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Announcements From Ning

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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343 Replies · Reply by Strumelia 21 hours ago

Forum

Do you miss Firefox v28's CSS editor? You can use Firefox v28 editor anytime.

For those of you who miss Firefox's editor from version 28 you can now use the editor anytime without downgrading the current version. I made a portable version of Firefox 28 that can be run anytime you need the editor. It uses the same user's…

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2 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV Sep 12

(TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)

All the features of Ning 2.0 with  Ning 3.0 responsiveness.. ;) Tested and working in all newer browsers IE 9, 10, 11 - Firefox - Google Chrome - Safari. for cell phones, Laptops, PCs, Macintosh and yes TVs.... The fullwidth portion of this code…

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48 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV 15 hours ago

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NC for Hire

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.

Activity

Alyce Keegan replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion Trying to make my sidebar padding smaller
"edit: ok so I managed somehow to remove *some* padding lol! But it's still so small... is there a way to remove some of the white space between body and sidebar? I don't want to make the sidebar bigger through the site & pages as it makes the body t…"
5 hours ago
Alyce Keegan replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion Embedding Videos
"Hi J Farrow! Sorry for the late response. Have had a slow month... yes Media Fire and I've realised they don't have embed >_< I'm checking out vimeo thank you!!! "
6 hours ago
Alyce Keegan replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion wow slider help
"thank you! i will take a look :D"
6 hours ago
Alyce Keegan replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion wow slider help
"thank you!!!"
6 hours ago
Niche Networkers replied to True Love Josie's discussion A Page Without Site Header
"Thanks you.  I went with this option because it was with the page it relates to and when others edit the site they will be able to find it easier."
8 hours ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Sad to see yet another one go. *sniff*  Good luck, Jamie! "
12 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 ;)
"Thank you again Scott.. You have a great day. :-)"
15 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to True Love Josie's discussion A Page Without Site Header
"Hello John :-) yes, the way you did it does work just fine and it's the same codes that I'm using. I just added some extra default values, just in case they have extra padding and such., but the way I did it, you do not have to edit the code and it…"
15 hours ago
John Bizley replied to True Love Josie's discussion A Page Without Site Header
"The simplest way to do this would be to add two lines of code, one to remove the site name or logo and another to adjust the height of the header once those details are removed.
Here is an example which is targeting a forum page
.page-forum .site-na…"
15 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Does Ning 3.0 even have a memberdata.csv file one can periodically download to get a spread sheet of your members' names, contactinfo/email addresses, last visit date, join date, etc....like Ning 2.0 has had all these years?  
I just downloaded my o…"
16 hours ago
Kos replied to Luke Jones's discussion Help
"Luke text boxes (as they're called in 2.0) or content boxes (as they're called in 3.0 are explained in the Help Center.  Below are links depending on your network.
2.0 Help Center http://www.ning.com/help/
3.0 Help Center http://ning.com/ning3help
 "
16 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Thanks Jen. Yes I'll keep you posted, a real shame to be leaving, but I'm 100% convinced it's what's best for my community. quite excited about the move :)
Best to you to, you've been very helpful & supportive "
16 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Thanks George & Thanks for all your help along the way."
16 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Thanks SP :)"
16 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Cheers Justin"
16 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Hmm I'll submit a ticket and ask the question but I very much doubt Ning are going to help someone leave. "
16 hours ago
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