I am interested in following a few people who have a huge reputation in a particular field (for example Unix), so that I can get informed everytime they contribute to Stack[Overflow/Exchange] sites, so that I can go get enlightened. In short, I want to be an official follower of such experts.

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    Stack exchange is not a social network, nor does it wish to be – Richard Tingle Sep 25 '13 at 10:57
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    If you want to follow a user's contributions, you can follow their RSS feed linked at the bottom right of their profile page. – Bill the Lizard Sep 25 '13 at 10:59
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    The experts probably do not want to be followed. – user234239 Sep 25 '13 at 12:48
  • @BilltheLizard- Thanks a lot and you are the first one, whose feed I have subscribed to.Thanks again. – user917279 Sep 25 '13 at 13:10
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    Look, I told you to stop stalking me. – user1228 Sep 25 '13 at 14:04

We are not a social network. We are a Question and Answer website.

Having more social features of this sort would take away the focus of the site.

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  • This, and I am not sure that Jon Skeet would want that much of a fan club – user234239 Sep 25 '13 at 12:53
  • I was wrong in phrasing my question.@BilltheLizard has got the point and answered it correctly.Thanks though. – user917279 Sep 25 '13 at 13:11

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