Nested key terminology

We have compiled a set of key terms below that you will come across while using your Nested app. Here we have explained what they mean and how could they assist you in your everyday communication using our service!

  • Grand Place is a top-level Place created by you within which you can create additional Places. This is the first Place the invited Members land in.
  • Place is a mid-level Place created by you within a Grand Place to enhance and organize your communications. You can add Members to this Place from your Grand Place.
  • Sub-Place is a Place created within another Place, usually created for specific purposes and selective Members that can be added from the Grand Place under which the sub-Place is created.
  • Private Place is a Place wherein only the selectively added Members can view and contribute to the Place.
  • Common Place is a Place wherein all the Members belonging to its top-level Grand Place can view its contents.
  • Manager is a member of a Place that has full administrative control over a Place.
  • Member is a user invited or added to a Place, becoming its Member. Members’ activity levels and capabilities in a Place depend on the settings of the Place adjusted by its Manager(s).
  • Post is a written text that can be shared with the Places of your intention. Posts can include files of any size and format.
  • Share is a button you press to share single or multiple posts and files with one or multiple Places of your intention.
  • Reply is a function wherein you can directly respond to a post and create a post thread with multiple Places and recipients involved.
  • Forward is a function that allows you to make remarks and give feedback beneath the posts shared.
  • Comment is a top-level Place created by you within which you can create additional Places. This is the first Place the invited Members land in.
  • Mention is a function wherein you can call the attention of another team member by typing @ and the username.
  • Remove is a function that allows the Managers of a Place to remove the posts shared.
  • Retract is a function that undos a shared post from all the Places you have shared it with, within a 24-hour time limit.
  • Search is our powerful internal search engine that will show you whatever posts, files, and contacts you are searching for.
  • Feed is the land-in page you first see when logging in to Nested. From here you can access the posts you have shared, your bookmarks and the activities happening in your Places.
  • Bookmark is a feature that helps you save the posts you find interesting to be viewed or followed-up at a later date.
  • Notification is a feature that will keep you informed of the activities happening in the Places you have chosen to be notified of.
  • Show in Feed is an optional function that you can choose to apply for the Places that you want to appear on your Feed.