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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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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

Steve C replied to Steve C's discussion How do I Specify Copyright Years in the Footer of Ning Pages?
"Thanks, SP. Worked like a charm!"
3 hours ago
sheryl weinberger replied to Enrrico Torres's discussion Popup signup form
"Hi Enmico,
Did you every find your answer for the pop up box.
Thanks
Sheryl"
4 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"Wow this discussion has got out of control aha,Personally, I think Ning need to answer us, I would be happy if I Knew what was going on with Ning, like are they selling or just going through a real bad patch or whatever ? some people are saying that…"
10 hours ago
Rupert Weis replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"You can hear from Ning if you write tickets. Their news is that Ning3 is great and has all it needs, except the archiver, which they are working on.
So basically I would rate this as bad news. Or to put it more clearly, they do not care about anythi…"
13 hours ago
Rupert Weis replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"I believe that an update on the roadmap which was posted in may last year and since then nothing more says it all.
Its a big cheat what is happening here."
13 hours ago
Gary Cobb replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"I don't think we are arguing Strumelia. We were just trying to get across different points. Mine being it makes no business sense, SP's being it's a useful resource. Both correct you might agree.
Anyway... I'm leaving the forum now. I quit running t…"
15 hours ago
Jelena replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"+1000 :) a person who have commonsense."
yesterday
Strumelia replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"SP, I hope you are not calling me a blowhard.  (lolol...no prob)
Hey, I'm always sad when we ning customers wind up arguing with each other.  We're all in the same boat here- not getting features, updates, or answers from Ning.  It stinks!  We all h…"
yesterday
Gary Cobb replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"Thanks SP, I think I am too !"
yesterday
SweetPotato replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"Ask Gary. He seems grounded in reality :-)"
yesterday
SweetPotato replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"Gary, why are trying to convince me that I need to be either pro or anti Ning?

Don't read too much into flippant, one off comments on one particular thread, or too much into me defending Ning when I do on another. I'm not one of these blowhards wh…"
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Vickie replied to Vickie's discussion Mobile Site For Private Networks
"Forgot to add that Ning is nearly impossible to use for iPad and iPhones.  I get complaints all the time from people not being able to attach photos to a forum thread and other areas of the network.  I, personally, have figured out a way to do this,…"
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Traddie replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"Hi SP. Re Glassdoor is that a positive in your view. I see job ads but not sure if its an indication of ongoing productive development ??"
yesterday
Gary Cobb replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"Glassdoor - very illuminating and perhaps even more convincing that the majority of commentators on here have Ning/Glam/Mode sussed out completely. Care to jump sides to the voice(s) of reason and reality SP or are you going to remain a defender of…"
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SweetPotato replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"My point remains: make it private (if anything). This forum still provides an excellent insight into what customers want and feel. That is priceless to any business.

To get an insight into the thought process of Mode, though, just check out the Gl…"
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Gary Cobb replied to Jim Kinson's discussion When are we going to see a new Product Road Map?
"My point still remains though SP - With a forum directly linked to a business, that's 90% full of negative comments about the business, why on Earth would anyone keep it open ?
Surely any one of us on here who have businesses of our own, would want…"
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