Current status of the Ning Platform is always available on the Ning Status Blog.

Forum

New Ning Pricing Plans and storage questions

My comment is with storage. To me the whole thing hinges on the answers to these questions:Will current storage capacity be taken into consideration in the Ning Plus package?Will there be an upgrade path for strorage without uprgrading to Pro?Will there be an ability to selectively delete/export current content i.e. photos (for example by date) as well as export audio and video?Thanks guys.

You need to be a member of Ning Creators Network to add comments!

Join Ning Creators Network

Email me when people reply –

Replies

  • Hi Pablo,

    Ning Plus includes up to 10 GB of storage and 100 GB of bandwidth. This will allow your members to upload approximately 5,000 to 10,000 photos. Embedded video and music won’t impact your storage or bandwidth. We are considering providing Ning Plus Networks with the option to purchase additional storage and bandwidth.

    We are also planning to give Network Creators additional ways to control their storage and bandwidth. And when we launch in July, you will be able to export your content, including music and video.

    Thanks,
    John
    • Thanks John. The ability to upgrade storage on Ning Pro would be excellent and (I might add) the only way to go. I also think selective exporting will be essential to network creators. I'm warming to the idea!

      You didn't mention current content though. Will current content be taken into consideration when we migrate to any new package?
      • Pablo,

        Yes, your current content that will still be available in your new package (e.g. photos in Ning Plus) will count toward your new storage limit.

        Does that answer your question?
        thanks,
        John
        • Yes. Many thanks.

          All the more reason to request the selective delete/export function (for content other than vids and audio) and also the additional storage package option for Plus.

          I'll be more than happy to stay if this is the case. And thanks again for the answers.
          • Yes, we need a faster way to delete photos. This one at a time routine doesn't cut it. Some of my members have thousands of pics.
            Right now their only real option is to leave and come back to a blank slate.
            We also need the ability to purchase extra storage in the Plus plan. There is no way my 125 members can support a $50 mo service. We are mostly retirees.
            • another vote for fast photo delete
            • Also, an NC setting for auto conversion to photo uploads. Many photos are just for online viewing and slideshows and we don't need 5mb files available. This would help manage the storage a great deal.

              Allow the NC to automatically down-convert photos larger than a certain size and/or resolution.

              An automatic setting for first-in, first-out once you hit the storage limit would keep fresh photos on the site. A notice to the member that is going to lose their photo to export it should they wish to keep it.
              • I would love an image file size limit tool. Either automatically reject it or resize it.
    • I am happy with my current membership having the ability to run my own ads and would not need to upgrade to the pro level... but.... I would be forced to do this if I exceeded my picture limit.

      So just being able to pay for that extra space would be a perfect option for me. I hope that can be an option also! :)
    • Hi John, I'm happy to read that the Upgrading of storage will be available on Ning Plus, as i was really concerened also, i have 2 networks, both on premium, mine consists of photos, not music or video uploads, so the Ning Plus is perfect for me, but i'm already at 6000 photos for my photography network and to just add new storage without video uploads etc would be ideal... otherwise it would mean $30 more just for an additional 10gb... and on 2 networks thats $60 a month more on top of $19 a month for Ning Plus!! one or both premium networks would have to go if that happened... please can this be announced real soon to put our minds at rest?

      Also John, what is the price for each 10gb? the pro says 20gb plus upgrade, but their is no price for each 10gb upgrade?

      I think we just need to see what things are going to cost sooner rather than later,

      Thanks, Jay
This reply was deleted.

Search the Creators Network

Latest Activity

dave replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion Tip any network.. Graphical loader interface. Hide your ugly bounce rate.
"This is Fantastic and one of the best Tips i have seen since the beginning of Ning 2 I Love it and…"
1 hour ago
Strumelia replied to Strumelia's discussion How can I get RID of all blogs on my 2.0 ?
"P.S. I was always under the impression that we had the option of offering member blogs or not on ou…"
4 hours ago
ANGE.L LUAR left a comment for Thiago Santos de Moraes
"Amigo Tiago  pus este 
https://www.spot.im/spots/new#create-top  ;
que vc me indicou estou fazendo t…"
5 hours ago
ANGE.L LUAR is now a member of Ning Powered Events
7 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion a quick question
"Hey John :) Just a quick question, to see if you've possibly found that code yet ? :) Sorry to seem…"
16 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion Tip any network.. Graphical loader interface. Hide your ugly bounce rate.
"Hey George :) Hope your ok ? :) I told you the other day, that I wasn't going to use one of these a…"
17 hours ago
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Hopefully we'll have a music player and other stuff soon :)
"Ah right :) 
Well I've asked them for all of them, and they said their working on them and will rel…"
17 hours ago
Kos replied to Crystal Walters's discussion Member list bug
"and do not forget to do a "hard refresh" when viewing changes.  It bypasses what has been stored vi…"
yesterday
Strumelia replied to Luke Jones's discussion Hopefully we'll have a music player and other stuff soon :)
"I'm just about to add CometChat to my JamRoom network.  "
yesterday
Calico replied to Thiago Santos de Moraes's discussion Exemplos de comunidades inspiradoras usando o Ning 3.0 in Criadores Brasileiros - Brazilian Creators
"Perfect !!!!!
Consegui colocar o SKYSA mas eles cobram o Chat e a página fica um pouco pesada. Esto…"
yesterday
Calico replied to Thiago Santos de Moraes's discussion Exemplos de comunidades inspiradoras usando o Ning 3.0 in Criadores Brasileiros - Brazilian Creators
"OK"
yesterday
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Just a quick question
"I'm glad a Member to :)  Ah right :/ ,  Awesome, thank you :) aha ah right :)  Thank you :) best w…"
yesterday
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Another question :P
"Ye :) It's just all messy at the moment aha, It reminds me of myspace :P "
yesterday
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion Another question :P
"Hm good point :) I hadn't thought about it aha"
yesterday
Luke Jones replied to Luke Jones's discussion please help ?
"Ah right :/ , ye I agree with you, it makes no sense at all, there's quite a few simple features th…"
yesterday
Luke Jones replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion Tip any network.. Graphical loader interface. Hide your ugly bounce rate.
"Ah right aha :) fair enough lolMy sister's boyfriend is called Matthew Compton see :P "
yesterday
ANGE.L LUAR left a comment for George H. Compton IV
"Acabei fechando  rede e abri outra espero que esta agora não de nada erado conheça participe..
http…"
yesterday
ANGE.L LUAR left a comment for ANGE.L LUAR
"Amigo Tiago  pus este 
https://www.spot.im/spots/new#create-top  
que vc me indicou estou fazendo t…"
yesterday
John Bizley replied to Crystal Walters's discussion Member list bug
"Hi Crystal, do you have a link to your site as this may help to see what the issue is. One thing th…"
yesterday
Thiago Santos de Moraes replied to Scott Orn's discussion Urgent - Ben's Friends Lupus Network is Down
"Scott, Ning answered you?"
yesterday
More…