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Male


Location

London


Birthday:

March 11


What's your role? Network Creator (NC) or Admin?

Network Creator


Other Web sites or Twitter address

http://www.twitter.com/simonfarnworth


Simon Farnworth replied to Simon Farnworth's discussion Is it Possible to Close to New Members?
"No worries. As they are Wordpress based there is also the possibility of using BBpress as a forum along side it as they are totally compatible. "
Apr 2, 2016
Simon Farnworth replied to Simon Farnworth's discussion Is it Possible to Close to New Members?
"Not currently but they are on the roadmap ( yes they have one and they keep to it :))"
Apr 2, 2016
Simon Farnworth replied to Simon Farnworth's discussion Is it Possible to Close to New Members?
"Not currently but they do have a buddypress to Peepso importer so I guess you could import to Buddypress first. This is something I am considering if Ning ever offer a Ning 3 archiver!"
Apr 2, 2016
Simon Farnworth replied to Simon Farnworth's discussion Is it Possible to Close to New Members?
"How did I miss this lol! Thanks, John, you are a star as always!
Definitely try Peepso - they are a great bunch of coders who listen and communicate! It reminds me of the Ning old days ;)"
Apr 1, 2016
Simon Farnworth replied to Poppili's discussion Is it true Ning doesn't convert 2.0 sites to 3.0 ?
"Interesting how it always seems to be 'Dustin' that is answering help center queries. He must be a very busy boy but then again being able to fall back on stock replies must help..."
Jun 30, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I didn't get a reply, unless I missed it, so thanks for this. Does the converter work for Ning 3 too did they say?"
May 20, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"A little. I might need to sit down with it and have a proper look. As I am still stuck on Ning 3 I have limited options until the archive tool is released, if ever!"
May 16, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to Ning's discussion Introducing Activity Feed Improvements, Including Member Status Updates
"I suspect not! They don't even reply to their Facebook page these days. I think the lights are on but no one's home at Ning HQ lol!"
May 16, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Thanks Steve. I have been looking into social engine too and did a trial. It was a little complex tbh! Also the members in my niche struggle with the social network aspects and I think a more forum based community might better suit them. However I d…"
May 16, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"I emailed them, so let's see what they say :)"
May 15, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Thanks Steve, this looks interesting. Do you know if they can migrate from Ning?"
May 15, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to Crystal's discussion Join us Thursday May 1st for a Migration Demo and Q&A Webinar
"At least someone cared enough to make this back in the day!"
May 15, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Awesome!"
May 10, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Thanks Garfield, that really means a lot to get feedback like that. I think it makes it even more sad that Glam does not value the love and care that we put into interpreting their platform :("
May 9, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"Thanks Steve *blushes*

It has been a labour of love I must say ;)"
May 9, 2015
Simon Farnworth replied to PeruCool's discussion Alternatives to Ning social network
"No need to archive??? Wow, now I am seriously interested! My community is here: http://dollobservers.com."
May 9, 2015
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