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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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336 Replies · Reply by Sapphire LiLi 18 hours ago

Forum

Do you miss Firefox v28's CSS editor? You can use Firefox v28 editor anytime.

For those of you who miss Firefox's editor from version 28 you can now use the editor anytime without downgrading the current version. I made a portable version of Firefox 28 that can be run anytime you need the editor. It uses the same user's…

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2 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV on Friday

(TIP) Ning 2.0 responsive fullwidth network at any screen resolution. :O Cellphones to TV's ;)

All the features of Ning 2.0 with  Ning 3.0 responsiveness.. ;) Tested and working in all newer browsers IE 9, 10, 11 - Firefox - Google Chrome - Safari. for cell phones, Laptops, PCs, Macintosh and yes TVs.... The fullwidth portion of this code…

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13 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV on Sunday

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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.

Activity

Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"Nice post :) you'd fit in here"
17 hours ago
Sapphire LiLi replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"Well everyone.  As much as I'm not really liking the 3.0 set up I have decided that I'm not ready just yet to let go of my site.  It's still small and new.  And room for improvement.  I think with getting a good admins team together and making some…"
18 hours ago
Sapphire LiLi replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"Well everyone.  As much as I'm not really liking the 3.0 set up I have decided that I'm not ready just yet to let go of my site.  It's still small and new.  And room for improvement.  I think with getting a good admins team together and making some…"
18 hours ago
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Jennifer Catalano and Pib Kanrisha joined Ning Creators Network
yesterday
Dixie Redmond replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"Ha ha ha!

The transition was fairly smooth so that was good. I do really love the flexibility I can get page by page and I am NOT a tech guru by any stretch."
yesterday
soaringeagle replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"no..its not but it will be fixed eventualy
3.0 is awesome  and will be a game changer when its complete, and all these minor issues corrected
but there are dozens of minor issues that are on the back burner while they do whatever the hell they are d…"
yesterday
Dixie Redmond replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"Ah, thanks. This is NOT an improvement. I do like other things about 3.0, though."
yesterday
soaringeagle replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"no its not  intentional to prevent photos from being ssaved the issueistyhey aare not beiung displayed as photo elements but instead backgrounds to a containing div element the onnly way to save is right click view background right click save image.."
yesterday
soaringeagle replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"the issue is photos are displayed as an element background yiu can ruight click save basckground but this is a crappy way to do it they said a year ago they would looik into a better way t9oi handkle this and they wioll just taking forever  to see i…"
yesterday
Donna Mac replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I sent a friend request so you can receive a message...:)"
Tuesday
Jeffrey Haskins replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Would like that"
Tuesday
Donna Mac replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Jeffrey:  My site is ladiesofthehat.org.  It is a private site and membership is by approval, and if you are interested I can give you a sign in so you can look around.  It would expire in one day however.  You cannot see much on the outside.  Let m…"
Tuesday
Jeffrey Haskins replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Do you have a link to your site.  Want to see what SE looks like"
Tuesday
Donna Mac replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Tim:  I am running a site on SE PHP.  It is a learning curve but you do truly OWN every bit of it.  "
Monday
Dixie Redmond replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"We share content about antique folk art with the purpose of being able to save images easily."
Monday
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