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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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Jeffrey Haskins replied to JFarrow's discussion How to Get Google to Recognize Sitemap
"How has this worked out for everyone?"
1 hour ago
Pat Howlett replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
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2 hours ago
Pat Howlett replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Great recap Anthony - of course I didn't think that any of those folks would engage - I still hold several in high regard - I just wanted to be drop something in their feed. 
It was interesting and fun to see when it started to get re tweeted knowin…"
2 hours ago
Pat Howlett left a comment for Edie2k2
"Great to connect with you Edie2k2 - please let me know whenever I might be of help."
2 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning3.0 thimes v1 full width network
"To widen your network you can use my code from this tip.
"TIP" widen your network too 1202px
I did write a code to make a 2.0 network responsive. That was years ago I'll have to look to see if I still have it. It takes a ton of code to make a 2.0 ne…"
2 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( TIP "N3.0,2 ) Add Google translate to your Ning bar on all pages. Update 8/21/14 v8.1
"Update 8/21/14 v8.1 --  I fixed the cell phone users links. The mailbox and friends request is no longer over this sign out button. Sorry I didn't notice it earlier."
2 hours ago
Anam replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"nothing from Monday night to yesterday shows up when it came back. nothing posted today went into it. And there are still no fixzes to absence of Titles in feed. Oh flip. i was kinda hoping it was down for updates."
2 hours ago
Ceddy J replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Mine is back up everyone."
2 hours ago
steve replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"still as buggy as crap though,,"
2 hours ago
Anam replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion RSS semi-workround for missing Activity Feed
"Copied and Saved ! thanks Tim. Have to say i did all this but it still did not work, but i will try again when needed. Thanks!!"
3 hours ago
Anam replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Thank you so much Tim :)
I almost got all the way there with this tip...I will copy it down now for future reference! Great stuff"
3 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Hi Anam,
I've just posted this How To. http://creators.ning.com/forum/topics/rss-semi-workround-for-missin...
And I've just noticed that the Activity Feed is back working again. Somebody reset that when they got back in the office then? Isn't that w…"
3 hours ago
steve replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"thanks god.. its showing life again..."
3 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Strumelia's discussion Why are only Ning Facebook Posts now showing in the Creators Activity Feed??
"Seems someone found the switch and turned the activity feed back on !"
3 hours ago
Edie2k2 replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"You are the man, Pat. Bravo. I am still rolling laughing at the caring gerbil reference. I love intelligence like yours."
3 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to John Bizley's discussion My New Classifieds using WordPress and iframed into my site
"That's very impressive! That must have taken an age.....

I like the look of it a lot - do you anticipate automated payments, or buyers sorting it out with sellers? I can't work out whether automated payments are worth it or not - they seem useful i…"
3 hours ago
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