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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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Donna Mac replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Depending on what you are looking at, you have to purchase the social network php software and then upload it to your server.  "
6 minutes ago
Saurabh replied to Saurabh's discussion How to add content in status update page?
"let me explain again...
Today a new feature activity feeds was launched... so now you can update status in activity feeds...
every status update can have its own one page
like
http://engineeringwall.com/members/status/show?id=6643124%3AStatus%...

h…"
1 hour ago
Anam replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"I don't know if Ning has moderators or not Strumelia to be honest, as i m still only getting the hang of things. But even if it did how can one moderate what one cannot SEE? I can go on my site right now and not have a clue if a comment was left on…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Saurabh's discussion How to add content in status update page?
"ok now they both show a sidebar.  To add more content, just add another content box in sites & pages.  Maybe I'm misunderstanding what you're trying to do.  Apologies if that's the case."
1 hour ago
soaringeagle replied to Fire-Tech's discussion 3.0 Tip: Status Update Box Tweaks
"as soon as it was released i was working on my own lil tweak"
1 hour ago
Saurabh replied to Saurabh's discussion How to add content in status update page?
"both have the code"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"As it stands members could join and crap all over your site in Comment Walls on Groups and you would never know because 
1)The Group does not get moved up in Group Hub so you cannot see there has been activity there..
2)The fact of the comment havin…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to Saurabh's discussion How to add content in status update page?
"Well there's the "members" page (where all of your members show) and the "my page" which is the individual page you're looking to alter"
2 hours ago
Saurabh replied to Saurabh's discussion How to add content in status update page?
"I already have in members pages http://engineeringwall.com/members"
2 hours ago
Anam replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"So, no-one else has a problem with Comments on Group Comment Walls not showing up in the new Latest Activity?

What function will the invisible Comment Walls that were rolled out in January 2014 serve then?  They will be entirely un-followable, un-n…"
2 hours ago
C.Brickhouse replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"so if I have hosting already with go daddy how would i go about getting the site I want?  I saw layouts but I think i seen something about paying for certain layouts how does it work?  is there a toll free number to call and speak with them about th…"
3 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"hmm, I just tried it again on mine and it changed ok. This was in FireFox and ie. Will investigate further when I get home."
3 hours ago
Kos replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"I tried that"
4 hours ago
Kos replied to Saurabh's discussion How to add content in status update page?
"Saurabh you have to change the layout for member pages in sites & pages - then add content in the sidebar such as an activity feed, widgets, etc. there (in sites & pages)."
4 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Kos to change it you just place your cursor at the start and type what you need, the 'What are you up to' will remove itself when you start typing."
4 hours ago
Writer Chick {Diane} replied to Anthony "DarkGemineye" Johnson's discussion PlayStation Haven is back. Let me know what you think.
"Gotta say, your site looks amazing.  It's great to hear (and see) a success story! "
4 hours ago
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