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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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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.

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Kos replied to Az'ya's discussion How do I place the google custom search box in a sidebar module?
"I wish Ning would just release their own internal search but everything has come to a crawl in terms of design. :("
4 minutes ago
Kos replied to Az'ya's discussion How do I place the google custom search box in a sidebar module?
"I believe a few custom internal searches have been designed by they were paid for so no one's going to give out the code for free.  At the very least, I would put in an inquiry for a quote at Creators For Hire and see how much they cost.  Maybe it's…"
5 minutes ago
Az'ya replied to Az'ya's discussion How do I place the google custom search box in a sidebar module?
"Kos, thanks so much for your reply!
I tested this and I see that it takes you to google for the results. For my purposes, that's far from ideal - I think I'd rather keep it in the account bar or some other solution that doesn't leave my site. 
Surel…"
35 minutes ago
John Bizley replied to Rob Nanya's discussion Can't use footer - greyed out
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42 minutes ago
Abdallah Mrisho, Brady Rhodes, Annabel Gregory and 1 more joined Ning Creators Network
55 minutes ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Anant Garg's discussion CometChat Network Edition now available for NING
"I cant find the button to invite users to play 2 player games with me in this chat ? any ideas?"
56 minutes ago
Rob Nanya replied to Rob Nanya's discussion Can't use footer - greyed out
"can someone please tell me where to find this check/uncheck box.  looked but still can't find it."
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Az'ya's discussion How do I place the google custom search box in a sidebar module?
"This is the one I am using.  Google Search on sidebar"
1 hour ago
John Bizley replied to Rob Nanya's discussion how to change style/color of single module?
"It can be done in a variety of ways Rob but some modules differ from others depending on the content they are using so we would need to see which modules you want to change. Maybe if you add your site url and point out the one you want to change the…"
2 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion My Completed Video List Page and Main Viewing Page
"Thanks George I appreciate that, it was made much simpler now thanks to your great tip for fluid videos. The next job to do is try and see if I can get the youtube thumbnails to show rather than the videos themselves until the user opens the video i…"
2 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion My Completed Video List Page and Main Viewing Page
"Hi Ceddy, I am not quite sure what you mean by how does it work but if you are asking about the code I used to do it I will be adding all the code I used for each part later this evening. On mobile the lists collapse and a lot of the colour settings…"
2 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Anant Garg's discussion CometChat Network Edition now available for NING
"the features that work on it work amazing by the way i really like what i see so far, if the fb google talk can be unlocked this will be a pretty bad ass chat option for ning"
2 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion My Completed Video List Page and Main Viewing Page
"Thanks Zachary :-)"
2 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Anant Garg's discussion CometChat Network Edition now available for NING
"does cometchat have the same bugs on social engine cloud ?"
2 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Rob Nanya's discussion Can't use footer - greyed out
"try unchecking the use default option and that should ungrey the box
Use default above footer HTML

SP"
3 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Anant Garg's discussion CometChat Network Edition now available for NING
"has this feature ever worked on a ning 3 site? if so do you have a link so i can see ? I am curious to see could be they have a block on anything like this ?"
3 hours ago
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