Before you begin
Send a message
Click someone’s profile photo to open their personal profile.
Click Send message.
A temporary notification that your Chat invitation sent appears at the bottom of your screen. Then your Messages open automatically.
Type a message and click the Send icon.
The other person only sees your message once they accept your request.
Accept a message request
The first time someone messages you, a temporary notification appears in the top left corner of the site.
Select your profile icon, then select Messages.
Accept or Decline the request. If they already sent a message, it appears when you accept.
Continue the conversation by typing a message and clicking the Send icon.