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I find podio.com new features communication mechanism the best. User is informed about new features through messages displaying on the translucent layer next to the feature. If there are more than one feature user could go through all messages or dismiss on the first.
I believe a call-out near the place where its implemented is the best method to show new features in your web application. Answering your questions one by one. Multiple administrators with different accounts can access this portal. If admin A dismisses the message, should it still be shown to admin B? My assumption here would be yes as it is exposed to ...
If you have the users email addresses, I would suggest an eDM. A nice looking email from the community they're involved with saying "Hey, we have a great new feature for you. It'll help you with x, y & z! Check it out today." Otherwise, an extra full width menu-like bar in a bold, contrasting colour. Not red, as this is more of a error or warning. ...
I'm not sure if you've tried this already but consider using expandable notifications. Show a maximum 4 pieces of information in there followed by "..." To show the user they must click the notification to view more information. This design pattern is used by gmail and many others and I'd consider it to be good ux. Honestly if you can present the more ...
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