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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.

Latest Activity

John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Thanks Jen will do that, they may be able to recover the removed posts."
14 minutes ago
Lora replied to Luke Jones's discussion Setting up a server?
"You can find help on this site...
http://excreators.com/"
24 minutes ago
Jen replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Hi John,
The "delete content" box is not checked by default. So, I hope you report this to Ning as…"
27 minutes ago
Kristin replied to Akim Boukhelif's discussion How to restore Ning archives?
"I propose that a .csv would be much more useful for text content."
30 minutes ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Hi Jen
I know about the tick box and I am quite sure I didn't tick that. Will have to take a look a…"
47 minutes ago
Jen replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Hi John,
What happened to your tips? When you "Leave" a 3.0 Network, you have the option to "Delete…"
1 hour ago
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Thanks JF, good to be back. May take a while to gather up my tips but will get there bit by bit :-)"
19 hours ago
JFarrow replied to John Bizley's discussion Open Links Added In New Tab That Are Not Part Of Your Site
"Thanks John..good to see you back"
19 hours ago
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Not biggie (lengthen) for me.  Tks"
yesterday
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Thanks George, good to be back :-)"
yesterday
George H. Compton IV replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Hello John, it's great to see you back on creators.  Missed you around here. :-)"
yesterday
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Thanks Kos glad you like it. :-)
The allow html in comments throws out the design a little by addin…"
yesterday
Kos replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"It's beautiful. I love the photo info. on the top/right and having photo previews below it is a wor…"
yesterday
John Bizley replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Thanks FT :-)"
yesterday
Fire-Tech replied to John Bizley's discussion All New Photos Page Viewer Layout Code
"Good to see ya again brother. Thanks for sharing."
yesterday
MARCO ANTÔNIO PRADO VALENTIM, Elly Van Acoleyen, Jaijai Jackson and 1 more joined Ning Creators Network
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