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If you're a new member, go ahead and sign up and we'll get you approved as soon as possible. 

Announcements From Ning

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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366 Replies · Reply by ONE HAPPY FAMILY 14 hours ago

Forum

A tip all Ning3 networks can benefit from. "fluid YouTube & Vimeo Videos" N2 & N3

These codes work on any network. Responsive Videos!!! This js code targets all YouTube & Vimeo videos on your network and resizes them according to the columns/DIV width it's in. Yes comments, blogs, groups, forms, anywhere there's a YouTube or…

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29 Replies · Reply by George H. Compton IV 15 hours ago

Blogs

NC for Hire

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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Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"thanx Strumelia i just added some more questions, a sign up quiz and captcha quiz.
hopefully that will slow it down i guess if not i will have to do the approve first option."
37 minutes ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Activity Box
"Thank you"
44 minutes ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Activity Box
"Hello George 

Thank you so much your a star :D as all always "
44 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion How to stop spammers ning 3 ?
"I strongly suggest you set new signups to be 'pending' and require your approval to activate membership.  That's the most powerful thing you can do.
Another thing is to set up some signup questions they must answer- but not sure if 3.0 offers this,…"
56 minutes ago
Strumelia replied to Brandon Owens's discussion 3 essential back-end changes that Ning could make to increase Everyone's traffic
"Minutes have actually been done.  !"
1 hour ago
Robert Spencer replied to Brandon Owens's discussion 3 essential back-end changes that Ning could make to increase Everyone's traffic
"...maybe minutes, sometimes seconds.."
5 hours ago
Ofelia B.G. replied to Ofelia B.G.'s discussion Error 500
"I never had that problem before untill now, but yeah i see there is some issues in the server of 2.0 since some time, am checking ning status, they are trying to fix this i hope they finish soon.
http://status.ning.com/"
13 hours ago
ONE HAPPY FAMILY replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"http://zbijadek.ning.com my web no works what is problem I see:
500: Unexpected Error
Please try reloading the page or hitting the browser's Back button to return to where you came from."
14 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Saurabh's discussion link for facebook sign up
"Hello Saurabh. :-) Here's the link you're using but shortened. I'm not quite sure if that's what you wanted. If it's not, can you explain a little more on what you need.
http://bit.ly/1C1fLZp"
14 hours ago
TJ @ jQueryHelp replied to Chris Pileggi's discussion Counting Likes and Comments with PHP? (Ning 2.0)
"That's pretty much most of what I've done all these years - interface Ning sites with external servers and websites.  There are a few ways to do it, depending on circumstances.  Perhaps we can continue our discussion via email.  You can reach me at…"
14 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Activity Box
"Hi Mary, all fixed... You had it set to only show on profiles."
14 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion A tip all Ning3 networks can benefit from. "fluid YouTube & Vimeo Videos" N2 & N3
"I'm sorry Shelly!!!   I've changed the wording in this discussion to make it clearer on what this code does. Thank you for pointing that out.  You have a great day Shelly. :)"
15 hours ago
Andrzej Góralczyk replied to Ofelia B.G.'s discussion Error 500
"My network also suffers this error, repeating every few days.Business Dialog, Poland."
15 hours ago
Gina Krupsky replied to Ofelia B.G.'s discussion Error 500
"I have it too. Ugh."
16 hours ago
Vincent Granville replied to Ofelia B.G.'s discussion Error 500
"Yes, two of my Ning networks (one with 40,000 members) experience this for hours pretty much twice a week now. What a frustration!"
16 hours ago
John Bizley replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Activity Box
"You need to add to your homepage, go to your site & pages then click on your homepage in the list, next select add content and choose activity, set the various options and give it a title if you want then click Add. This will add the activity feed t…"
16 hours ago
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