On Wednesday I received this surprise email from Microsoft. Initially I was under the impression that it was a spam. But after looking at it closely I realized that it was real. Following was the email –
Congratulations! We’re pleased to inform you that your contributions to Microsoft online technical communities have been recognized with the Microsoft Community Contributor Award.
The Microsoft Community Contributor Award is reserved for participants who have made notable contributions in Microsoft online community forums such as TechNet, MSDN and Answers. The value of these resources is greatly enhanced by participants like you, who voluntarily contribute your time and energy to improve the online community experience for others.
Becoming a Microsoft Community Contributor Award recipient includes access to important benefits, such as complimentary resources to support you in your commitment to Microsoft online communities. To find out more about the Microsoft Community Contributor Award and to claim your recognition, please visit this site: http://www.microsoftcommunitycontributor.com/
Log-on Questions? Please contact Microsoft Community Contributor Global Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your commitment to Microsoft online technical communities and congratulations again!
Nice of Microsoft to recognize other contributors too.