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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.

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John "JC" Colyer left a comment for John "JC" Colyer
"Is ning going out of business in 2015?"
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Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"You do yourself a real disservice posting your epic hate-filled ramblings.  I can't imagine anyone in their right mind wanting to help you or be even remotely associated with you, sir."
52 minutes ago
Curtis replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Hello Jen-Long time no see! Good to see you following this!
This will be my last post in this particular discussion and I am finally at a keyboard instead of an Iphone so I will finish up
Strummer is a busy body that just can't mind her own business…"
10 hours ago
Jen replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"=)"
12 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"True dat!"
12 hours ago
Jen replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"One thing for sure, this platform has brought out the best passion in many - - positive and negative, including myself. You gotta give it that. ;-)"
13 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Hey buddy, you asked a question, asked for responses.  I responded, trying to be helpful. That's not 'unsolicited'.  You post in someone else's thread about Jamroom, asking for people's experiences with Social Engine. Then you get angry and abusive…"
13 hours ago
Curtis replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Strummer I don't have the time to read more than the 1st sentences of your post- I didn't say I was leaving Jamrrom - I said I was ready to TRY something different- but as in ALL you post you are inclined to give your unsolicited advice and you can'…"
14 hours ago
Kos replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"Sadly Ning has not released a way to customize this.  I'm sure it can be done but you may have to go to the Creator for Hire group, join it and get a bid on how much they would charge for it.  How many posts do you want to display beneath each and s…"
16 hours ago
JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion Tip: Best Tool For Creating Animated Gif Walkthroughs
"My pleasure buddy...glad it is helpful to you"
16 hours ago
Radhika Bista replied to JFarrow's discussion Tip: Best Tool For Creating Animated Gif Walkthroughs
"Thanks a lot Justin. Really appreciated for your whole explanatory post."
17 hours ago
Merri Dennis replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"Thanks for the specific description to create a category index section.
Two other questions when you have time -
1) Is there a way to display the discussions (in the center column) by category?
2) Is there a way to move discussions from a group foru…"
17 hours ago
Kos replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"Sadly we have to do it this way b/c Ning has not come out with a setting for them to automatically display.  :("
17 hours ago
Kos replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"Just go to your categories and copy each one's URL.  Place in Notepad or Word
Then go to Sites & Pages and on the Forum tab, insert a content box on your side column.  Label it "Categories" or whatever you wish.
In that box, list/type out your categ…"
17 hours ago
JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion TIP: How to Quickly Change Network Background and Track Pageloads
17 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Curtis,  I'm speaking frankly about my own actual experiences, in response to your bizarre ravings and insults.  I'm not "lying" or "spamming"- I'm answering what people ask, in as honest a way as I can.  Hopefully anyone who is serious about actual…"
17 hours ago
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