The Follow functionality relates to the social activity in the Timeline (VX) widget
You can add the follow button to user profiles or posts.
When following someone, any status updates posted by them will display in your newsfeed.
How to add follow button
To add follow button, you can use the Action list (VX) widget.
The widget provides two actions related to following
- Follow post author
- Follow post
Follow post author is typically used in user profiles, while the Follow post action is used to follow individual posts
Displaying number of followers and following
Dynamic tags ➝ Author ➝ Followers
Dynamic tags ➝ Author ➝ Following
Dynamic tags ➝ Post ➝ Followers