Instant Message Ettiquette

What's the proper response when you log into your IM program in the morning and find a message from far earlier–not a time when you were online–saying "Hey! Are you online now?" And of course, the person who sent the message is now marked "away" or offline?

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One Response to “Instant Message Ettiquette”

  1. Jon Says:

    Proper? Probably writing and saying "here now!"But common? Just ignoring it because your lack of a response answered their question.