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Creators Community Guidelines

Creators is built for people who build Ning Networks. These guidelines, in conjunction with our Terms of Service, provide advice that we hope make Creators an interesting, safe, and productive place to have conversations about how to build, grow, and manage Ning Networks.


BE YOURSELF
Use a nickname or real name while here if possible. Be “Jane” and not “ACE DELIVERY SERVICES INC.” We love being on a first-name basis. 

CIVILITY RULES
If we want respect and civility to be the hallmarks of this community, we all have to strive to keep the feedback constructive.

STAY ON TARGET
Off-topic, out-of-context, drive-by, cross-posted comments make it hard to follow a conversation. We sometimes remove them to keep the conversation structured and meaningful.

WE TIDY UP
We move Forum discussions that look like they belong in a different category. We close duplicate discussions and point people to ongoing discussions about the same topic. We don’t intend to censor anyone, but we may remove a discussion or replies in a discussion if they’re causing confusion, are mean-spirited, or are otherwise inappropriate (e.g., language). In general, we do our best to tidy up and make things easier to find.

PROMOTERS GET DEMOTED
You have a great Ning Network! But this isn’t the place to solicit new members. Please refrain from including promotional links, whether in comments or as a signature.

ATTACKERS WILL NOT BE DEFENDED
It doesn’t happen very often, but we will remove people who harass other people. Personal attacks, insults, and unrelenting negativity won’t be tolerated on Creators.

NOBODY LIKES SPAM (EXCEPT SPAMMERS)
What is spam? Spam is a noun: unsolicited ads for products and services. Spam is a verb: posting the same message again and again to as many people as possible. Spam is a bad word. Don’t spam.

AGENDAS ARE ONLY GOOD FOR CONFERENCES
The Members of Creators are here to get & give feedback and seek & provide help to other Network Creators. Relentlessly promoting your own agenda is counter-productive to this spirit of collaboration. 

SOME THINGS ARE BETTER HANDLED PRIVATELY
Having a disagreement with another member? Unhappy with a response to your support ticket? Venting that in the public forums isn't appropriate. PM the Community Manager with any serious concerns.


Making this a safe, constructive place to exchange information is our top priority, and violating any of these guidelines may result in a suspension from Creators. It rarely comes to that, though. The most important thing we ask of you, our fellow Creators: Get involved! Tons of smart people help out here on Creators. Be one of them.

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Tim Atkinson replied to Tim Atkinson's discussion Comments on items only show intermittently in Activity Feed
"I filed a ticket, btw...."
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Alexander replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"We are remodelling New Covenant Network outside of Ning.

http://new-covenant.co.uk"
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Strumelia replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
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Tim Atkinson replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"It looks really good, mate - well done. Well, apart from all the Liverpool stuff ;)"
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Melissa B replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"JomSocial"
13 hours ago
Pam Givens replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"Your site looks great.  Good job.  What platform is that on?"
14 hours ago
Jamie Baker replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"I say a sad goodbye to my Ning site today, which completes my migration to socialengine. A shame re…"
15 hours ago
Melissa B replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"Thanks!  Yes, I do!"
16 hours ago
Strumelia replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"Melissa, your new site's looking great!   You have a lot of members.  I bet you feel a sense of rel…"
17 hours ago
Melissa B replied to Traddie's discussion Contingency Planning. What's Yours?
"I just moved my site to a different platform and am very happy.
Old site is still up for the moment…"
17 hours ago
Randy L. Vollett replied to David's discussion Events
"Its still listed under IN WAITING for Upcoming Releases For Ning 3.0. Although I have not been arou…"
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Kos replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"idk if this is at all related by on 10/26 I filed a ticket b/c my Leaderboards on a 2.0 network had…"
21 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"Just filed my ticket - #888279, if anyone needs it..."
22 hours ago
Kos replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"ok I decided to test out a page.  It wasn't in Design Studio but rather on the page itself.  Simple…"
22 hours ago
Tim Atkinson replied to Ramin Tehrani's discussion Global CSS keeps losing and pages get deleted- how to resolve-urgent help needed
"I know it's not your code! It's just my only frame of reference for when the CSS changed!"
23 hours ago
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