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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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Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"WOW that looks killer , i had started using spot.im too but most of my users already are used to the chatwing we have so this would probably make more sense i will need to check out the ningbar too thanx George !"
28 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"Here's all the code you need to have it working perfectly. See image below. It's awesome. Chatwing on all pages that have the Ningbar Ning 3 and Ning 2.  The open and close button for the chat box will be in the Ning bar. Replace this src link "htt…"
4 hours ago
Ceddy J replied to soaringeagle's discussion hmm interesting careers at ning/mode
"That's how I feel man. This is a great analysis. Ning takes a long time with updates, but never this long. So I think they looked at the pace of what people want and said "hey we need people who are going to make it happen, not keep forcing us to te…"
5 hours ago
Kos replied to James Hollins's discussion Ning site is full of pop ups
"Mine are back up.  Were you able to resolve your pop up issue?"
8 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"<div id="chatwing-embedded-1d973543-c11b-48d4-9e52-544915bd6a0f"></div>
  
THIS IS THE CODE FOR MY CHAT BOX I WANTED TO ADD ?
can you show me where i would put this inside that cod you shown me ?"
16 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Kos's discussion Holidays Just Around The Corner
"You're welcome Kos, you have a wonderful holiday season as well. :-)"
20 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Thank you Jim. :-) I like the one that's on CRF 3.0 the best. :-)"
20 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Thank you Marshall."
20 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"Hello Zachary, this code should do the trick. Of course I don't know what you're trying to fix to the side of your network so you will have to get the right leadin or send me a link to a page that it's on and I'll get the leadin for you. To stop i…"
20 hours ago
Kos replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"I found this old discussion you may be able to adapt by changing the placement on the page.  Headed out for the night but if you have questions, just post them here and hopefully some other NCs will be around to lend a hand
http://creators.ning.com/&hellip;"
21 hours ago
Kos replied to James Hollins's discussion Ning site is full of pop ups
"You're sounds like malware.  I'd defintely run a scan and try diff. browsers.
I'm unable to access 2 diff. sites.  A 2.0 and a 3,0.  Firefox says "server not found".  IE just says unable to connect to webpage.
Friday night............I sure hope Nin…"
21 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Abdullah ktk's discussion floating image post
"is there any way to make my chatwing float or popup on my entire site using something like this ?"
yesterday
marshall blake replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Very cool George."
yesterday
Eric Odom replied to Eric Odom's discussion 94,000 members, $1,200 a year for Ning... and Ning seems to be AWOL.
"Thanks for the comment, @strumelia. Two problems. First, we just can't be on 2.0 anymore. Our members are over it and bailing out on us left and right. Have the clunky outdated format is killing us. It's just not an option. Second, and we found this…"
yesterday
Deb W. replied to Deb W.'s discussion Recommendations for Ning alternatives?
"Thanks everyone for your input and ideas... You've been very helpful... I will go and hang out now in the other thread that Strumelia & Kos shared that is focused on this topic. Cheers!"
yesterday
Jim Kinson replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Great work George. As far as the live ones, I think I like the one on CRF 2.0 the best.
Blessings."
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