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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

Fire-Tech replied to JFarrow's discussion Add Some POWr to Your Ning Community
"Sweet tip. Thanks for sharing brother :)"
30 minutes ago
JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion Add Some POWr to Your Ning Community
"I think that mostly depends on where you load the initial JavaScript from. Loading it from the head seems to improve performance significantly"
4 hours ago
ANGE.L LUAR is now a member of Creators Suggestions for Ning
4 hours ago
soaringeagle replied to soaringeagle's discussion ning vs jamroom
"speaking of jr i just was the 1srt to beta test the jamroom tab containers for  sitebuilder it was soooo easy and works great
super excited about that
its  not even in beta chanel yet i was the 1st to test it but  it was  drag drop easy  works wonde…"
4 hours ago
soaringeagle replied to soaringeagle's discussion ning vs jamroom
"if u sign up for priority support yes"
4 hours ago
fabiola replied to soaringeagle's discussion ning vs jamroom
"AW! 
I place an add yesterday for a  JamRoom  Expert no answered yet. From anywhere. :0)
The costumer service in Jam Room is awesome I just wish the can speak to me in the PHONE..
There is any way we can talk about it via personal        emails ?:)…"
4 hours ago
Thomas Hoey replied to JFarrow's discussion Add Some POWr to Your Ning Community
"I used this about a week ago. Discovered it and was excited. But...heads up...it may slow your site down, but if you can tolerate that....I found it useful and you will, also. Heres one page, I used it on. http://carnytown.com/facebook-pages"
6 hours ago
Anna replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Thanks so much for finding this out and posting. This comes as a bit of a relief. :-)"
7 hours ago
Nate Walker and Hui Ling joined Ning Creators Network
9 hours ago
Ron left a comment for Randy L. Vollett
"Hey Randy, I saw your banner problem post and it would help if you can send me more details about your site.
Anyway I also offer professional Ning help and I have added you to my contact/friend list.
Let me know, cheers."
21 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to JFarrow's discussion Add Some POWr to Your Ning Community
"Pretty cool. JF, I'm going to have to try this out. Thank you for sharing."
22 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion Tip any network.. Graphical loader interface. Hide your ugly bounce rate.
"LOL Dave, I don't know about that but thank you :-)"
22 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to Luke Jones's discussion Did anyone even want Ning 3.0? ,
"+1"
23 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to Luke Jones's discussion Did anyone even want Ning 3.0? ,
"+1"
23 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"The idea of a community for that niche and therefore potential customers is still a great one. Just don't do it on Ning because they *could* shut it down.

Loads of other options for community building.

Good luck.
SP"
yesterday
JFarrow replied to Luke Jones's discussion Did anyone even want Ning 3.0? ,
"well said"
yesterday
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