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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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336 Replies · Reply by Sapphire LiLi on Wednesday

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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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20 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV 55 minutes ago

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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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George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"WOW Thank you for the compliment and the kind words Garfield :) Hope you have an awesome weekend."
55 minutes ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Thank you for the compliment Innocent Hami..  "
1 hour ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"301 redirect generator!!Scott this should do the trick for any page you would like to be redirected.
http://www.rapidtables.com/web/tools/redirect-generator.htm"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Peter Matthews's discussion Faceted search for Ning 3.0?
"Faceted search, or advanced search as it is commonly called, has been around for a long time and gained wide traction back in 2009.  Used by most ecommerce sites (among others) as a way to allow a visitor to "drill down" to a specific area when sear…"
4 hours ago
Garfield Creator replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"This is a real contribution and service to the community. It would be easy to miss and not get the impact of this contribution if not for all the appreciative comments. I am sure this one will figure among them as well. Great job leading the way."
5 hours ago
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Innocent Hami replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"You are amazing George. I am a student and I am just the beginner of designing. Hope i will learn something from you. :)"
11 hours ago
Scott Bishop replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Strumelia, be careful doing this. I'm not sure if this will pass on SEO for all your pages like a 301 redirect will do. George if you're reading this, do you know? 
In my main question I'm not all that concerned about passing SEO. I just want to tra…"
16 hours ago
Kos replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
"Legal avenues it is.  If they suddenly shut me down, I'll know why."
16 hours ago
Strumelia replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
"Ning apparently has their own creative definition of the term "in the near future".
Like remember 3.0 was going to be finished in Summer 2013...?"
16 hours ago
Kos replied to The Builder :)'s discussion Help! I need to file my ning network 3
"From Ning:

Thanks for writing us. At this time, we don't have an archiver tool in place that would allow us to export content from StockBuz.ning.com to .json files. However, our team is currently at work building out an archiver feature for Ning 3.…"
16 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Scott she needed it for her whole network that's why the custom code box.I'm still working on your script for individual groups but it sounds like sweetpotato already has a code in mind. He'll probably have it posted here before I have time to figur…"
18 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to Fire-Tech's discussion 3.0 Tip: Message Notification Background
"Thanks guys... super simple.. but may find it handy ;)"
18 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Thanks George.  I don't need this right now, but am bookmarking this thread for use if/when I leave Ning.  Thank you!"
18 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"Strumelia it sounds like you want members and nonmembers redirected to your new website. If that's the case you'll want to use a code that will redirect everyone to the new network. This code will do that. It also has an optional timer. The 0 at the…"
18 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Scott Bishop's discussion 301 Redirect from N2 to Offsite
"The group solution is relatively simple but pasting it in iPad seems to add a crucially unwanted semi colon. :-("
19 hours ago
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