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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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Solael replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"Something does not sound right. But okay...your story is your story."
9 minutes ago
mysticpagan replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"I have been getting notifications in my email regarding this discussion and I just wanted to say it is beginning to sound very much like bullying, especially from one person in particular, If Terry said that is what happened then maybe that is what…"
12 minutes ago
Terry Henderson replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"No - my account had not lapsed.  It was a month or two before it was due.  But my account had over 3000 members - my guess was they wanted me to pay the higher price of 3.0.  When I said the only reason I was using Ning was for the chat and 3.0 didn…"
17 minutes ago
soaringeagle replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"then why is it it only happened to you and everyone else has had no trouble renewing thier 2.0
maybe you let it be shut off due tonon payment then tried getting it turned back on in that case yes i can see that as it would be like opening a new acco…"
20 minutes ago
Donna Mac replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"This drama is ridiculous.  RI DIC U LOUS.  All this in-fighting amongst each other.  Thanks Ning."
36 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"Terry, had you let your payment/renewal lapse or expire unpaid for a few weeks or more before you attempted to renew it?  If so, that would have allowed them to consider your network defunct due to non-payment, and they then could have insisted you…"
39 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"Allison/Crystal made it quite clear that Ning had dropped all migration deadlines for the time being.  NO dates or deadlines are being given out at all for now."
45 minutes ago
Terry Henderson replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"I was on this thread before and started getting the new email - I tried my login and it worked - what can I say."
1 hour ago
Terry Henderson replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"All I know is they contacted me and told my I HAD to upgrade to renew - I told them I didn't want to upgrade because I would loose my chat and that was the main reason I was using Ning.  They would not let me renew at 2.0 and I refused to upgrade. …"
1 hour ago
Solael replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"I am not supporting anyone here on this, however there are two sides to every story. No one will discontinue you for no reason for the exception of non-payment (which is a reason). They would not  have chased you out of your already existing 2.0 and…"
1 hour ago
Scott Bishop replied to Allison Leahy's discussion What are you most excited about?
"I'm most exited about George H. Compton IV responsive design for N2. Works much better than N3 and you don't have to sacrifice all the N2 features that N3 doesn't have. To go fully responsive with your N2 site visit http://creators.ning.com/forum/to…"
1 hour ago
soaringeagle replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"and to clarify you have a year to a year and 1/2 after stage 3 migration tools aree in place so far only stage 1 are"
1 hour ago
soaringeagle replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"impossible you absolujtely missunderstood i have both 2.0 and 3.,0 i reneweed both they cannot and willnot force you to switch to 3.0 tgill 3,.0 is ready you misunderstood andmost likely refused to pay and it was closed

but why has noone else  ever…"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"Steve, they were saying that thing about the one year deadline...about a year ago.  But then when things weren't coming along as planned, and customers started expressing worry and demanding dates for when features would be completed, Ning announced…"
1 hour ago
steve replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"wow, thats rough terry, they should have at least given you the option to continue on N2.
Thats just Spiteful because your site was already there and running, What difference would it have made to them.
Corporate bully boys as Russel Brand would say."
2 hours ago
Donna Mac replied to Allison Leahy's discussion Changes to Ning 3.0 Based on Your Feedback
"That is HORRIBLE!  I switched to "monthly" last June because I did not want to get blindsided.  Other plans for me.  Cannot trust a company that does not communicate.  Sad...."
2 hours ago
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