Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

It tends to make you even more angry, though, if you took extra time to emphasize and link messages and you get a unformatted, half sentence reply from someone who clearly did not read the message. I think you should do it anyway, but be prepared for frustration.



While completely true, this viewpoint is a little cynical. The challenge in those instances is to think about how to lead these people positively to do the same?

How can you make emails seem like a gift? That's how I approach it when I write my best ones.




Applications are open for YC Winter 2020

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: