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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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Jelena replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Good stuff Strumelia"
1 hour ago
Jen replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Hi Donna, Good point. Honestly, I don't know. But I'd hoped since Phil has so many connections in the Industry, and the word "present" was there, he's still with them. But, I don't know for sure. I used to correspond with Phil here and there. Nowada…"
1 hour ago
Donna Mac replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
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Elson Tan replied to John McDonald's discussion INTRODUCING NING 3.0: THE RE-IMAGINING OF OUR PRODUCT
"great to hear that"
2 hours ago
Donna Mac replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Yes I saw the same profile but notice, it also says "previous" companies, Glam Media and NING.  My linkedin profile says I still write a corporate newsletter and I don't work there.  He for sure has not updated his profile and apparently neither hav…"
2 hours ago
Jen replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Donna, the LinkedIn Profile I looked at, clearly indicated Phil is still with Ning - - but who's to say his LinkedIn Profile is up-to-date."
2 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"I remember years ago when Adobe bought/tookover Macromedia... basically in order to get the ownership rights to Macromedia's up and coming Flash.  It didn't hurt either that Macromedia's excellent drawing program FreeHand was a competitor to Illustr…"
3 hours ago
doone replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"That is a good sign that  he is no longer with Ning/Glam/Mode Media.  I wonder why Ning was even bought  by Glam if they are not interested in keeping the Ning employees or the Ning customers.  Is the video technology of Ning worth  $150 million?"
3 hours ago
Donna Mac replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"I hate to rain on everyone's parade but Phil's profile on linkedin indicates his "previous" employer is Glam/Mode media.  It shows this as his last employer and will continue to count the months even if he isn't there anymore.  I see it on several p…"
3 hours ago
Julian Hughes replied to John McDonald's discussion INTRODUCING NING 3.0: THE RE-IMAGINING OF OUR PRODUCT
"Its the end of Ning as we know it....its the end of Ning as we know it...and I FEEL FINE! To sum all this up folks LEARN TO CODE. We should all known this was going to happen eventually and that day is here. "
4 hours ago
Jen replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"He's been Product Manager for years. But the fact his title was changed a little, and he's still with them, excellent!"
4 hours ago
doone replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"The information about Phil and his role is heartening at least.   Thanks for sharing, Jen."
4 hours ago
Jen replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion My letter to Bernard Desarnauts, SVP & GM, Ning
"Good move. All I have to see is that Phil is now the "Head of Product" for Ning. This gives me a lot of confidence, everything will eventually be implemented, and well.
Phil McCluskeyHead of Product (Ning)Glam MediaMarch 2013 – Present (1 year 8 mon…"
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Allison Leahy's discussion What are you most excited about?
"Steve, I see your point of view.  Here is just one possible other view of many, and is only one possible scenario that others may be considering as well:
What if someone were planning on sticking with their 2.0 as long as was possible, because 1) th…"
5 hours ago
steve replied to Allison Leahy's discussion What are you most excited about?
"I do get it, but then its just a case that we are dealing with a very confusing situation.
According to the updated Ning Bumf, people will be made to move to Ning 3 roughly 12 months after phase 1 starts,
Phase 1 started in march 2014. So all this w…"
6 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Allison Leahy's discussion What are you most excited about?
"Goodness. Are you being humorous, I hope?  Maybe I'm misunderstanding? 
SP, I will certainly give you a BIG thank you if I ever seek to use any of your plugins or codes, but should I be reprimanded for not thanking you even if I'm not using anything…"
6 hours ago
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