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Welcome to Creators 3.0!

Welcome to Creators new home on Ning 3.0. If you're already a member, you may have to sign in again. 

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Update on May Service Disruptions

Spanning the last few weeks, Ning Networks across both our 2.0 and 3.0 platforms have experienced sporadic access and connectivity issues.  These issues have had two causes:   1.  High Loads on Specific Server Clusters:  During specific networks’ peak loads, the cluster of servers housing those networks can be unable to process new customer requests in a timely manner, resulting in timeouts or 500 errors.  These networks have been identified, and we’re working with those Network Creators to…

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NC for Hire

Silence is silly. So,i'm gonna try something.  This is the first in a series of posts that I plan to make featuring simple solutions to best ways for how-tos and so on related to managing your Ning network and doing silly things which seem so silly that you feel silly for not thinking of it yourself earlier.  Yes, PDFs make me silly. And so this is how i avoid silliy and get…

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NC for Hire

How to change your header banner image automatically after every 20 seconds or suit to your time preference?

Step 1: Create your HTML page.  Sample HTML page. This page will display as a custom header banner image.

Step 2:  Copy and paste the following code into notepad and add your …

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NC for Hire

If you want to give your members a tool to use for showing where their posts and content are geolocated, here is a tool for you.  Use this static map generator tool to create an embed code for adding maps to your posts, pages and groups or virtually any post on Ning 3.0 networks using this tool. Code is below for adding your own to a site.  

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Getting Started

Welcome to Creators! 

This is the space where Ning Network Creators come to discuss anything to do with managing their Ning communities. From how to get members more engaged and active to best ways for implementing a feature on your network, it's all here. 

What's Up with Ning 3.0

PROJECTS THAT THE NING 3.0 TEAM IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON: 

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

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

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

The Feature Prioritization Survey is now closed. Thanks for your feedback and we'll be reviewing the responses and releasing a report in early May.

Activity

Jamie Baker replied to Nancy Gruver's discussion Migration from Ning to WordPress
"I've done that with one network, of course you can with text but images etc you cannot as they were uploaded to Ning url's"
Sunday
Jamie Baker replied to Nancy Gruver's discussion Migration from Ning to WordPress
"Can't help there sorry Kos, personally I bit the bullet and started a fresh with multiple networks. Doesn't work for everyone I know but I just had to get away from Ning.

Hope your doing well Kos"
Sunday
francis Pascual replied to Nancy Gruver's discussion Migration from Ning to WordPress
"Has anyone tried just copying and pasting their content on to a new site. Because even if you are able to migrate your content the URL´s structure is going to be different."
Sunday
Josef Essberger replied to The Ning Team's discussion Notice of 2016 Storage Limit and Pricing Plan Changes
"With Garfield Archivist's help, we recently reduced the number of members from approx 140,000 to under 100,000 by removing 50,000 inactive members. It took some time but all went smoothly, and brought monthly costs down from $500 to $119. Ning offer…"
Saturday
Roy Sheridan is now a member of Ning Creators Network
Thursday
Kos replied to Nancy Gruver's discussion Migration from Ning to WordPress
"Francis blog posts, their comments and Groups were migrated to WP.  The forums, their comments, events, video, photo and Group 'contents' did not.  o/c it was a 2.0 site.  If you're on 3.0, you'll have to manually move them unfortunately.  Nings jso…"
Aug 17
francis Pascual replied to Nancy Gruver's discussion Migration from Ning to WordPress
"Hi Kos are you manually inserting blog post or are you using some other method. We are frustated because as time goes by we receive more and more mobil traffic that we cant take advantage of. As we all know Ning´s mobile site is not prepared for ads…"
Aug 17
Gus, Béla Bodolai, JoAnn Jordan and 2 more joined Ning Creators Network
Aug 17
Kos replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"Their response:

I've forwarded this to our engineering team and they are investigating the error. I'll follow up with you once heard anything from the team.

*rolls eyes*  Not holding my breath.  This is so sad."
Aug 12
Katy Blagg replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"I've been getting the same issues for weeks also. Exaclty as you just said above."
Aug 12
Kos replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"New ticket filed #1835245 filed today:
I'm having a variety of problems.  Began over a week ago but I thought (initially) it might clear up.  It has not.  It's happening in Firefox and Chrome and yes, they're both the most recent versions (so don't…"
Aug 11
⚡JFarrow⌁ replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"it looks like Sanjay might be Ning's only employee.  Everytime i call, I get him on the phone."
Aug 11
Sam Alexander replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"Hi there,
Thanks for your patience on this! We Sincerely apologize that this is taking such a long time to resolve it. We were able to reproduce the issue that you are facing on your network. There are other networks as well which are also facing th…"
Aug 10
Sam Alexander replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"Hi there,
Thanks for your patience on this! We Sincerely apologize that this is taking such a long time to resolve it. We were able to reproduce the issue that you are facing on your network. There are other networks as well which are also facing th…"
Aug 10
Sam Alexander replied to Crystal's discussion Bugs, Broken Links, and other Glitches on Creators 3.0
"Sanjay - (Ning Help Center)
Jul 29, 5:05 PM PDT
Hi there,
Thanks for your patience on this! We Sincerely apologize that this is taking such a long time to resolve it. We were able to reproduce the issue that you are facing on your network. There are…"
Aug 10
Jeffrey Kippel is now a member of Ning Creators Network
Aug 9
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