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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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363 Replies · Reply by Donna Mac yesterday

Forum

Help!!

Hello :) Just a quick question, I've recently re-designed my website, Now I've changed the size of the body text to 16 px, that's the perfect size for the comments, But the actual status update is too big for my liking,, when I change the body text…

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2 Replies · Reply by Luke Jones Feb 26

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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

Jorge Vila replied to Jorge Vila's discussion Events
"Really? Is there anything that can be done? Anyone we can contact?"
4 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"Happily, I purchased the (correct) self-hosted option for my Jamroom site. But it was rather confusing, I was not sure where to go on the site and which type to purchase.  You might want to make it clearer or more prominent guides on your CC site. …"
25 minutes ago
Kos replied to jean luc lebouteiller's discussion About Member page
".profileCoverArea {height: 125px;}

Or whatever you require."
2 hours ago
Kos replied to Nicolas's discussion Sorry! We're under maintenance.
"Yep, you're down.  The only way to contact Ning is here http://ec2-75-101-132-140.compute-1.amazonaws.com/contact/networkdown/"
2 hours ago
Nicolas replied to Nicolas's discussion Sorry! We're under maintenance.
"Good evening. My network is down.. know why sees this message?"
3 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"I'm on it thank you :) ahaNathan Lewis from your team has access to my control panel and is adding the feature, thank you :) "
4 hours ago
Anant Garg replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"Please email us at help (at) cometchat.com and our team will assist you further."
4 hours ago
Anant Garg replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"Hello Ron,
Yes, it's possible to use our self-hosted solution but a lot of work is involved: Install CometChat on a separate VPS (pay additional for hosting); Add a custom integration; Add custom code to Ning etc.
So instead we now have a fully host…"
4 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Jorge Vila's discussion Events
"Never by the looks of things :/ , "
4 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
":) 1 question , I'm trying to activate the Facebook/gtalk feature, but its not letting me download the html code for it, well its downloading but when I open the document up, it just gives me the word "closing" , I've tried everything aha, So I was…"
4 hours ago
Ron replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"I once did a Ning/Cometchat Integration during the pre Ning 2.0 days and I think it's still possible to do this without custom php on hosted platform, or at least using API for 2.0 networks.
good topic btw."
5 hours ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"Hi Strumelia
Thank you"
7 hours ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion New Site with 3.0
"Hi John Bizley thank you so much I"
7 hours ago
Anant Garg replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"Thank you for your kind words. We are working very hard to offer as many features as we can. 
Just clarifying, if you are using Ning, then you can only use our Network Edition at:
http://www.cometchat.com/network
If you are using JR, then you can us…"
8 hours ago
Antoine Leclercq replied to Antoine Leclercq's discussion New online community survey
"A word about the features...
OK, OK, I knew it was dangerous to say that we'd have "less" features than Ning ;). The version 2.0 is obsolete (technology speaking) and 3.0 is unfinished and doesn't have any vision nor resource anymore.
What I really…"
10 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Antoine Leclercq's discussion New online community survey
"is it possible to get any less features than Ning 3.  Oh yeah.. a static web page then

Steve, that's the all new and improved 'Re-imagined' Ning 4.0 that's already being worked on as we speak at Glam headquarters!    ;D"
15 hours ago
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