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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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363 Replies · Reply by Donna Mac yesterday

Forum

Help!!

Hello :) Just a quick question, I've recently re-designed my website, Now I've changed the size of the body text to 16 px, that's the perfect size for the comments, But the actual status update is too big for my liking,, when I change the body text…

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2 Replies · Reply by Luke Jones on Thursday

Blogs

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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Алексей and Marianna Minchillo joined Ning Creators Network
3 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Antoine Leclercq's discussion New online community survey
"If I wanted something with less features than Ning then i'd choose Ning 3.0.
Sorry, couldnt resist.   lolol
Best of luck Antoine. "
6 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Strumelia's discussion How can I get RID of all blogs on my 2.0 ?
"Wow. Crazy is right.  I never had the need to delete content en masse from my ning network until now, but I had no idea it was not possible at all.
In contrast, ---and I just have to mention this as it's totally relevant to this subject---  on Jamro…"
15 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion Cometchat are going to be the ones to save Ning
"Unless you are on a really tiny budget, you are better off buying Cometchat straight out, at the feature level of your choice, and then just paying half that purchase price for a complete update every year or two (or you can choose to not update it…"
27 minutes ago
Antoine Leclercq replied to Antoine Leclercq's discussion New online community survey
"Hi SweetPotato,
Thanks for your answer.
I browsed the forum and went through a lot (maybe not all) the posts. I did this survey because I couldn't find all the answers to the questions I asked.
There won't be as many features as Ning, so we need to…"
47 minutes ago
SweetPotato replied to Antoine Leclercq's discussion New online community survey
"Cheeky indeed.
Might I suggest that simply browsing this forum would give you an idea about what community owners (current and potential) need from software.
I can't see much incentive to answer the survey myself, I'm sorry to say.
That said, good l…"
56 minutes ago
Sukadev Bretz replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"Very important: Please include Videos as part of NING 3.0 . We have 6 NING Communities running. By far the Videos are the most popular. We use the NING Communities mainly as Video Platform. It is so important that this feature will be transported to…"
9 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Strumelia's discussion How can I get RID of all blogs on my 2.0 ?
"You can't delete content en masse. Crazy for a CMS to not have this feature.
SP"
9 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jorge Vila's discussion Events
"People have been asking about this for two years.  Nobody knows the answer, and Ning will not say.  Maybe next month, maybe never."
14 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jorge Vila's discussion Adm Roles
"People have been asking about this for two years.  Nobody knows the answer, and Ning will not say.  Maybe next month, maybe never."
14 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jorge Vila's discussion Facebook Invite
"People have been asking about this for two years.  Nobody knows the answer, and Ning will not say.  Maybe next month, maybe never."
14 hours ago
Thomas Hoey replied to JFarrow's discussion Terrific New Custom Search Engine Option: Swiftype
"Star rating is real nice.
Am open to suggestion where to place it, but my concept is to train folks now coming on...to use it to search all our sites, rather than just browsing. Towards top of site would be best??"
16 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Strumelia's discussion How can I get RID of all blogs on my 2.0 ?
"Thanks for your response. 
Seems crazy to not be able to delete a feature, huh?"
16 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Upload a photo from your profile ?
"Alright :) , No problem :) Um... I've asked other people but they don't seem to know :s ,Thanks John :)"
17 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to JFarrow's discussion Terrific New Custom Search Engine Option: Swiftype
"Sure thing, I'm assuming you want it to float on the side and not in a module? Screen shot or tell me the rough location you want it to be and I'll help you out. Looks like you are using my star rating tip too. I wish they were all that simple :)"
17 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Is there a way to make money with my Ning without using Ad's ?
"I've tried that, it' worked well for like a month :/ plus I feel cheeky aha"
17 hours ago
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