When posting comments or questions, is there an existing way to properly tag members? You often seen @Person etc, can we have these @ tags actually link to the member profile like all major social networks? I think it would be a nice addition if not already possible.
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The @tags are just to trigger notifications in that user's inbox, meaning they should already be in the conversation, in which case you can just look up the thread and find their name and click on it.
This is in contrast to most other social networking sites where your username is your ID and it is what uniquely identifies your account. On stack exchange sites that is not the case.