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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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The Builder :) replied to Alan's discussion Adding Java Script
"Hi JQueryHelp and Bernard, sorry for taking to answer, I was in a difficult personal situation.

well, the code I need is to insert ads below the titles. Now I have the code ready (the insert before) but the problem is I can not insert it into the H…"
1 hour ago
JFarrow replied to Dominic Lehane's discussion APP Builder
"I've set up a couple of apps using Como.com  which allows you to do quite a bit with feeds and events and such.  Is this the type of thing you are referring to?"
1 hour ago
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Designing The Perfect Newcomer To Regular Journey Part 5 http://ow.ly/AxqEC

Designing The Perfect Newcomer To Regular Journey - Step Five: Continued...

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JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion Community Compass: Reimagining Getting Started Guides for Online Communities-UPDATED
"Just a quick note to let those of you who are using the Community Compass that I have added a new way to communicate with your new members using Google+ Hangouts.  You will notice that I have added a new Start a Hangout Button to the template.  If y…"
6 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to SweetPotato's discussion Simple, Responsive Slider for Ning 3.0
"For anyone who is interested in dynamically loading blog posts into this slider (i.e. no manual updates), you might be interested in the plugin I have created here.
Cheers
SP"
7 hours ago
Jamie Baker replied to Gerry Emery's discussion I'd like to see an example or two of the new NIng 3.0 websites
"Looks great Mike, one of the best I've seen & that was just on mobile, will look again on desktop later. Great work SP!"
8 hours ago
Mike Collins replied to Gerry Emery's discussion I'd like to see an example or two of the new NIng 3.0 websites
"Here's ours and after migrating just a couple of weeks ago it's great to see it come to life. There have been challenges in migration and we're missing the features not yet present but there are workarounds and we LOVE it compared to our 2.0. Thanks…"
8 hours ago
steve replied to Gerry Emery's discussion I'd like to see an example or two of the new NIng 3.0 websites
"Can see i have a long way to go looking at some of these wonderful sites but im happy with it so far.
http://www.themeltingpot.org.uk/"
20 hours ago
JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion How to Map Your Members on a Ning Network
"Because this actually happens outside of the actual network, i don't see how they could, Gerry.... what is your concern?  Happy to help.."
22 hours ago
JFarrow commented on Gerry Regan's blog post Seeking provider of alternative to Apps.IO's Listings app. in Hire a Creator
"If you're still looking for help with this, I have a few ideas...ill send you my contact info.."
22 hours ago
JFarrow left a comment for Natasha Dyer
"Just sent you a message by email...happy to help!"
22 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"for sure... always inspired by these guys!"
yesterday
Tyler Durbin replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"TJ has saved my butt a few times!  The guy is a master at what he does and his code always works flawlessly.
When Jen posts, I always read what she has to say.  She gives excellent tips."
yesterday
Rowald replied to Rowald's discussion Site host name, https://network.com, does not match your SSL certificate Subject Name
"Hi Laura, well.. like Amanda said it's expected behavior on their end. Not sure if there is anything we can do ourself."
yesterday
George H. Compton IV replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
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Katie McKay replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Agree!"
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