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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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Zachary Moonshine replied to Abdullah ktk's discussion floating image post
"is there any way to make my chatwing float or popup on my entire site using something like this ?"
1 hour ago
marshall blake replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Very cool George."
2 hours ago
Eric Odom replied to Eric Odom's discussion 94,000 members, $1,200 a year for Ning... and Ning seems to be AWOL.
"Thanks for the comment, @strumelia. Two problems. First, we just can't be on 2.0 anymore. Our members are over it and bailing out on us left and right. Have the clunky outdated format is killing us. It's just not an option. Second, and we found this…"
2 hours ago
Deb W. replied to Deb W.'s discussion Recommendations for Ning alternatives?
"Thanks everyone for your input and ideas... You've been very helpful... I will go and hang out now in the other thread that Strumelia & Kos shared that is focused on this topic. Cheers!"
3 hours ago
Jim Kinson replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Great work George. As far as the live ones, I think I like the one on CRF 2.0 the best.
Blessings."
3 hours ago
Kos replied to Kos's discussion Holidays Just Around The Corner
"Sahweet!  Thank you George - have a wonderful holiday season."
4 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Kos's discussion Holidays Just Around The Corner
"Hello Kos.Here's some more holiday codes for you :-)you have a great day.
( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes"
5 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Eric Odom's discussion 94,000 members, $1,200 a year for Ning... and Ning seems to be AWOL.
"We're in the process of transitioning 94,000 members to 3.0. In this transition we're going to spend significant time, energy and money rebuilding our community and making it modern for the next phase of our core vision. But are we doing all of this…"
5 hours ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Videos Layout Page
"Thanks Thiago glad you liked the page, just a few more bits to do over the weekend so should be posting the code I used once these are done at the weekend or early next week."
5 hours ago
Thiago Santos de Moraes replied to John Bizley's discussion Videos Layout Page
"Great! After that we do not need a new feture for videos."
6 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Eric Odom's discussion 94,000 members, $1,200 a year for Ning... and Ning seems to be AWOL.
"Well said."
9 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to marshall blake's discussion Every Week I Hope
"hahahahah dude i wish man ...lol 
every time i have an issue it takes a week to get just an answer! 
i am just trying to be as positive as i can and hopeful , at the same time i must admit i ask myself constantly why am i paying 30 bucks a month jus…"
10 hours ago
SweetPotato replied to Eric Odom's discussion 94,000 members, $1,200 a year for Ning... and Ning seems to be AWOL.
"Hi Eric,

These are sentiments that many NCs discuss on an almost daily basis here on Creators, a network that is dying bar that one topic.

My opinion on this is that the uncertainty over Ning 3.0 only heightens fears that most of us have always ha…"
15 hours ago
Strumelia replied to marshall blake's discussion Every Week I Hope
""i will just keep doing what i am doing and wait for ning they will bring it i know it !"
Zach you must have a direct hotline to the Big Cheese over at Glam?- awesome!"
20 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to marshall blake's discussion Every Week I Hope
"hmm i never had the 2.0 site, i started at 3.0 never even saw the option to have a 2.0 site , sucks my network is filling up fast but its hard to communicate fast with everyone without chat and IM, i will just keep doing what i am doing and wait for…"
20 hours ago
Perrie Halpern replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Thanks Donna! "
23 hours ago
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