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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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Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"I require a profile picture. That stops 99% of the spamming. "
27 minutes ago
Shelly Begarowicz replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion A tip all Ning3 networks can benefit from. "fluid YouTube & Vimeo Videos" N3
"THANK YOU!  Both for the clarification and for the brilliant code!  This will make things so much easier."
1 hour ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Fixed menu at the top Ning 3 ?
"ahh i see now i added more space to the header and now it looks great this is perfect man and probably faster to load than floating buttons i think ?"
2 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Fixed menu at the top Ning 3 ?
"Thank you George, for some reason on my screen the menu is on top of the logo ?"
2 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Anant Garg's discussion CometChat Network Edition now available for NING
"Ok so i am checking this out now just installed it and followed the instructions i want to be able to use the facebook gtalk feature the most when i click it to activate it i get this ?



Any idea why? it told me to upload the file to the root fold…"
3 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Anant Garg's discussion CometChat is now available for NING
"Ok so i am checking this out now just installed it and followed the instructions i want to be able to use the facebook gtalk feature the most when i click it to activate it i get this ?


Any idea why? it told me to upload the file to the root folde…"
3 hours ago
soaringeagle replied to Brandon Owens's discussion 3 essential back-end changes that Ning could make to increase Everyone's traffic
"haha well the 1  gallery update we asked for did seem to  show up in seconds but nobody can code that fast so probably was 5 or 10 minutes

point is i check for updates 3-4 times a day cause they put them out that fast"
3 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Fixed menu at the top Ning 3 ?
"@media screen and (min-width:1000px) { NAV.navbar {    position: fixed;    top:30px;    left:0px;    right:0px;    margin-left:auto;    margin-right:auto;        z-index:9999999;    width: 100%; }  }"
3 hours ago
Dustin Craig replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"I also have an open ended profile question ("Tell us about your faith journey") that I use to weed out spammers."
4 hours ago
Dustin Craig replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"Make sure you block the IP addresses from your spam members (do this by copying the IP addresses from your member management page and entering them in on the sign up / sign in settings page). I've found that this really helps (I had several spam mem…"
4 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"thanx Strumelia i just added some more questions, a sign up quiz and captcha quiz.
hopefully that will slow it down i guess if not i will have to do the approve first option."
8 hours ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Activity Box
"Thank you"
8 hours ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Activity Box
"Hello George 

Thank you so much your a star :D as all always "
8 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"I strongly suggest you set new signups to be 'pending' and require your approval to activate membership.  That's the most powerful thing you can do.
Another thing is to set up some signup questions they must answer- but not sure if 3.0 offers this,…"
9 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Brandon Owens's discussion 3 essential back-end changes that Ning could make to increase Everyone's traffic
"Minutes have actually been done.  !"
9 hours ago
Robert Spencer replied to Brandon Owens's discussion 3 essential back-end changes that Ning could make to increase Everyone's traffic
"...maybe minutes, sometimes seconds.."
13 hours ago
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