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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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John Bizley replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"Oh I forgot to mention that even their social channels page does not go correctly in a responsive way as it leaves big gaps at the top and bottom of the video. I am going to correct this also as those big black spaces really bug me."
1 hour ago
John Bizley replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"No worries Steve. Yes the videos pages where supposed be coming but who knows these days when as they are not updating the roadmap. This is why I made my video page so members have somewhere to add their own videos. The videos page on my site is usi…"
1 hour ago
steve replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"thanks John, i think at the moment this is a very important issue because there is nowhere else for any member to place their own videos on site apart from in the forums.. perhaps this is one extra reason they should priorities a video page facility…"
1 hour ago
steve replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"does seem strange to me as a non coder, In my simplistic way of thinking, a site is responsive or it isnt.. In this case it is responsive to a degree but parts of it isnt. big parts as it happens, if a member uses the forums a lot and people have em…"
1 hour ago
John Bizley replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"Steve, the social feed player and the new activity feed has the videos in their own container and the code has been used to make these resize which is why it is different for forums etc because when you embed a video into a post it becomes part of t…"
3 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"Nings responsive design seems to be pretty obviously built on some archaic programming.  Something just does not jive with the products they are putting out there.  While I LOVE LOVE the format of the groups, page building, etc...the programming mak…"
3 hours ago
steve replied to steve's discussion Video embed help
"the ticket is still open BTW so how would i explain this to them so they know what im on about,"
4 hours ago
Filmmakers Alliance replied to Aubrey Williams's discussion Paid Access Coupon Codes
"It's two years later. Has there been an change in NING's thoughts about upgrading Paid Access features? You guys REALLY REALLY REALLY need a meaningful e-commerce solution (of which Paid Access is a part) that provides a full range of options, inclu…"
5 hours ago
Lea Scott replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Well lets hope they start to pay some attention Pat :)"
9 hours ago
Heather Ales is now a member of Tips 4 Ning Creators
9 hours ago
Heather Ales is now a member of Creators Dashboard
9 hours ago
Heather Ales is now a member of Tips and advice.
9 hours ago
Tuxedo Ramen replied to Saurabh's discussion Has Ning stopped development ??
"ugh! No definite time for stuff that works in 2.0 now! Copy and paste...
Is this all about moving code to Linux servers, something like that?
I worry that the whole project will just collapse."
15 hours ago
Anthony "DarkGemineye" Johnson replied to Anthony "DarkGemineye" Johnson's discussion PlayStation Haven is back. Let me know what you think.
"Thanks a lot Jamie :)"
16 hours ago
Anthony "DarkGemineye" Johnson replied to Anthony "DarkGemineye" Johnson's discussion PlayStation Haven is back. Let me know what you think.
"Thanks, I am still trying to decide the best way to make use of the forum. So far I am not happy with it but Im still going to keep working on it."
16 hours ago
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