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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.

Activity

Luke Jones replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"If everybody could sign this petition please? :) With hope that it actually gets somewhere :) http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/get-a-notification-icon-and-more..."
5 minutes ago
Luke Jones replied to Antonio Ancelmo Matos Santos's discussion A year of neglect!
"Strumelia please sign the petition ? :) I Know there's a good chance it probably wont make a difference but it'll take a minute :) but it could make a difference :) We have to back the petition up with something strong aha"
6 minutes ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion A social platform ?
"Um.... :P No? :P ,I dont know why, but I fancy having a go at creating my own, I know it sounds stupid but it'll be mine you know I'll own it :) , Unfortunately I haven't got the money to buy Ning to own them lol "
8 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion A social platform ?
"Take a guess what my answer might be?   :)"
12 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Antonio Ancelmo Matos Santos's discussion A year of neglect!
"Some continue waiting and hoping for Ning to actually give them an archive tool...but they said they were working on that over a year ago already...and nothing.
Others on 3.0 have decided to quit waiting while their networks lose activity and ning l…"
1 hour ago
Luke Jones replied to Antonio Ancelmo Matos Santos's discussion A year of neglect!
"Yep :/ sign my petition dude :) you never know it could work :) http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/get-a-notification-icon-and-more...

:) "
5 hours ago
soporte is now a member of Ning China
16 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion buying Ning out
":p ye but if we all got together :p"
22 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Luke Jones's discussion buying Ning out
"Glam bought Ning for over $100m. They have a subscription model that probably yields over $2.5m per month (guesstimate). I don't know many coders who could afford that.

Aha."
23 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"PM me :-)"
yesterday
Fred Peters replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Do you know how much people would charge to move my 800 members to WP (and still make it look good)?"
yesterday
Paul Asher replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"OK - Get back to me if you have second thoughts about JR :-)"
yesterday
Paul Asher replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Will do"
yesterday
Luke Jones replied to marshall blake's discussion Loving My N3 Network
":) this could work out to be a good partnership lolWhat do you want to work on first ? :)"
yesterday
Strumelia replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Paul you can go ahead and add my new site to the list in that "mysites" link if you like.   :)"
yesterday
Fred Peters replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Hi Paul,

Many thanks!
Looks cool but I think I'll consider Wordpress first: free hosting and a platform I know well. And -easy to get support :)"
yesterday
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