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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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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


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.


John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion New Videos Page Using the same style as my FB style for photos to view them
"Page is coming along nicely, check out this great video of Pixie Lott singing Sally at the VE Day concert from Sunday."
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Shruti Shah's discussion Cancelling Ning Network
"Sounds like good news-  glad to hear it if so!   :)"
4 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Jords's discussion Skysa IM/Chat Review
"My earlier posts in this thread were from a year and a half ago.  I wound up keeping my Skysa chat IM bar for about 6 months on my ning 2 site.  It included 2 choices of video webcam chat.  They said their old computers didn't like it, and they foun…"
5 hours ago
lorianne replied to lorianne's discussion Header background image for main page only?
"more the point would be to hide/remove it from profiles, rather than have only on main page...  if that makes sense"
5 hours ago
Lucie replied to Merri Dennis's discussion Missing Discussion Thread Replies
"Hi Merri,
I have the same problem. I wanted to reorganize the forums of my website and I moved a discussion to another forum but all the comments were missing. I tryed to restore the former forum and to move back to the discussion but the comments d…"
16 hours ago
Shruti Shah replied to Shruti Shah's discussion Cancelling Ning Network
"Thankx Everyone :) Support Team solved my issue :)"
21 hours ago
JFarrow replied to Jords's discussion Skysa IM/Chat Review
"I use it and have for many years.."
SweetPotato replied to Traddie's discussion Is there a way to make the images in discussion forums visible
"Yes, this could be done. PM if you'd like to discuss the project and fees.
Anthony "DarkGemineye" Johnson is now a member of Ning For Mobile
Suzie Nielsen replied to Tim's discussion What Happened to Ning?
"As an activist- I suggested we all do a mass mailing- snail mail using a stamp- even congress (sometimes) pays attention to letters that folks take the time to mail...Seriously I believe this would have helped... never too late... we are all paying…"
Strumelia replied to Tim's discussion What Happened to Ning?
"Glam seemingly doesn't give a hoot about Ning.  I think they just bought it for parts.  Skeleton crew keeping it limping along now."
TJ @ jQueryHelp replied to American Energy's discussion Pass Parameters through calling a URL
"Kos has provided one very nice solution which may suit your needs.
Some other thoughts...
I think this may be able to be achieved with the Ning 3 API when (if?) it is released.  This Ning feature was said to be Ning's top priority as the Exporting a…"
Bernadette Arthur replied to Bernard Lama's discussion Killer Tip : How to add seach bar to your ning 3.0 network ?
"Thank you so much!"
Kos replied to American Energy's discussion Pass Parameters through calling a URL
"Adjust the "height" as needed, add your webpage URL and paste into a content box.  o/c not good for SEO (iframes) but sometimes it's called for."
Jamie Baker replied to Shruti Shah's discussion Cancelling Ning Network
"Happened to me when I closed a site. I emailed them (via a billing support ticket), in a modern day Ning stylie, I never got a reply, But... The payment was refunded to my bank a few days later."
Kos replied to American Energy's discussion Pass Parameters through calling a URL
"You can embed a page from another website using an iframe

<iframe width="100%" height="HEIGHT" scrolling="auto" frameborder="0" src="http://thewebsitename[dot]com"></iframe>"

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