Professional Networks


Professional Networks

A group for network creators who are creating networks aimed at a specific industry, profession or skillset e.g. similar to linkedin or XING etc.

Location: Worldwide
Members: 74
Latest Activity: Aug 25, 2013

Top 50 Requirements for NING based Professional Networks

Here's my initial suggestions to get the ball rolling...




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Discussion Forum

HTTPS Security for Ning Networks

Started by Jeff Bean. Last reply by Jens Aug 25, 2013. 7 Replies

Too late I found out Ning doesn't support HTTPS (SSL or TSL) certificates for security. I would think this would be a concern for anyone creating a professional or business network. What do you…Continue

Tags: Digital Certificate, Security, HTTPS, SSL

Can NING ever compete with LinkedIN?

Started by Ken. Last reply by Peter Matthews Feb 24, 2012. 10 Replies

I continue to be amazed at the growth of LinkedIN. I've created one group on LinkedIN in Feb this year and now 9 mths later its approaching 2000 members - without me doing anything, with more joining…Continue

Tags: networks, Professional, NING, LinkedIn

new members on my professional network

Started by Oct 11, 2011. 0 Replies

What would be considered as a success in terms of new member (not necesarly the activity or inactivity).?Continue

Tags: networks, professional, members, new

50 things....

Started by davedjohnston Mar 1, 2011. 0 Replies

I really like the 50 things theme and hope NING picks up on it.  Maybe the leaders of this group can come up with a way (voting??) to get consensus on what the top 50 really should be... Here's…Continue


Started by Thomas Lindeyer. Last reply by Thomas Lindeyer Nov 21, 2010. 2 Replies


Top 50 Requirements for NING based Professional Networks

Started by Ken Nov 10, 2009. 0 Replies

I've started a list in the main text box of the group. If you got some ideas please list them in this forum and I'll add them to the text box.Lets make NING rock for professional network creators…Continue

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Comment by ismail shah on November 18, 2012 at 7:08pm

any one have 55k+ Members LIke me ? i have some question from him

Comment by Mary Jane Peterson on September 3, 2012 at 5:12pm


B-yond the new social network site it is aim at people who are 16 and over ,you can promote your own business ,promote your own music,videos, even you tube videos, groups,Blogs and lots more come and see

Comment by on October 10, 2011 at 3:31am

we target the payment professionals, retailers and online businesses with an aim of abetter interchange of information.


Comment by Steven S. Bammel on April 19, 2010 at 3:10pm
Ken: You sent out an announcement inviting people to, mentioning recent announcements from Ning that would make people want to leave Ning.

Can you explain what you mean by the Ning announcements?

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