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Community Compass: Reimagining Getting Started Guides for Online Communities

So, I've been experimenting with a new way of presenting a reimagined Getting Started Guide for my community.  I have visited many communities which have a getting started guide which is outdated (ie creator stated number of members which has grown…

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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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Strumelia replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Aubrey asks: I'm looking to leave Ning because I really need an integrated way to charge network members a one-time sign-up fee, and Ning is still dragging its feet on the Paid Access feature. I've been waiting and waiting and…"
14 minutes ago
Saurabh replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"can we migrate ning 3.0"
24 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Aubrey Williams's discussion Ning vs. SocialGo - Please Comment
"Aubrey, Yes I created a SocialGo Classic network about 6 months ago. However, I will answer your questions over here on the Alternatives to Ning thread, because that's where we've all been asked to keep our 'other platforms'…"
27 minutes ago
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Designing The Perfect Newcomer To Regular Journey - Step Two: First Visit

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Aubrey Williams replied to Aubrey Williams's discussion Paid Access Update
"Thanks. What about alternate ways to accomplish the same thing via Ning? Does anyone know of ways to make edits that would allow me to effectively require a one-time Paypal payment as part of the Ning sign-up process?"
50 minutes ago
Jords replied to Jords's discussion What Are Your Expectations For The New Latest Activity Feed?
"That they do!"
1 hour ago
Saurabh replied to Saurabh's discussion Title of a group home is not having group name
"Any updates ?"
1 hour ago
Jords replied to Jords's discussion What Are Your Expectations For The New Latest Activity Feed?
"Me too lol! Dang we are on top of this Activity feed status! Go Creators!"
1 hour ago
Jords replied to Jords's discussion What Are Your Expectations For The New Latest Activity Feed?
"Not really looking good.  But maybe that reply Dunamis got was a mistake? Not good indeed. It may be, but if they are removing references from the Road Map page it could very well be unfortunately accurate. I've filed a ticket and a…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Jords's discussion What Are Your Expectations For The New Latest Activity Feed?
"I just posted that question on their FB page.  Will let everyone know if they respond."
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Jords's discussion What Are Your Expectations For The New Latest Activity Feed?
"Jeffrey, would you consider asking them again about the Activity Feed Jul.y update on their FB page?  (sorry, Im not on FB or else I would myself)."
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Jords's discussion What Are Your Expectations For The New Latest Activity Feed?
"Ning has removed their reference to a July release from the Road Map page. On the Update to Roadmap thread this morning, Dunamis has posted this: I sent a mail to Ning to ask how far with activity updates and the promise of July. This was the reply…"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Crystal's discussion Welcome to Creators 3.0!
"I would contact Bureau of Consumer Affairs and file a complaint...if you feel you were lied to and purposely misled."
1 hour ago
Donna Mac replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"yep"
1 hour ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Crystal's discussion Welcome to Creators 3.0!
"You can buy someone's 2.0.  This is an older discussion, but perhaps they still have it for sale. (?) Ning 2.0 Network for sale"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"Ning has removed their reference to a July release on their Road Map page."
2 hours ago

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