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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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Paul Asher replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Point me to your Ning site and I'll take a look around and let you know how quick and easy it might be to set you up on Jamroom."
9 minutes ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion So long and thanks for all the fish
"I've had  a Wordpress site built - not perfect, but will do. And at least it's ours We've lost some features - and gained others.  Just hoping members can cope with the changes ... "
52 minutes ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"It did work - thanks so much!"
55 minutes ago
Fred Peters replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Which platforms have people changed too? If I paid someone to do it for me, how much would it cost (I have a humble 800 members)?"
2 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Aha I Aim to make people laugh :P , aha , I suppose your right, but there's still loads of ning creators, prepared to keep their ning networks and come up with codes of their own :) I Just wish I knew more coding when it came to Java script and the…"
3 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Ive been building my new site on jamroom past couple days and its already lightyears beyond what I could do on ning 3 I cant wait to go live its gonna be bad ass"
3 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"+1 gazillion, Skye."
3 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"That should've worked it works on Ning 2 and Ning 3...  Maybe you didn't have the / on the link to your network.  try it again with this partial link. I added the  /
/main/authorization/signIn?"
3 hours ago
Skye replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"No one is home and hasn't been for over a year, they are focusing on other things. Many of us have left and for myself am Very happy I did."
3 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"and second group of people I would recommend is, Ningapps (Rons team) although they haven't bought in any features yet,...

That's just too funny!  Yer killin' me here!

I think between comet chat and Rons team, their going to save Ning networks :)…"
3 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Tat Ruck's discussion So long and thanks for all the fish
"That thread title made me laugh. 
What platform are you off to if I might ask?  Such info can help others who need to look elsewhere as well.
Best of luck!   
I too have moved to a different platform.   :) "
4 hours ago
SSCLUB is now a member of Hire a Creator
4 hours ago
Skye replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"GREAT site, good job and good luck."
5 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Julian, best of luck to you with your new networks!
You expressed the problem well.  I loved Ning more than anything back in the day!  :)   That seems like a hundred years ago now though.
A dishonorable ending to a great platform and era.  To be use…"
5 hours ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Thanks so much to George and Kos for tips - I'm in the process of moving network (hence the offline) and have to say here - that the best thing about Ning in the past few years has been the unerring support of other Ning creators.   Our network has…"
5 hours ago
Tat Ruck replied to Tat Ruck's discussion Can't get site back online
"Wow George - that is marvellous!  I tried adding /sign-in to the end of the URL earlier but that didn't work - but yours did!  Thank you so much - and have a wonderful day!  (I'm in the UK - coming to the end of the day here!) Wonderful and many, ma…"
5 hours ago
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