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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

Strumelia replied to Lucia Steele - CTRNetwork's discussion Question: NING 2.0 vs. 3.0
"Miche, Ning is not forcing anyone to migrate at the moment.  You are probably ok for the time being. They can of course change their minds at any time, or just shut ning down...their reputation has pretty much gone down the tubes already.  Nobody re…"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Coach Drew's discussion Paid Migration Off Ning
"Jamroom has a great new migration/import service...and you get ALL your ning 2.0 content moved over for you...even archived from ning for you- they do all the work.  Very reasonable price i think.  Everything will be migrated except for private mess…"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Yeah it's vague, and that's intentional.  For two years now they won't commit to anything, and no dates.  They absolutely refuse to update their "roadmap" or give customers anything but canned generic vague answers that don't really say anything con…"
1 hour ago
Kos replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Once the 2.0 is gone however, it's gone."
3 hours ago
Kos replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Yes she went back b/c her migration was not complete.  Her 2.0 was never closed down."
3 hours ago
Paul Asher replied to Coach Drew's discussion Paid Migration Off Ning
4 hours ago
Miche Marie replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Thanks SP... I guess because they gave you that answer a few months ago and they haven't Updated accordingly on this website, I easily read that to mean "Due to this (migrations Now being closed, etc) we are no longer requiring. . " Meaning my very…"
4 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Miche,
I think the line "Due to this, we are also no longer requiring migrations to happen." answers this question.
SP"
5 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Coach Drew's discussion Paid Migration Off Ning
"I have done this for my own site and am available to hire should you need similar. Be warned, though, it is not a small or cheap job.
Read about my migration here:
http://sweetpotato.me.uk/migrating-my-ning-site-to-buddypress/
SP"
5 hours ago
Miche Marie replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"I'm wondering if someone can't get a confirmation that we won't EVER be required/ forced to go to 3.0? Like some email providers still keep their 'classic' mail haha :)
 I hope not cause I have to jump ship, and will no longer be a paying customer i…"
7 hours ago
Anna replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"2 months on an still no announcement. I asked the support person a couple of times for a date for an announcement and was told they'd let me know when they had a better idea.  Not holding my breath."
8 hours ago
Miche Marie replied to Lucia Steele - CTRNetwork's discussion Question: NING 2.0 vs. 3.0
"EXACTLLY?! I'm another one totally FLIPPING out over this as well! My whole social network and ALL the effort that we put in planning all these years was branded on the fact that it wasn't supposed to be a dumbed down, cookie cutter version of FACEb…"
10 hours ago
Strumelia replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"Kos, I thought they moved Suzie back to her 2.0 again after she complained a lot about her 3.0...?  Or am I mistaken?"
16 hours ago
Tahíta replied to Tahíta's discussion ¿Por qué no se migran yo todas las Ning 02 a 3? in Ning Networks en español
"Ya nadie nos contesta?????"
17 hours ago
Kos replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"There's no going back once you're in 3.0.  They do not have anything built (nor will they) to allow this."
18 hours ago
mysticpagan replied to SweetPotato's discussion Ning 3.0 & 2.0 Update: Archiver & Migration
"I wonder if I could go back to Ning 2 then seeing as I only moved to Ning 3 as i thought it was inevitable...I hate it and it costs me more for less!"
20 hours ago
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