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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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George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"I'm sorry to hear that Garfield!!!  But I'm sure you've been around long enough to know  to keep backups. I've accidentally deleted or pasted over codes many times before, that's why I keep backups lol…"
7 minutes ago
AnGella replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion This is the last tip I'm going to put up here on creators. It's been great guys, have fun.
"What am I missing? Where you headed?"
10 minutes ago
AnGella replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"Wow, thanks! Does this fix the recent issue people had with signing into sites that used the CSS? I haven't had time to look into that. With an 18 month old baby I just don't have time to mess with the never ending changes on Ning."
15 minutes ago
NC for Hire Garfield Creator replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"Happened to me as well but on 2.0. I deleted some files I uploaded prior and all custom code is gone."
22 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to AnGella's discussion Ning 3.0 Tip: Add CSS to Member Profiles
"Hello Angela, Here's the whole code. click here to see it live  Press the button in the tab Container called "my music and videos" N3 Themes2 Profile Embed MOD With SweetPotato's "Profile Embed" integrated &…"
23 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"Thank you Kos at least I know it's not just the networks I've been on. LOLI'm very lucky I keep backups of all the code boxes and such.  Ning really needs to do something about that!! I wonder how many people have lost all their…"
47 minutes ago
Kos replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"I detest the 100 limit.  Makes me crazy just "which" to delete. "
55 minutes ago
Kos replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion If I delete two links in my file manager it will delete all codes in my custom code boxes. (See image below)
"I noticed that as well George.  Seems to be for large files.  Haven't had to delete one (yet) but no, it's not just you.  lol"
56 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to John Bizley's discussion Add helpful Add Photo, Add Forum, Add Blog buttons into your member tab pages
"Pretty cool tip John keep up the good work :-)"
1 hour ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Craig Zelizer's discussion Problems with Google Analyics on my network and ning custom code
"I know you're talking about 2.0 networks but I noticed on my 3.0 network in my file manager always displays to links that look like this. (See image below) if I delete those two links in my file manager it will delete everything out of my HEAD…"
1 hour ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion CSS Code For Changing Text Color Of Facebook Comments ?
"Hello Zachary, you can try any of the fixes on this discussion.. Facebook Comments Not Showing Up on Dark Background if these codes don't help just reply here and I'll see what i can do.."
1 hour ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion This is the last tip I'm going to put up here on creators. It's been great guys, have fun.
"Cheers to you as well John, keep up the good work :-)  I'll be back every now and then. ;)"
4 hours ago
John Bizley replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion This is the last tip I'm going to put up here on creators. It's been great guys, have fun.
"Cheers George and thanks for all the great tips you posted and help given to everyone here. Keep in touch :-)"
5 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion This is the last tip I'm going to put up here on creators. It's been great guys, have fun.
"I'm going to miss you guys here on creators. Although I will come back periodically just to see how you all are doing and help when and if I can. :) The best of luck to you all."
5 hours ago
Kos replied to Clark P's discussion With no 3.0 Sandbox networks, how are we supposed to have our sites ready for migration?
"Yep.  Ning understands that it'll be difficult to hold fast to a 5-day rule based on network size.  They acknowledge that this may be possible for a small site but if you're LARGE with thousands of pages.......more time will be…"
6 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Add helpful Add Photo, Add Forum, Add Blog buttons into your member tab pages
"Thanks Anam"
6 hours ago

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