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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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Strumelia replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Could also be that Soaring simply disallowed 'comments' on his thread because it said what he wanted to say and he wasn't wanting to argue about it with other creators."
14 minutes ago
SweetPotato replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I hadn't, no, but I tend to unsubscribe after certain people start on with the usual stuff. Hopefully you're right though. SP"
5 hours ago
Kos replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"SP have you noticed Ning "closed" a few discussions?  I did.  Especially SE's a week ago.  Maybe they've grown tired of spam and discussions on other platforms as well.  I hope so."
15 hours ago
Tyler Durbin replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I agree 100%.  There are many of us who are actually very happy with our current sites.  The spam should not be allowed to continue.  Personally, I would steer clear of any competitor's owner who has the time to come here to hawk their services.  Of…"
15 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Shruti Shah's discussion Cancelling Ning Network
"If you have proof that you contacted Ning and requested cancellation BEFORE the renewal happened, then you may be able to get your money back."
16 hours ago
Bernard Lama replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Killer Tip : How to add seach bar to your ning 3.0 network ?
"You are most welcome buddy. And I'm sorry I forgot to attach the code. Here you go :D
<!--CUSTOM GOOGLE SEARCH BAR by bernardmax2@gmail.com--> <div id="BL_search_bar" style="display:none;"> <p style="text-align:left;">
<script> (function() { var cx…"
18 hours ago
Bernadette Arthur replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Killer Tip : How to add seach bar to your ning 3.0 network ?
"Thanks for checking Bernard!  I promise it didn't work before!  LOL!

Where's the code that I can replace with the existing one for the invisible magnify glass?

THANK YOU SO MUCH! "
18 hours ago
Bernard Lama replied to Shruti Shah's discussion Cancelling Ning Network
"When the cancellation process is done then they won't change you any money.You will get notification via your mail regarding this."
18 hours ago
Bernard Lama replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Killer Tip : How to add seach bar to your ning 3.0 network ?
"Hi Bernadette,
When I tried to search Bernadette then it worked perfectly. The following screenshot is the result of my search.
And about magnify glass, you can remove the old code and use the following or new code







(function() {
var cx = '0…"
18 hours ago
Garfield Archivist left a comment for Jennifer Connelly
"Welcome!"
23 hours ago
Petter Næss, Daniella Breen, Jonathan Stegman and 4 more joined Ning Creators Network
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John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Brand New Facebook Style Photo's page. CODE NOW AVAILABLE
"Thanks George, yes that was a copy error as in the original it only had the one function but the update was to remove that section anyway and place the style for the tabcontainers in with the menus section. There was a slight delay moving between th…"
yesterday
George H. Compton IV 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're welcome and thank you for the compliment. It makes me happy knowing you like the end results. A comment like that makes it well worth the countless hours I spent writing this code and helping others to implement it. :-)You have a wonderful da…"
yesterday
Strumelia replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion getting 500: Unexpected Error site down
"I'm getting a lot of these errors on my Ning 2.0 site today.  Anyone else?
I've filed a new support ticket...and you should too if you have the same problem."
yesterday
Steve C replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion (TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)
"George,
Thank you for all your help with getting my responsive design set up. It was above and beyond the call of duty! You are as generous as you're good at this stuff.
Steve"
yesterday
Bernadette Arthur replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Killer Tip : How to add seach bar to your ning 3.0 network ?
"Www.Cfaolc.ning.com

Thanks for taking the time to look at it Bernard."
yesterday
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