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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

Tim Atkinson replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"I wish they understood that I'm perfectly capable of making myself look incompetent - if I need any assistance from them, I'll ask!"
3 hours ago
Fire-Tech replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"mine aren't as bad as yours, but some are distorted..."
8 hours ago
Kos replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"No.  It worked perfectly previously and when it changed, it was across all browsers.  Not just one.  It's Ning. "
9 hours ago
Randy L. Vollett replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"I get what you mean. I am wondering though since ning is upgrading their platform and browsers are updated every month our outdated graphics programs(which mine is over six years old)doesn't generate a PNG file format properly. An old generated png…"
10 hours ago
Kos replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"I filed a ticket.  Ning said they had numerous complaints about it.  If it's PNG, then they either have to cut them off being added, or change the coding so they display properly.  It's been 2+ months.  Enough is enough."
10 hours ago
Kos replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"If they weren't supporting them, why does it accept them at all to begin with?  It just makes no sense.  Then you also have the problem where images on a transparent background won't work too - if that were the case and some graphic companies will b…"
11 hours ago
Kos replied to Writer Chick {Diane}'s discussion BUG: Ning does not render png-formatted images correctly anymore
"Has anyone come up with a "fix" for this png problem????  I need it for 2.0 and 3.0.  Grrrr "
11 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion Updated Photos Page on my site re-design, see what you think
"Just <3 the layout.  Can't wait for the code.  *wink*"
11 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"I thought there was a post regarding this but Ning has been working on re-organizing the older posts and I haven't been able to locate it.

I think it might have been this discussion from two months ago:
http://creators.ning.com/forum/topics/photosh&hellip;"
12 hours ago
Randy L. Vollett replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"From what I understand they are not supporting PNG in 2.0 and 3.0. I had to change all my graphics to jpg. Although its strange that my png's work on my banner and below header. Also I used to make cover photos with no problem then all of a sudden t…"
12 hours ago
Kos replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"Could it have something to do with the image "type"?  Like png vs jpeg or whatever?"
12 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"You're not alone - but I can't work out what the pattern is - images can be 'right' and 'wrong' on the same page....."
13 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Kos's discussion Photo Distortion. Am I The Only One?
"funny you should ask.. ive been running into same thing"
13 hours ago
Mary Jane Peterson replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion Photos missing on n3.0
"Hi George 
Thank you :)"
13 hours ago
Perrie Halpern replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"To Christine and anyone else considering Jamroom,
I have to add to this, that Paul is one of the most helpful and responsive Jamroom team members anyone could want. I have found it to be an easy process dealing with Jamroom, and  the community there…"
13 hours ago
JFarrow replied to John Bizley's discussion Updated Photos Page on my site re-design, see what you think
"Looks awesome... somehow i lost my ability to signin to your network.."
15 hours ago
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