-down menu.

How do you ask a question directly?

Here are the steps I employ when I am ready to listen and need specific information.

  1. Avoid asking rhetorical questions.
  2. Ask friendly, clarifying questions.
  3. Don’t set traps.
  4. Ask open-ended questions.
  5. Be grateful.
  6. Avoid stress.
  7. Avoid being too direct.
  8. Silence is golden.
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What is the Ask option in Quora?

Originally Answered: How does Ask to Answer work on Quora? Anyone can send an Ask to Answer request to anyone else. For any question, you should see an option to “Ask to Answer,” and you’ll see suggestions for people who can answer your question.

How do you ask someone to reply?

Here are some important things to do when asking for a reply.

  1. Do not be in a haste to do a follow-up. Wait for a few days, you may wait for about two days.
  2. Be sure to come up with the right intention.
  3. If it is urgent, say so and explain briefly why it is urgent.

Can you make questions private?

You can’t make a question or an answer private and keep it linked to your account. However, you can completely disassociate yourself from a question.

How do you message someone on the Quora app?

If you’re using the mobile Quora app, the process is very similar.

  1. Find the profile of the person you want to message.
  2. Tap the three-dot menu.
  3. Tap Message or Messages (depending on whether you’ve already messaged this person).
  4. If you’ve already messaged this person, tap Reply.
  5. Compose your message and tap Send.

Are Quora messages private?

Question-and-answer platform Quora has modified its messaging policy to make it safer for all users. The company announced that, starting today, everyone will only receive messages from users they follow (by default).

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How do you ask an indirect question?

So, to form an indirect question, again start with an indirect question phrase, such as “Can you tell me…?” Then, for information requests, add one of the six question words: where, what, when, who, why or how. We call these “wh-question” words. For example, you heard the word where in “where MacDougal Street is.”

How do you write a direct and indirect question?

To change a direct question to an indirect question for tenses that make questions using inversion, you just add ‘if’ and change the word order back to a normal positive sentence….Indirect Questions.

Verb Tense Direct Question Indirect Question
Modal verbs What should we do now? Can you tell me what we should do now?

How do you request someone?

Here are the primary action steps to take:

  1. Act as if you expect to get it.
  2. Ask someone who can give it to you.
  3. Get the other person’s full attention.
  4. Be clear and specific.
  5. Ask from the heart.
  6. Ask with humor and creativity.
  7. Give something to get something.
  8. Ask repeatedly.

How do I request an answer on Quora?

  1. Ask to Answer or A2A means when you request or ask someone to answer a question on Quora.
  2. Ask to Answer works in two ways.
  3. Click the “+” on the right to ask.
  4. Another way is you can go to a specific user’s profile and use the “Ask Question” feature to ask them.
  5. Thanks for asking.
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How do I ask someone on Quora to answer a question?

If the person you want to ask has an active Quora account and you have an active Quora account, you should be able to request that they answer by searching their name in the “Ask to Answer” search bar. Checking their name on Quora— sometimes a “Timothy” will use “Tim”, and the search bar won’t catch those kinds of variations.

How do I request that someone answer a question?

You can request that they answer the question using the “Request” button: The person you requested an answer from will get notified of your request, and is then free to decide if they will answer or not. No one is required to respond to an “A2A” request.

What is Quora and how does it work?

Quora is a place to ask questions you may not normally search for on a search engine like Google or Yahoo. For the most part, answers come from people with some particular interest or expertise in a question’s topic area.

How do I follow a topic on Quora?

When you visit your Quora homepage, questions that fall under these topics will populate your main feed. On the search bar at the top of the page, you can search for topics of interest to you. When you go to that topic’s main page, click the green “Follow Topic” button on the right-hand side if you want to follow it.