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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

Garfield Creator replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"Just want to say I have a lot of respect for someone who is willing to spend "a couple of hours" on…"
3 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"I spent a couple hours updating the code. :-) It's now fully responsive and I also added a chatwing…"
14 hours ago
Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"WOW that looks killer , i had started using spot.im too but most of my users already are used to th…"
17 hours ago
George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"Here's all the code you need to have it working perfectly. See image below. It's awesome. Chatwing…"
21 hours ago
Ceddy J replied to soaringeagle's discussion hmm interesting careers at ning/mode
"That's how I feel man. This is a great analysis. Ning takes a long time with updates, but never thi…"
22 hours ago
Kos replied to James Hollins's discussion Ning site is full of pop ups
"Mine are back up.  Were you able to resolve your pop up issue?"
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Zachary Moonshine replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"<div id="chatwing-embedded-1d973543-c11b-48d4-9e52-544915bd6a0f"></div>
  
THIS IS THE CODE FOR MY…"
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George H. Compton IV replied to Kos's discussion Holidays Just Around The Corner
"You're welcome Kos, you have a wonderful holiday season as well. :-)"
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George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Thank you Jim. :-) I like the one that's on CRF 3.0 the best. :-)"
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George H. Compton IV replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Thank you Marshall."
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George H. Compton IV replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"Hello Zachary, this code should do the trick. Of course I don't know what you're trying to fix to t…"
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Kos replied to Zachary Moonshine's discussion Floating widget help ?
"I found this old discussion you may be able to adapt by changing the placement on the page.  Headed…"
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Kos replied to James Hollins's discussion Ning site is full of pop ups
"You're sounds like malware.  I'd defintely run a scan and try diff. browsers.
I'm unable to access…"
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Zachary Moonshine replied to Abdullah ktk's discussion floating image post
"is there any way to make my chatwing float or popup on my entire site using something like this ?"
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marshall blake replied to George H. Compton IV's discussion ( 11 themes N3 & N2 ) Customizable CSS winter/holiday themes
"Very cool George."
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Eric Odom replied to Eric Odom's discussion 94,000 members, $1,200 a year for Ning... and Ning seems to be AWOL.
"Thanks for the comment, @strumelia. Two problems. First, we just can't be on 2.0 anymore. Our membe…"
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