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Announcements From Ning

Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates

Today we're pleased to release a set of improvements to the Activity Feed feature on Ning 3.0 networks. The updated Activity Feed allows members to view older items in the feed, and to view new items that have appeared since they loaded the page. We've expanded the capabilities of Social Feeds so that you can have items automatically added to the Activity Feed via RSS and Twitter. We've added a status feature, so that your members can leave status updates in the feed, and we've added link…

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336 Replies · Reply by Sapphire LiLi on Wednesday

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Do you miss Firefox v28's CSS editor? You can use Firefox v28 editor anytime.

For those of you who miss Firefox's editor from version 28 you can now use the editor anytime without downgrading the current version. I made a portable version of Firefox 28 that can be run anytime you need the editor. It uses the same user's…

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2 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV Sep 12

(TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)

All the features of Ning 2.0 with  Ning 3.0 responsiveness.. ;) Tested and working in all newer browsers IE 9, 10, 11 - Firefox - Google Chrome - Safari. for cell phones, Laptops, PCs, Macintosh and yes TVs.... The fullwidth portion of this code…

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16 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV 4 hours ago

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NC for Hire

If you want to give your members a tool to use for showing where their posts and content are geolocated, here is a tool for you.  Use this static map generator tool to create an embed code for adding maps to your posts, pages and groups or virtually any post on Ning 3.0 networks using this tool. Code is below for adding your own to a site.  

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Last week, we hosted our first Migration Demo and Q&A Webinar. Thanks to Juliet for her awesome Demo and to everyone who attended. There were a few technical glitches, but we worked some of those out for the recording and we'll definitely be taking your feedback on things we can improve on for the next webinar. Read on for the video and additional resources.
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Members need both the motivation to initiate and to overcome their fear of starting a discussion. Their motivation to initiate will be to either learn something (e.g. "Does anyone know how to....?"), to impress others (e.g. "does anyone else think business class travel isn't as great as it used to be?" or to bond with others (e.g. "I'm upset Kelly got fired from the Apprentice").
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Getting Started

Welcome to Creators! 

This is the space where Ning Network Creators come to discuss anything to do with managing their Ning communities. From how to get members more engaged and active to best ways for implementing a feature on your network, it's all here. 

What's Up with Ning 3.0

PROJECTS THAT THE NING 3.0 TEAM IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON: 

Activity Feed Updates - options for more content in the activity feed.

APIs - The ability to create new members and content programatically.

For more information on what's next, visit the Product Roadmap

The Feature Prioritization Survey is now closed. Thanks for your feedback and we'll be reviewing the responses and releasing a report in early May.

Activity

Strumelia replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Do you mean go to my main Dashboard, look at left column under Tools, and open Custom Code?   I don't see "head" area there, just scripts.    =8-\
I don't know what you mean by "Options on your page", sorry."
19 minutes ago
Scott Bishop replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Thanks George! Worked like a charm. Another question if you don't mind; How about a redirect code for a group page? Where would you put that script for it? "
36 minutes ago
Scott Bishop replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"I put George's script inside the <head>. 
Options on your page then paste to the Custom box. "
37 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
"Yes, no archiving ability for 3.0 is a very serious issue, more so as people's 3.0 networks get older and accumulate more content that folks won't want to lose.  I don't understand how anyone would even put up with it at all, though I'm guessing mos…"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"George, thanks- this is great to keep handy if any of us leave Ning and want to redirect our members, people with old bookmarks, and googlers to our new site for a few months, during specified some transition time.  Thanks!    :)

-oh... exactly whe…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
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2 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Fire-Tech's discussion 3.0 Tip: Message Notification Background
"Very nice, That should get everyone's attention. :-) You have a great day Fire-Tech."
3 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Fire-Tech's discussion 3.0 Tip: Message Notification Background
"sweet!
SP"
4 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Thank you Scott. :-)
I'm not sure why your galaxy 3 is not displaying correctly, I've never used one before. I've done some research online and a lot of people are having troubles with CSS3 with the galaxy 3 default browser.You can try couple differ…"
4 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Hello Scott this redirect script should do the trick for you. Just replace the address to the address you want to be redirected to. You have a great day. :-)
<script type="text/javascript"> if(ning.CurrentProfile == null){     location.href = "http:…"
4 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
"By the way, if you archived your ning 2.0 content and are interested in migrating to wordpress then I can help as I did it with my site."
6 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
"The Ning TCs clearly state that you own your data. So, open a ticket and ask them to provide that data. If they say no, tell them that if they don't provide you with that data then you will instruct lawyers.
The lack of archiver is a serious omissi…"
6 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Oh btw, I was referring to your  http://beachcatsaustralia.ning.com site."
12 hours ago
Edson Luiz Pocahi is now a member of Criadores Brasileiros - Brazilian Creators
15 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Hey George, really awesome job! Works perfect as I squeeze down my window but it's not doing it when I look at it on my mobile device (Galaxy III - Explorer browser). It defaults to the dedicated mobile view. When I switch it over to desktop view on…"
yesterday
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (tip N3) photo page Fullscreen Zoom controls + Rotate v3.2
"Update 9-18-14 v3.2 In this update I just removed the xg.addOnRequire(function from the JavaScript."
yesterday
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