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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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Vipster replied to Vipster's discussion How to change the text color of one navigation tab with CSS in Ning 2.0?
"That's working. Thanks!"
1 hour ago
Ramin Tehrani replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"You mean, the CSS codes will come back. By the way, how would I know which default theme is being used? It could be theme developer testing."
1 hour ago
Ramin Tehrani replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"Hello Tim,
Actually, there is only below CSS scripts which I didn't add. I had added huge chunk of other CSS like for listing images etc. They all gone. To link to hyperlinked pages, I have created few pages under unliked pages section, however I lo…"
1 hour ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"Mind you, these things tend to happen when Ning is testing stuff...this could be a positive development!"
2 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"Similar happened to me - lost a couple of revisions I'd recently made, but not whole CSS - did any of your CSS remain? I mentioned my issue here - http://creators.ning.com/forum/topics/ok-ning-wizards-i-need-your-h..."
2 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Kos's discussion OK Ning Wizards - I Need Your Help
2 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"I know very little as well about all this.  But... I believe the only platforms that will actually migrate/import your ning 2.0 archived content over are platforms that you'll be self hosting-  BuddyPress, SocialEnginePHP, PHPFox, and JamRoom.... th…"
2 hours ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Interesting post on Ning Facebook.....
"Your opinion carries a lot of weight around here, as does JFarrow's.  :) "
3 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Vipster's discussion How to change the text color of one navigation tab with CSS in Ning 2.0?
"You can do it by specifying the url of the tab in css to change a colour of a particular tab, this works well because if you do it the other way to point to lets say  nth child 1 in the nav list and that tab is for photos you could change the colour…"
5 hours ago
Donna Mac replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"That does indeed sound like your solution!  :)"
7 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning Lied To Us - Your Content is Not Safe
"Yay!  I'm going to be part of building/migrating my beta test network site on Jamroom-  big, big thanks to Ken Rich and also to Paul at JR for making me aware of it.  And to my friend TroyB. over on excreators.com for keeping me from going out of my…"
7 hours ago
Ken Rich replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Well it seems there is another viable path out of Ning, which only makes me happier, because I hate the thought of people feeling trapped like I did... I was seriously "stressing out" for a couple years, because I didn't see a future for my music s…"
7 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning Lied To Us - Your Content is Not Safe
"Yep, me too, I've sent a note top Paul and I too would like to be part of the beta migration to Jamroom.  Paul was gracious to make that offer this morning.
I'm going for it to see if it fits for my members!   :)"
7 hours ago
Donna Mac replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Ning PRO site that is still running until the end of this year.  I would keep it in a second if I thought NING would NOT get rid of 2.0 but for now I am running the two side by side.  My friend transferred members and data for me using the NING tool…"
7 hours ago
Ken Rich replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning Lied To Us - Your Content is Not Safe
"No problem, happy to help..."
7 hours ago
John Koch-Northrup replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning Lied To Us - Your Content is Not Safe
"I've sent a note to paul at jamroom. My music and creative related community would likely fit perfectly using jamroom.  Thanks! "
7 hours ago
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