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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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352 Replies · Reply by Edie2k2 1 hour ago

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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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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 Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"hopefully there's no limit LOL! One of my groups is going gang busters with over 2000 photos... considering there's not an easy way to delete I hope I don't have to manually go in, edit, and remove photos if it gets full O_O"
38 minutes ago
Edie2k2 replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Right on. I don't care 'how' many pro 3'rs pretend that the Emperor dons new clothes... dude is naked as a jaybird. 3.0 is an illusion. 2.0 will always be all that. I'm very proud of mine and even like what 3.0 could'a would'a been before it's ignom…"
1 hour ago
steve replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"I have about 30 groups now i think, and each group has its own gallery. So far at least there seems to be no limitations, "
1 hour ago
Edie2k2 replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"So much delusion in relation to 3.0. It's quite hilarious. Anyway, long live 2.0 and may 3.0 find a compassionate developer|resurrection. Good to see you Pat and best wishes in whatever you do."
1 hour ago
steve replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"yeah its all to do with how people use the net now. its all mobile devices mostly. Im seen as a dinosaur  because i use the PC, my idea of being mobile is a laptop :)) 
One inconsistency with Ning 3.0 though is that its rubbish with apple devices wh…"
1 hour ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"I have about 15 photo galleries on my site, and I'm not finished adding them.  We're a graphics-rich site, so we're going to have a bazillion of them. lol "
1 hour ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"2.0 is a clunky dinosaur. I really want the versatility and organizational features that 3.0 has, but it's just not ready yet.  *sigh* "
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"As the internet evolves and responsive websites become the norm, it's just not feasible from a business (expense) standpoint to spend money updating and maintaining 2.0 and run 3.0 at the same time.  Out with the old; in with the new.  Just as Micro…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"Everyone seems to be doing "galleries" differently.   Maybe one for Admins only, another for 'premium members', another for junior or novices, etc.  it's just so nice to be able to have more than one instance.  It really opens up the creative possib…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"Lora to be honest I don't ever remember seeing a "limit" on the # of photo instances being set.  It's also not indicated on the Help page.  I would imagine it's not going to be unlimited plus how would one display so many tabs if they had 200 or som…"
1 hour ago
Robert Paul replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"I still wish a long life to ning 2.0 But I also like to ning 3.0 to succeed Why not keep both ?!"
2 hours ago
Alyce Keegan replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion Trying to make my sidebar padding smaller
"Even my headings now go outside the main website LOL! I just spent so long getting this one to a point I am happy with it that I don't want to have to spend the time playing around with a new one when I will just want the same look I think. Thanks t…"
2 hours ago
Kos replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion Trying to make my sidebar padding smaller
"Boy, this one may be over my head.  idk what codes you already have added to your site that makes it site in such a way to the left.  Very odd.  Is there are reason you're hesitant to use one of the new themes so you have better controls?"
3 hours ago
steve replied to Neil Norton's discussion I miss the Twitter Share
"go to your social site manager page.. look down the list until you see "social sharing" make sure its ticked..
:))"
4 hours ago
Ken Rich replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning Lied To Us - Your Content is Not Safe
"I don't have a problem downloading the archive. It's when you attempt to put your content into another database (away from Ning) that you find out there are random inconsistencies that will show themselves as comments not aligning with the content.I…"
5 hours ago
Strumelia replied to James Nored's discussion Why is the HTML box so incredibly small!
"Doubtful to get action on this.  It's now a year later and ...nothing..."
5 hours ago
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