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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 3 hours 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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48 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV on Monday

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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

Jen replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Geez....
"Jeffrey, If you are referring to "Posted By", not sure, unless somehow you have some CSS that is hiding it. If you are referring to the new "Author Bio" feature, and you are utilizing this feature, check your sites & pages for the blog, and make sur…"
16 minutes ago
Alyce Keegan replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"LOL! atleast I didn't say ghost busters or then you'd have to be worried ;)"
1 hour ago
JFarrow replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"you have a group for gang busters??  sweet.... be careful with that..."
1 hour ago
TJ @ jQueryHelp replied to Jamie Baker (Vision)'s discussion Time to say goodbye
"Sorry to see you go!  I do understand your decision and wish you all the best!"
1 hour ago
JFarrow replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"the only limit is imaginary capacity...nice work...keep it growin'!"
1 hour ago
JFarrow replied to Lora's discussion 3.0 Photo Galleries
"here is a fork of a nice responsive photoset style which could be adapted to work in articles and blogs posts..  http://codepen.io/JFarrow/pen/Dpmaw ; i was thinking of adapting it for Ning and adding it to Beautiful Nation for posts like this and fo…"
1 hour ago
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"
2 hours 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…"
3 hours 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, "
3 hours 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."
3 hours 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…"
3 hours 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 "
3 hours 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* "
3 hours 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…"
4 hours 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…"
4 hours 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…"
4 hours ago
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