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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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SSCLUB is now a member of Tips 4 Ning Creators
44 minutes ago
SSCLUB is now a member of NING AFRICA
48 minutes ago
Paul Asher replied to Paul Asher's discussion Ning3 Member CSV File
""Do you need just an example of this file ?"
Yes please. I just want to see what it looks like and what member data it has in it, then maybe use it to test the import script I will develop."
53 minutes ago
Poppili replied to Poppili's discussion Is it true Ning doesn't convert 2.0 sites to 3.0 ?
"thanks a lot ! it is inspiring.
but I can't just throw everything I have all  the discussions... how do you start from scratch ?"
1 hour ago
Poppili replied to Paul Asher's discussion Ning3 Member CSV File
"Do you need just an example of this file ?
My dream is to move to jamroom but I am with ning 3.0 and I a totally stuck..."
1 hour ago
Jim Kinson replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"Working great on Cross Roads Fellowship, George. Love all the features that you have created and and implemented on both sites.
May the Lord bless you,
Jim"
1 hour ago
lorianne 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 very kind George. i would love to do this, but right now I am up to my eyeballs launching  radio station for my network.  I am going to take a look at it at a later date because i do love the way it looks.
thanks for offering, as always, you…"
2 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Paul Asher's discussion Ning3 Member CSV File
"I can vouch for Paul's tech abilities- he worked miracles for me!
Plus, he plays a mean accordion."
2 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Poppili's discussion Is it true Ning doesn't convert 2.0 sites to 3.0 ?
"The lack of a content archiver in Ning 3.0 makes it very difficult to move one's network content elsewhere. Right now, the only thing you can archive/backup/download from a large 3.0 is you memberdata.csv file, but that's something valuable at least…"
3 hours ago
Kos replied to Dreaming Minds's discussion Need tips on selling our Ning network
"lack of resources to maintain the site

Out of curiosity, what resources do you need?  Maybe we can help."
3 hours ago
SweetPotato left a comment for Cherri D.
"Yes, I think so, but it's a custom design job. Please visit here for more information on likely costs etc

http://sweetpotato.me.uk/about-sweetpotato/"
11 hours ago
Poppili replied to Poppili's discussion Is it true Ning doesn't convert 2.0 sites to 3.0 ?
"I would love to get your advice. I am now hiring a developer to develop additional features. Do you think it is a waste since Ning 3.0 is doomed to disappear ?
The problem is that without an exporter I can not really leave Ning..."
15 hours ago
SSCLUB is now a member of 3.0 transition assistance
17 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"I feel exactly the same!!!

i think ning have died, their just waiting for someone to buy them our i think *-* hopefully someone does soon, its depressing how ning are"
17 hours ago
SSCLUB is now a member of NING NETWORKS EUROPE
18 hours ago
SSCLUB is now a member of How Did You Do That?
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