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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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Zachary Moonshine favorited Crystal's blog post How to Monetize Your Online Community [Video]
24 minutes ago
Rowald replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"I am open to any suggestions, would like to move too. What is in your opinion the best alternative which includes hosting?"
43 minutes ago
Jason Newey replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"Hi CocteauBoy, Could you please recommend an Alternative as I am sick of waiting for Ning. I need everything thats on Ning 3.0 plus chat and events. I have delayed launching my website for over a year now as I desperately need "Events". My…"
1 hour ago
NC for Hire Jen replied to Jen's discussion Got Some Great Ideas for Member Gifts, Member Awards, or Contests?
"Hi Strumelia, Very nice! I hope everyone enjoys the contest. Thanks for sharing this. =)"
3 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jen's discussion Got Some Great Ideas for Member Gifts, Member Awards, or Contests?
"Hi Jen, I stumbled upon this older thread, but thought I'd post to show the current contest I am holding on my Ning 2.0 network-  to celebrate our 5th anniversary coming up in a few…"
7 hours ago
Antonio Ancelmo Matos Santos replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"In a month, exited from 1.500 to more than 15.000 team members!!! As creator of Orbati Social Network, I am very happy to have trusted have transfered my contacts for Platform Ning 3.0. Even with a few missing tools being implemented, had the…"
7 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Steve C's discussion Alternative to Photo Albums Needed
"Thanks TJ.    And isn't it you who provided the scrollbars I use on my Forum and Blog modules on my main page?  So long ago now I can barely remember!   ..But in any case, your 'smilies' for ning networks…"
7 hours ago
TJ @ jQueryHelp replied to Steve C's discussion Alternative to Photo Albums Needed
"Hi Strumelia, Thanks for the excellent question!  I've given some thought to how I would design a Photo Album app for Ning 3 that looks and acts as close as possible to the existing one on N2 but I haven't built anything yet.  I…"
8 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion How to get your Network Logo AND Your Network Name Both Showing Up ( Updated )
"Just added an additional tip to get the network name above the content and have your network logo in the sidebar above the navigation Here is the tip: Additional Tip For Network name above content and logo in sidebar Here is how that would look"
9 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion TIP Ning 3.0 & 2.0 timed Full screen overlay .. Update logged in divide delay fix.
"Update logged in divide delay fix.  If you're already using this tip just add the update which is part 2  in this discussion"
10 hours ago
Skye replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"+1"
10 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion How to get your Network Logo AND Your Network Name Both Showing Up ( Updated )
"Now updated this for both types of menu. The top code is for those with the menu at the top and the bottom code is for those who have the menus on the side."
10 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Lea Scott's discussion How do I stop the modules from expanding so much on some things. Is there a way?
"Your latest activity feed can be shortened like this, the line gets added into your css theme custom code via the design studio. You just alter the height to what you want and if the content is more than 500px deep a scroll bar will appear for your…"
11 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion CometChat
"i plan on doing that but the chat i have now (addonchat) is paid for till september at that time i will not be renewing with them so i will be needing something to put in its place but i would rather know ahead of time exactly what i am going to…"
11 hours ago
Simon Farnworth replied to Kos's discussion Forum tabs have DISAPPEARED!
"That the same message, verbatim, I got when I asked!"
12 hours ago
Simon Farnworth replied to Kos's discussion Forum tabs have DISAPPEARED!
"This is very worrying. Either they are swamped with tickets due to all the ongoing issues or Ning staff have packed up and gone elsewhere!"
12 hours ago

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