A Handy Tool That Is Often Overlooked
Public forums are all well and good...but from time to time you have an occasion where something needs to be passed on to just one [or a few] individuals without inviting scrutiny and/or flame from coincidental audience.
Clicking on a User's Name in a post/thread will pop up a menu of options, one of which is "Private Message".
It's an invaluable tool for Admins and Mods...but it's also handy for all.
Don't foget to use it [and perhaps check [Just below the Welcome bar] for messages for you that may be languishing unnoticed....