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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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Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"That's great, all ning customers are equal here, and can post their experiences and opinions!   We all help others in various ways.  Me too, and anyone who tells me to be quiet can jump in the lake!     :)
P.S. not time for the tiny violin just yet!"
2 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Agree'd!!"
3 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"aww Strumelia we'll get the tiny violin out now, we're not "bullying" you, we're not having a personal go at you, I'm happy with my network thank you very much, I just post these things to help make it better, Have you thought that some people actua…"
3 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"No revenge, no negative.  I'm being positive!   There are posts every single day from new people here who are worried and frustrated with their half-functioning networks and people who are wondering where they can go, and asking about other alternat…"
3 hours ago
Thiago Santos de Moraes replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Strumelia, stop the negative-jamromm spam here!"
3 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"I'm sorry Struelia, I have to agree with SweetPotato with this one, I dont want to start an argument or nothing, but you've made your point, We know that you dont like Ning, so why are you still posting on Ning creator's?, I just dont get it, your f…"
3 hours ago
Katcha Sanderson replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"SweetPotato, I read your link and one thing that I don't see is any date for when that was posted. I found it interesting that you referred to Ning 3.0 but as far as I can tell, all of Ning is 'out-to-lunch'? And are your Ning 3 customers so satisfi…"
3 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Yeah that's it, insult me.  As if i care!   LOLOL   Aha!    ;D"
3 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Fair enough, But obviously thats your opinion , I dont think their going to pull the plug anytime soon, would you pull the plug if you were getting $10+ million a month ? "
3 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Fred, just because something is quick and easy to move to, doesn't mean it is any good. Think carefully before heading to a platform just because it offers an easy route to doing so.
I had a far from easy migration to WordPress/BuddyPress but well…"
4 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Strumelia, you still here? Are there not some JamRoom forums you can bleet away on?"
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion I would Highly recommend Comet chat and Rons team
"Luke, Im not saying that custom coding and apps can't improve ning sites- they CAN.  But none of that will help if Glam pulls the plug on ning.  It'll all go POOF.   The thing is, all signs point to Ning being dropped.  Smart folks will at least mak…"
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Tat Ruck's discussion So long and thanks for all the fish
"Well I wish you all the best!   Pretty sure bet that Wordpress wont be going belly up any time soon...speaking of fish...lol!"
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Fred, here's my new LIVE site:  http://fotmd.com/
Paul helped me import my 4800 members and all from my ning site to my new Jamrrom platform site.  
It's more awesome than my ning in every way!  I use Jamroom's own hosting service, and it's top notc…"
4 hours ago
Katcha Sanderson replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"Paul, a quick look at Jamroom has me wondering if the Ning to Jamroom project is up and operating? I am not a huge tekkie and to complicate matters, not the owner(s) of the current Ning site that I 'manage'. The owners would have to be assured that…"
4 hours ago
Katcha Sanderson replied to Fred Peters's discussion I can't run a social community like this!
"I am very interested in this thread and replies. I am a recent Admin promoted from moderator at a 'Ning' site that frankly isn't functioning near as well as it ought to be. Rather than 'improve' the mess that is there now - which is daunting to say…"
5 hours ago
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