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

Forum

For the last couple of days I have been browsing the discussions here on Ning creators. Just checking in to see if I could help on any that were not solved or maybe add to them if I could.

I noticed many request to move the site activity to it's own page, but I could not find any discussions where someone replied with a solution. So this is what I worked on today.

View live demo:

Instructions:

First, you will need to set your activity module preferences IE... text count, number of items to show and so on, we will be hiding it later with CSS.

**IMPORTANT:

Move the activity module to the right column of your Ning Powered Website. This tip will not work, if the activity module is not in the right hand column. Thank you  Nyein!

Next:

We need to create a new page. You can choose to show this page to everyone or signed in members only. Give the page a title, click the HTML tab in the page editor and paste the code below into the text box area.
 

<div id="cafp"><h2>TZN Latest Site Activity</h2></div>



Now scroll to the bottom of the page and tick the box that says "Manage title and meta tags manually (advanced)". Now copy the code below and past it in the the custom box area at the bottom of the page.
 

<style>
.xg_widget_page_page_show .xj_sidebar_content .xg_module_activity {display: none;}
#cafp h2 {font-size:20px;}
#xg_network_activity .xg_module_head {display:none;}
</style>

<script type="text/javascript" src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.2/jquery.js"></script>

<script>

$(document).ready(function(){

$("#xg_network_activity")
.appendTo("#cafp");

});

</script>




Now click on "Save Page". You will have to refresh the page for it to all start working.

Last Words:

If this does not go off without a hitch, please don't get upset. I may have left something out. Reply below if you need help.

This Tip Last updated on: 4-6-2012

****Thank you  Nyein for this fix. The "Activity Module" must be in placed in the right hand column of your Ning powered website in order for this tip to work.


Updated 4-7-2012 Thank you Dr. Trocar!

This works perfectly. But you MUST not tick the "Use full page width (hide sidebar)"  Again, it will not function when this box is ticked.  Also as mentioned the Activity feed must  be in the uppermost portition of the right column, and directly below the username.  I had problems getting anything to show when I had this ticked.  No wonder, I finally tracked this burger down!  Thanks Anthony, you might want to amend your directions/instructions on this at the beginning of this thread to make sure no one misses this.  I appreciate it, you always have excellent tips. 

Thank you Michael Thompson

This tip only works for me when the activity feed is not only in the right column, but it also has to be in the top colored area so that it shows on all pages. So, the feed still shows on all the pages. 

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

Join Ning Creators Network

Email me when people reply –

Replies

  • This wonderful
    You are creative, my friend
    Waiting for more of this creativity

    • Thank you. Very happy to hear you like it.

      • Certainly

  • Did you click the HTML tab before you pasted the HTML?


     

  • If after you save, it shows the raw HTML on the page, means you did not paste in the HTML editor of the page. It is possible that when you created the new page, the HTML editor was already selected as a default setting and when you clicked the HTML button, you activated the visual mode.

  • My friend and I tried this but did not work?

    • Did you refresh the page after save?

      • Yes do I update

    • I have updated this discussion, please follow the new instructions.

      • No point did not show something ^ ^

This reply was deleted.

Search the Creators Network

Latest Activity

Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Marcelo Rodrigues's discussion VBS:Malware-gen in my Ning Network
"Hi there,
Thanks fro contacting us.
We do apologise for the inconveniences.
It seems to be a part o…"
1 hour ago
Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Lisa's discussion WHOLE SITE COMPLETELY VANISHED PLEASE HELP - URGENT RESPONSE NEEDED
"Hi there,
We have contacted you here in private messages, and also we have sent the email to the pr…"
1 hour ago
Giovanni Cappai replied to ⚡JFarrow⌁'s discussion How To Add a QR Code To Your Ning the Correct Way
"Great tip!"
2 hours ago
Howard Sands replied to Dr. Krishna Kumari Challa's discussion I cannot access anything on my network!
"Thats good, ours seems to be OK apart from a few activity feed loading issues from time to time. Ni…"
8 hours ago
Bizz ( John ) replied to Bizz ( John )'s discussion Why Are The Events Not Listing The Same Way As UpComing In My Events Or Categories ?
"Any news on this ?"
11 hours ago
Bizz ( John ) replied to Bizz ( John )'s discussion NEW Code Release for Events Months Wrap and how to style them month by month
"I have also added the code here in a blog to make it easier to copy or read
http://bizzssite.ning.c&hellip;"
11 hours ago
Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Yana Ning Support's discussion CAPTCHA - NO BOTS AND SPAMMY CONTENT
"Hi there,
It looks like the limitation of @yopmail.com has been set after those people have signed…"
yesterday
Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Yana Ning Support's discussion CAPTCHA - NO BOTS AND SPAMMY CONTENT
"Hi Kevin,
It seems that you are the administrator of the network. However, only network creator has…"
yesterday
Sara Horein is now a member of Ning Creators Network
yesterday
Philip Voice replied to Yana Ning Support's discussion CAPTCHA - NO BOTS AND SPAMMY CONTENT
"Sorry for the slow reply.
Just to say that the problem with my network wasn't caused by the Ning sy…"
yesterday
Charles Harrison replied to Bryce Rubio's discussion A Message from Our CEO
"What a terrible Template and Layout. Please we need a Responsive Template and Layout, and more Resp…"
yesterday
Maureen Jansen replied to Maureen Jansen's discussion Message group members
"Thank you to the admin who told me what to do. The button was hidden on a blue bar. "
yesterday
⚡JFarrow⌁ replied to Bizz ( John )'s discussion My New Events Notification Messages
"Wow... really nice!"
yesterday
Kevin Acosta replied to Yana Ning Support's discussion CAPTCHA - NO BOTS AND SPAMMY CONTENT
"Please explain the correct pathway for Ning 2.0 - - as you can see from the image below there is no…"
yesterday
Traddie replied to Yana Ning Support's discussion CAPTCHA - NO BOTS AND SPAMMY CONTENT
"Hi. I added the @yopmail.com   address this morning, and this afternoon I still had a few get throu…"
yesterday
Constantine is now a member of Ning Creators Network
Tuesday
Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Yana Ning Support's discussion CAPTCHA - NO BOTS AND SPAMMY CONTENT
"Hi Philip,
We have replied to you in private message, as the reply contain some personal informatio…"
Tuesday
Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Hugh's discussion Support Tickets Closed Even if Error not Fixed
"Hi Hugh,
We do apologise for the inconveniences, the system could close your ticket automatically.…"
Tuesday
Kyryl_Ning_Support replied to Maureen Jansen's discussion Message group members
"Hi there,
To send the message to all members of the group please go to the Group and Press the Butt…"
Tuesday
Saurabh replied to Saurabh's discussion Home page showing error
"The error again started"
Tuesday
More…