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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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Strumelia replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Julian, best of luck to you with your new networks!
You expressed the problem well.  I loved Ning more than anything back in the day!  :)   That seems like a hundred years ago now though.
A dishonorable ending to a great platform and era.  To be use…"
12 minutes ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Thanks so much to George and Kos for tips - I'm in the process of moving network (hence the offline) and have to say here - that the best thing about Ning in the past few years has been the unerring support of other Ning creators.   Our network has…"
13 minutes ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Wow George - that is marvellous!  I tried adding /sign-in to the end of the URL earlier but that didn't work - but yours did!  Thank you so much - and have a wonderful day!  (I'm in the UK - coming to the end of the day here!) Wonderful and many, ma…"
19 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Hello Tat, just add this piece of link " main/authorization/signIn? " to the end of your network link. It will take you to your sign in. Example below. Then just turn the network back on the same way you turned it off.

I'll take this snippet of lin…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"What a disappointment!  Yes, looks like Monday now.  Augh"
3 hours ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Thanks Kos - tried that but the "If you are the network creator, click here to sign in" link just takes me to main ning.com page (not my own network) then round in circles. Very frustrating especially as when I took it offline, I understood I would…"
3 hours ago
Julian Hughes replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Goodbye to all my Ning friends and thanks for all the help the community has done but not from Ning themselves. This company is just plain terrible now and if you are still with Ning good luck to you all. They have no support or updates to provide u…"
4 hours ago
Kos replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Just the usual.  Clear your browsers cache.  Try another browser. etc.  Best of luck"
4 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Strumelia's discussion Screenshots comparing my OLD and my NEW Network
"impressive work Strumella"
15 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to Anas Ghanim's discussion Need A Mobile App For My Network
"I don't understand why anyone would ever want an app when you can have a responsive website. 
No one likes downloading apps anymore. It clogs up your phones screen with icons that just gets overlooked anymore, it constantly needs updating from our p…"
16 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Worked like magic! "
17 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Scott, to remove Nings mobile app go to your dashboard and under settings go to the mobile tab then just remove all your mobile pages and uncheck (( Automatically add and remove mobile pages. )) It's easy to add the pages back if necessary just hit…"
18 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Hello Scott. :-) I've added a code to the stylesheet in this discussion to fix that issue.  Replace part one that you're using with part one in this discussion.If you've customized the stylesheet you can either add this code to your design studio CS…"
18 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"After cache & cookies are cleared my mobile browser wants to open the Ning mobile version "surfer-shot.com/m". How do I prevent this? "
18 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Hey George, Everything seems to be working great with this. I have one small issue going on with the "Share" icons. You'll see them just under the Video thumbnails. At least I think it a Share icon. It's really hard to tell what it is. Can you have…"
19 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (tip for 3.0) floating navigation menu & ningbar -- two code formats to choose from HTML or CSS
"Alessandro I really like what you did with your navigation.   "Image tabs" sweet!!!You're welcome I'm glad you liked it. :)"
19 hours ago
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