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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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John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Add helpful Add Photo, Add Forum, Add Blog buttons into your member tab pages
"Thanks George, you could add some extra code so the links only show up for signed in members if you wanted to, but I left that out on purpose so if a non member hits the add blog button etc they will be prompted to sign in or up, so it's a good…"
4 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"N3 Themes2 Profile Embed MOD With SweetPotato's "Profile Embed" integrated & AnGellas Add CSS to Member Profiles.You'll need to go to these two tips and get it set up first. Don't use any of those codes just set up the…"
52 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"I forgot to add part four. So I'm going to delete the original and add the last piece of code to. Sorry LOL :-)"
53 minutes ago
NC for Hire Jen favorited AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
1 hour ago
George H. Compton IV replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"I'm using themes2 and those tips still work perfectly . Yours and sweetpotatoes as long as the questions aren't set to required and you have the about tab on your profile.  Thank you again for your CSS tip :-)"
1 hour ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion This is the last tip I'm going to put up here on creators. It's been great guys, have fun.
"I'm not going anywhere. I've just been spreading myself out way too thin. I have a more than full-time job, I also have a computer maintenance & repair business and over 100 networks I'm an administrator on. I just don't have…"
2 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"Thank you Garfield, good wishes to you as well :-)"
2 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Completed Facebook Style Photos Page ( Code now added )
"Diane I have completed your photo page, I think it looks fab so I hope you like it. By the way if you do not want those more entries photos only showing on hover you can just remove that portion of code. I placed it at the very bottom so you can…"
2 hours ago
AnGella replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"Thanks so much for the reply. I was panicked. My test site is still on a legacy theme and still working."
2 hours ago
NC for Hire Garfield Creator replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"Yes, I'm pretty sure I have backups and if not, there was nothing there that I could not recreate. I am sorry to hear you go but also know you need to do what is best for you. Good wishes."
2 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"As long as you don't set the question to mandatory it will be all right. I know the feeling Angela you have a great day."
2 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"I'm sorry to hear that Garfield!!!  But I'm sure you've been around long enough to know  to keep backups. I've accidentally deleted or pasted over codes many times before, that's why I keep backups lol…"
3 hours ago
AnGella replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion This is the last tip I'm going to put up here on creators. It's been great guys, have fun.
"What am I missing? Where you headed?"
3 hours ago
AnGella replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"Wow, thanks! Does this fix the recent issue people had with signing into sites that used the CSS? I haven't had time to look into that. With an 18 month old baby I just don't have time to mess with the never ending changes on Ning."
3 hours ago
NC for Hire Garfield Creator replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"Happened to me as well but on 2.0. I deleted some files I uploaded prior and all custom code is gone."
3 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"Thank you Kos at least I know it's not just the networks I've been on. LOLI'm very lucky I keep backups of all the code boxes and such.  Ning really needs to do something about that!! I wonder how many people have lost all their…"
3 hours ago

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