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Loving 3.0

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elshara Silverheart Mar 13. 1 Reply

Using Wood Zen at http://americangrove3.ning.com/ (image below) I am super impressed by the stability of all design tools.  I have yet to report a bug. …Continue

Tags: Themes, Tools, Design, 3.0

Blogs vs. Forums

Started this discussion. Last reply by Neil Norton Feb 7. 2 Replies

For our network we have one administrator (me) and we are currently debating if my time is better spent creating content for blogs or managing forums. In 2013 I movedmy attention away from blogging…Continue

Paid Access Question

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Petrowski Mar 19, 2012. 3 Replies

I am excited about paid access for my groups.  My question is can you designate different paypal accounts for access into the different groups?  Or, is it that only one pay pal account can be used…Continue

Tags: Paypal, Groups, Access, Paid

Group Power!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Neil Norton Mar 19, 2013. 5 Replies

Why the hesitation to empower groups?  Is it technical or philosophical?  In my year on the creators network I have participated in and observed many comments about empowering groups to create events…Continue

Tags: Notification, Events, Groups

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Elshara Silverheart replied to Neil Norton's discussion 'Loving 3.0'
"Love the group invites feature right from member management page!"
Mar 13
Phil McCluskey favorited Neil Norton's discussion Loving 3.0
Mar 12
Neil Norton replied to Neil Norton's discussion 'Blogs vs. Forums'
"Nice Shadow. What do you mean by "a lot of members are not on Ning, possibly Facebook." Do be a member, they have to be on Ning, yes? I like your overall analysis on sticking with both, which I will do. But it also got…"
Feb 7
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Blogs vs. Forums

For our network we have one administrator (me) and we are currently debating if my time is better spent creating content for blogs or managing forums. In 2013 I movedmy attention away from blogging (232 blogs in 2012 to 87 Blogs in 2013) tofocus more on community engagement (0 Forum Discussions in 2012 to 60 ForumDiscussions in 2013). I also moved the discussion to the top of the page. According to our analytics the forum grew from 0 to 7000 visitors whilethe blog shrank from 45K to 37K from…See More
Feb 3
Neil Norton replied to Monica Diaz's discussion 'MIGRATING TO NING 3.0 STATUS [UPDATE #2]'
"Love the honesty on time frame and the recommendations.  Thank you. "
Jan 28
Neil Norton replied to Rowald's discussion 'Importance of leaderboards in 3.0'
"I depend heavily on leader board, particularly "Top Content" as I broadcast it to our members weekly.  I like top content in the top left column as well.  As for the algorithm, I have no problem with it, it tends to find the…"
Dec 26, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Anam's discussion 'Things I am Missing on NIng 3'
"Thanks for posting Anam. I was in a state of false zen bliss regarding Ning 3.0 until I read your points.  Each of those points tweaks my chi and am starting to feel the ground quake.  I hope Ning addresses each of them. "
Dec 9, 2013
Neil Norton favorited Eric Suesz's page Upgrading to Ning 3.0: FAQs
Dec 3, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Allison Leahy's discussion 'Groups 3.0 Beta is Now Available!'
"I hope you will add events to groups.  Sounds fantastic.  "
Aug 7, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Allison Leahy's discussion 'What is your Ning 3.0 URL?' in the group The Sandbox
"I posted http://americangrove3.ning.com/ in Sandbox Plan May 3rd on this forum, but continue to get billed for it.  Please investigate.  "
Aug 6, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion 'I would like to hold an online event on my site'
"It is easy, just cut and paste your chat into a word document and convert to a .pdf. and upload to site. "
Jun 18, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Allison Leahy's discussion 'What is your Ning 3.0 URL?' in the group The Sandbox
May 3, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Mary Jane Peterson's discussion 'I would like to hold an online event on my site'
"Has anyone tried to archive a chat?  So in otherwords, you spend all this time interviewing someone really interesting, it seems to me you would want to archive it for posterity.  "
Mar 28, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Neil Norton's discussion 'Group Power!'
"Jen Social seems to think that we will be able to pull the event module into groups on NIng 3 once they release groups.  I hope so!"
Mar 19, 2013
Ken Sloan replied to Neil Norton's discussion 'Group Power!'
"Maybe with Ning 3 and pricing based on number of members the Ning folks would finally do the obvious and empower groups - particularly around events.  I have a site that is very international, but events are only interesting…"
Mar 19, 2013
Neil Norton replied to Troy D. Bertrand's discussion 'Turn Your Mobile Site into an Android App'
"Yes, they are the same except with an App you do not have to go to a browser, so basically one click and you are in.  You also get a cool icon, consider it a fancy electronic bookmark.  Without an App you would have to go to the browerser,…"
Feb 27, 2013

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Projects that the Ning 3.0 Team is currently working on: 

Articles - a new way of organizing longer content pieces. Released 4/16.

Activity Feed Updates - options for more content in the activity feed.

Forum Notifications - ability for members to opt into receiving notifications of new discussions in forums. Released 4/9. 

APIs - The ability to create new members and content programatically.

For more information on what's next, visit the Product Roadmap

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Jelena replied to Riccardo Rossini's discussion 'Please Ning staff'
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soaringeagle replied to Riccardo Rossini's discussion 'Please Ning staff'
"same on all sites its a bug"
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"Hi Riccardo I see no navegation on your network"
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"Hi Stig! My feed its ok now! :) I hope that your is ok too."
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soaringeagle replied to Riccardo Rossini's discussion 'Please Ning staff'
"id use that but to be safe make sure theres no copywrite on the pentaprism and if there is it…"
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"I know very well SE, I ensure you that it was a sort of gratitude for the new platform for us. I…"
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