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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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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."
8 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."
9 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 :-)"
9 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to Luke Jones's discussion Did anyone even want Ning 3.0? ,
"+1"
10 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to Luke Jones's discussion Did anyone even want Ning 3.0? ,
"+1"
10 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"
12 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Luke Jones's discussion Did anyone even want Ning 3.0? ,
"well said"
13 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"should be under 12 characters"
13 hours ago
JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion Add Some POWr to Your Ning Community
"Update:  POWr has added an official tutorial on how to best use POWr plugins for Ning websites.  I will be updating my post as well."
15 hours ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"Thank you , for all your views ,  I am now thinking of closing this site down ,  "
15 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"They probably do still freak out about art photography and nipples and such, and yet they don't care about customer service.  Because as we have seen, their priorities are totally screwed up."
16 hours ago
Eve Bellator replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"Great point! "
16 hours ago
Kos replied to Lakhassia's discussion How to upgrade to 3.0 to 2.0
"Contact ning and come back here and let us know if they do it.  It will be interesting to watch their response."
20 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"Thank you.  I got the footer code mystery solved myself because I asked SoaringEagle on here- he moved from Ning to eJamroom and he is successfully using CC on his site.  He had to do some fiddling around too, nad needed help installing it, but he t…"
20 hours ago
soaringeagle replied to soaringeagle's discussion ning vs jamroom
"sure well depends on how much ya need  done"
21 hours ago
Kos replied to Trish White's discussion TEXT BOX NOT WORKING AGAIN
"Design Studio - Custom CSS area
None in there?"
21 hours ago
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