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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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John Bizley replied to Alyce Keegan's discussion How to add a date to blog posts
"Hi Alice
For some reason you have a line of css which is hiding the entry by line which shows who and when the blog was posted, I have disabled the line and so now you should see the who posted and the date it was posted.
Here is the line, it is sti…"
11 minutes ago
Laura Occhipinti replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"Thanks Jamie."
1 hour ago
Fire-Tech replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Couldn't agree more. Glad to have been friends for years. Like everyone else, my sites wouldn't be what they are today without their help. Just started using some of their new apps for 3.0 and love them (will post more later when i get done playing…"
2 hours ago
JFarrow replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"I like it!  Very clean and sleek"
2 hours ago
Jim Kinson replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"Looks very good. If I can make one suggestion. On your video page, maybe center the videos?
Great job. Blessings,
Jim"
4 hours ago
Jamie Baker replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"Nice tip, I'll consider this myself"
4 hours ago
Jamie Baker replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"Looks good :)"
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Chris Richards's discussion Anyone notice No Status Update on Creators
"Here are some recent tidbits from Ning as to what they might be working on, from their NING Facebook Page as of August 29, 2014:
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Posts To Page     Stephen Hughes     Yesterday at 11:35pm     Activity Updates are sti…"
4 hours ago
Jamie Baker replied to Jamie Baker's discussion Ning 3.0 Tips, Tools and more.
"haha thanks Steve & great use of a classic quote! :)"
5 hours ago
Garfield Creator replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Tru dat"
5 hours ago
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Designing The Perfect Newcomer To Regular Journey Part 4 http://ow.ly/Axqx3

Designing The Perfect Newcomer To Regular Journey - Step Four: Return Visit

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Bernard Lama replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Very clever peeps both of them and the backbone of the ning scene. 
Absolutely right Steve. I have been noticing their sites for years. No doubt TJ and Jen are  the backbone of the ning scene."
10 hours ago
steve replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Lol.. if you arent aware of Jens site and TJ site then you must have been living under a rock for the last few years,,
Two of the most helpful sites around, even if most of it goes over my head.. Very clever peeps both of them and the backbone of th…"
17 hours ago
TJ @ jQueryHelp replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Thanks Bernard and Diane, it's been a pleasure knowing both of you!  We do have a good group of people here. I am also grateful for everything I've learned from lots of people here and for all the pleasant interactions.
Best wishes!"
17 hours ago
Laura Occhipinti replied to True Love Josie's discussion Critique My 3.0 Site
"I think it is the best 3.0 I've ever seen! Really, very eye catching and clean.
1. You should add a bribe above the fold, http://jensocial.com/profiles/blogs/the-mistake-i-made-for-10-years...
2. On the home page make it clear how people can "join".…"
21 hours ago
Jen replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Thank you TJ, Jen and other NCs!
"Diane, always my friend. Thank you!"
23 hours ago
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