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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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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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Curtis replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Thank you I appreciate your efforts to STFU...You know in all my years at NING (and I have been here since nearly the beginning) I HAVE NEVER SEEN ANYONE ( including a bot) SPAM a forum as much as you have for JAMROOM
Yet you cry and moan when spamm…"
9 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Wow, that is just so rude.  Having a bad pith helmet day?
Dude, I was only trying to be helpful.  I have tried to share whatever information I know with you and others who regularly ask the very same question.
I won't respond to your posts anymore a…"
19 minutes ago
Kos replied to Kos's discussion 404 Error - Network Inaccessible
"If I click the link "if you're the site owner - click here" which takes me to a c-panel signin.  idc if they're going to the cloud for hosting but damnit - do they know what they're doing?"
21 minutes ago
Kos replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"Oh shoot - just noticed that's a 2.0 website and you posted in a 3.0 forum here.  Are you on 2.0 or 3.0 platform?"
43 minutes ago
Kos replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"ok in your Forum area, click on "Settings" which is near the top/left next to all forums, my forums.
On the next page, scroll down and click "latest by category" and Save.  See if that's what you desire.  Let me know."
43 minutes ago
Merri Dennis replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"I would like the categories in the sidebar and the discussions grouped by category as shown in this screenshot."
52 minutes ago
Curtis replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Thank you for moderating Ning Creators- but honestly I am well aware of where i posted it. if you dont like it here then feel free to delete it- if you dont have that authority then maybe you should keep your suggestions to yourself
Thanks! ( and ke…"
54 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Then as far as I know, the only platforms that can currently do any importing of Ning archive content are: SocialEnginePHP, FoxPHP, BuddyPress, and Jamroom.  They each have their pros and cons, and hopefully some others will chime in.  However, this…"
57 minutes ago
Curtis replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Yes its essential- wondering what other options there are?"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Curtis, is it essential for you to migrate your current Ning content, or are you willing to start from scratch?- good to know if folks are giving recommendations to you."
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Code to duplicate Forum Page with Categories
"Unable to access the forums w/o membership.  Can you take a screenshot? "
1 hour ago
Curtis replied to Ken Rich's discussion Ning to Jamroom - An Empowering Migration Path...
"Has anyone tried Social Engine? I have been working day and night for weeks in Jamroom and I am ready to try something different
If anyone has tried the Social Engine import tool please let me know how you feel about it (or ANY other alternatives yo…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to FedMedic's discussion Getting the 500: Unexpected Error... Anyone else?
"Wouldn't you think someone would notice a server down?  smh  I feel for you all.......hope Ning finds the problem."
20 hours ago
Jim Kinson replied to FedMedic's discussion Getting the 500: Unexpected Error... Anyone else?
"My 2.0 has been down for hours. I called Ning and waited 45 mins after they tried to connect me to  a tech. No good at all"
20 hours ago
FedMedic replied to FedMedic's discussion Getting the 500: Unexpected Error... Anyone else?
"I agree Trad, not good. I'm about to launch a national promotion and this crap happens. I'm at my wits end with Ning. This is unacceptable."
20 hours ago
Radhika Bista replied to JFarrow's discussion TIP: How to Quickly Change Network Background and Track Pageloads
"That's good JFarrow. By the way, which tool you used above animated image. Is it GIF animator?"
21 hours ago
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