Bess Rose writes:
Now that Facebook puts messages >from people you'reIf you click on the "learn more" link, there's an option to pay $1 so
that Facebook will deliver those messages to the recipient's inbox
instead of their "other" folder.
I have found this a worthwhile investment, with about 2/3 of the
recipients responding eagerly, and it has been a great way to connect
with long-lost cousins (some of whom are now good friends).