Urban social networking! Your 'hood is your neighborhood, where people close to you get special privileges. When you add a user to your 'hood they become connected to your online social network. Users in your 'hood are called homies!

The 'hood exists for two reasons:

How to see who is in your 'hood

  1. Go to your user page. (See Help:User nodes.)
  2. Click the 'hood link at the top of the page.

Adding users to your 'hood

There are three ways to add users to your 'hood:

Removing users from your hood

There are two ways to remove a homie from your 'hood:

How to set permissions of a node so only members of your 'hood can access

Edit the node you which to change and set the Permissions view/edit/contribute options to Only my 'hood. You must be the owner of the node you wish to set permissions on.
See Help:Permissions.

How to search your 'hood

From the search menu, choose My 'hood. You will be able to search all articles and files owned and submitted by users in your hood.
See Help:Searching.