Current status of the Ning Platform is always available on the Ning Status Blog.

Welcome to Creators 3.0!

Welcome to Creators new home on Ning 3.0. If you're already a member, you may have to sign in again. 

If you're a new member, go ahead and sign up and we'll get you approved as soon as possible. 

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…

Read more…
401 Replies · Reply by Garfield Archivist yesterday

Forum

Blogs

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.  

 …

Read more…
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.
Read more…
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").
Read more…

Search the Creators Network

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

Odino replied to Odino's discussion More space between modules
"Thanks for the reply. 
Now my network is closed and private, so only members can log-in. 
So I attach some pictures to explain. 

Actually I use this code: 
.xg_theme .xg_module_body {margin: 10px;}.xg_theme .xg_module_head {margin: 10px;}
And this…"
2 hours ago
Kos replied to Lady Shadow )0('s discussion Member issues HELP please
"Yes, Ning itself was down for a few hours yesterday.  Could've been your problem.  Hopefully that was your problem.   Hopefully"
11 hours ago
Lady Shadow )0( replied to Lady Shadow )0('s discussion Member issues HELP please
"Ning still best platform I have gone spruz   its ok  but I personally dont like the platform as it is  a pain sometimes in posting then you have to wait doesnt like quick posting hahah"
11 hours ago
Lady Shadow )0( replied to Lady Shadow )0('s discussion Member issues HELP please
"Yes I have and took out my curser  too and  floating  gadget.  Well hopeful ppl will ty what I suggested. The thing is some get so used to a browser and dont want to change LOL  Thanks so much Ill keep you updated here :)"
11 hours ago
Kos replied to Lady Shadow )0('s discussion Member issues HELP please
"Apologies - just saw you tried that.  Again, not seeing anyone else with problems today, have you tried to disable your CSS on a temporary basis and see if it continues?  It's possible Ning changed a code and there's now a conflict.  Tough to determ…"
11 hours ago
Lady Shadow )0( replied to Lady Shadow )0('s discussion Member issues HELP please
"Thanks and it has gone 99 percent smooth today,  Iknow it was down yesterday morning . hmm wonder if they doing to much LOL"
11 hours ago
Kos replied to Lady Shadow )0('s discussion Member issues HELP please
"Being a weekend, you won't hear until Monday afternoon, at the earliest.  The best you can do is recommend:

Have them clear their cache on their browser
They try a different browser

Hopefully one of the two will clear their issues b/c I don't see…"
11 hours ago
Kos replied to Odino's discussion More space between modules
"It's usually something like this but tough to be certain w/o looking at your site.  Give me your URL if this doesn't work (goes in your advanced area) and adjust the # as needed.
.xg_theme .xg_module_head h2 {margin: 10px;}"
17 hours ago
Garfield Archivist replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Just a little update about this whole "Ning hasn't provided an update in a year or over a year". It's not entirely true. When a Ning Customer asked about no updates in "over a year" ( when it was actually about to become a year) Ning replied. So see…"
yesterday
SAMUEL QUELES replied to SAMUEL QUELES's discussion DIVULGAÇÃO DA REDE PARA ATRAIR MEMBROS in Criadores Brasileiros - Brazilian Creators
"Obrigado pessoal. Fiquei um bom tempo sem acessar a Creators, estou respondendo agora. Pensando bem, é melhor crescer aos poucos e com consistência."
yesterday
SAMUEL QUELES replied to SAMUEL QUELES's discussion Chat Spot: não consigo visualizar outro membro. in Criadores Brasileiros - Brazilian Creators
"Olá Keila!
Obrigado pela informação. Acabei adotando o skysa mesmo, o plano anual. É muito bom.
Quanto à caixa de texto na página de perfil, já veio junto com o modelo que escolhi. Sou um usuário mais recente e portanto meu plano deve ser um dos mai…"
yesterday
Ning via Facebook

Hi all! Early this morning (PDT) Ning Networks, http://ning.com/ and http://status.ning.com/ were down for unscheduled maintenance. Our on-call team worked to resolve this issue, and Ning Networks and sites should now be up and running again. We…

Lora replied to Garfield Archivist's discussion Network Creators Private Survey Results
"+1"
yesterday
Eve replied to Garfield Archivist's discussion Network Creators Private Survey Results
"It was very distressing! I'd like to add that there is an alternate community of NING creators who are considering migrating their sites, or who have already done so: Ex Creators.
I agree that a back-up plan is essential at this point. The future of…"
yesterday
Garfield Archivist replied to Garfield Archivist's discussion Network Creators Private Survey Results
"Ning was down for several hours this morning with no access to even status.ning.com. This makes the case more than ever that we at a minimum should have an archive of our network. Ning's terms of service clearly state you as the network creator are…"
yesterday
keila replied to SAMUEL QUELES's discussion Chat Spot: não consigo visualizar outro membro. in Criadores Brasileiros - Brazilian Creators
"olá samuel, bem, eu já testei o Spot, porém realmente é ruim fazer nossos usuários obrigatoriamente se  cadastrarem em outro lugar para ultilizar o chat no ning, bem no Spot não ha possibilidade de automaticamente os usuários ficarem logados somente…"
Thursday
More…

Cultivating Community