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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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335 Replies · Reply by Alexander 21 hours ago

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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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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

Donna Mac replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I sent a friend request so you can receive a message...:)"
7 hours ago
Jeffrey Haskins replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Would like that"
8 hours ago
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…"
8 hours ago
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"
8 hours ago
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.  "
9 hours ago
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."
11 hours ago
Dixie Redmond replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"Thank you, JFarrow. I thought this might be the case. I will check out Foxy Spider."
11 hours ago
JFarrow replied to JFarrow's discussion Global Project: A Social Network ON a Sailboat, For Education
"many many new updates to the network and the Journey Has Begun!"
11 hours ago
Strumelia replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Tim, best of luck with your new project- and if you can manage to, please do keep us posted here on how you find it on SE PHP.    :)"
11 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Dixie Redmond's discussion Ning 3 - Saving photos?
"I believe those limitations have been put in place on purpose to keep people from stealing your photos.  Workaround: What you might like to do is install FoxySpider in Firefox and run it on your Photos page.  This will  strip out the photos and give…"
11 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I've been developing an idea using Ning 3, and it's taken off in a way that I wasn't expecting. There's been demand for me to create a much bigger project, and it looks like we'll be going to Kickstarter in early- to mid-October.

After much deliber…"
11 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) replied to Ning's discussion Update to Product Roadmap and Communication Changes
"No worries Jen :)"
12 hours ago
Tuffy left a comment for Kathleen (SunKat)
"xo <3"
15 hours ago
Tuffy left a comment for Tuffy
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15 hours ago
Jamie Baker (Vision) left a comment for Robin Johnson
"Hi Robin,

Your very welcome. Yes I'm in Chester, England. If it was Ning 3.0 I'd help you out but I'm not familiar with the coding of 2.0. However I do know a very good Ning 2.0 designer, I'm in work right now but will send you some details later…"
19 hours ago
Alexander replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
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