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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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The Periled Sea replied to Kerrie's discussion Help I can’t access my network or blogs
"Thanks for the link KOS"
1 hour ago
Lily Oak replied to Kerrie's discussion Help I can’t access my network or blogs
"Mines totally down too... this is the second fault we've had in a month and my patience are wearing dangerously thin! We're currently getting out online learning courses accredited and the assessors have test login... if this isn't fixed now it's co…"
2 hours ago
Kerrie replied to Kerrie's discussion Help I can’t access my network or blogs
"I now can not access members,the tab goes to blogs,so check your tabs,I do have a lot of tabs and sub tabs"
7 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Jeffrey, the fact that you keep comparing ning to JR and wondering if you'd really own your site suggests that maybe you don't truly understand how an open source platform differs from a hosted/provided service like ning.  The fact is that quite a f…"
9 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Actually you were right on the jamroom...forgot to erase that directory that is there on auto on the one click upload!  So that conspiracy gone (LOL).  But I do question if the future of their programming any safer then NING.  Just see some similar…"
9 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Also, if you go to the Jamroom front page.  There is a link down the page for Active and Helpful Support...well click on the link and you get error page at this address http://www.jamroom.net/members
In looking at their Facebook page there are messa…"
9 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Oy.  I'm am not having these issues like you describe, and I did nothing special when setting up my JR site.  And I have no  "_____.jamroom.com" urls.
Did you by any chance name your test site using the word "jamroom' somewhere in your test name, ti…"
9 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Hey John, one thing that I find that I do not like on the layout is how the response work.  Rather than a truncated pattern, they use an older style of the initial message being repeated and then the new message following.  Really clogs things up an…"
9 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Just telling me to go elsewhere, doesn't mean that they solved the problem.  Not so sure that the host (Arvixe) is the problem.  I used the JR one click upload.  Yes, I have contacted Arvixe, but in mean time, I went ahead and deleted the account an…"
10 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"So they have no customer service contact unless you pay them $29 a month.

Not true.  Jeffrey, I don't understand.  The fact is that on the JR forums, the team of all 4 JR developers are right there helping and answering just about every question un…"
10 hours ago
Garfield Creator replied to Thisisbully's discussion This Is 50 Words To Ning
"One things for sure, somebody's pulling someone's chain."
11 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"So they have no customer service contact unless you pay them $29 a month.  They want you to use the forum so you get help from members on issues....just sounds awfully familiar...Ning Creators/Jamroom forum.  NING customer service quiet as a wall fr…"
11 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to Jeffrey Haskins's discussion Jamroom?
"Well, didn't get much help from them other then a suggestion that I sign up for their paid customer service...
I have done nothing but add their core, so I COULD start learning the system.  However, in just trying to set up a profile find that their…"
12 hours ago
Thisisbully replied to Thisisbully's discussion This Is 50 Words To Ning
"lol"
13 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Thisisbully's discussion This Is 50 Words To Ning
"Gonna snatch Glam's chain?  Ok, good luck with that!  lol..."
13 hours ago
Alyce Keegan replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion Hiding members in a group on group information
"Hi JFarrow! Thanks so much... I tried this one but it doesn't work :( It's this number i want to get rid of...it shows up when you are not signed in and click on the group: http://kitandclowder.ning.com/groups/animals"
13 hours ago
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