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16 Tips for Ning Social Networking

Online Social Networking

Ning seems to be gaining popularity since restructuring in 2010, and since smoothing some of its rough edges. Accept invitations from others.

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Facebook Groups as Alternatives to Ning Sites

Online Social Networking

Ning sites aren’t disappearing. Granted, many Ning sites will close when the new Ning plans and pricing go into effect on July 20.

Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

thanks to Ning. Here are the details: Ning 2.0 Ning recently launched its all new version 2.0, thanks to Ning.

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If We Pay for Our Ning Networks, Should We Expect More?

Online Social Networking

Ning plans to close thousands of free social networking sites this week. Did you enjoy this article? Subscribe to my RSS feed or by e-mail.

10 Ways to Brand and Market on Ning Networks

Online Social Networking

This article discusses features of Ning sites. Ning allows you to post events and members to respond. Never spam them! Be creative.

3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Hello Ning Open Networking. Here are several cases in point that affect social media and web marketing practice, especially for small business.

Social Media Mourns the Death of Ning

Online Social Networking

Yesterday was the day that Ning died. However, yesterday, Ning, the concept , was laid to rest. Ning concept, 2007-2010, rest in peace.

How to Delete a Ning Network – Removal is not possible

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

None of those emails tell you how to remove or delete your Ning network: TODAY IS THE LAST DAY. Today is the final day for free Ning Networks.

Ning Sign-Up Glitch Frustrates Users

Online Social Networking

How to Deal with the Ning Problem. Here are four ways to deal with the Ning glitch: Try very hard to remember or figure out your old password.

Tips for facilitators in Ning

Joitske Hulsebosch

I've been exploring Ning a little further than I did and compared it to other forums like socialgo, collectivex and Public or private?

Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

Facebook , MySpace , Twitter , LinkedIn and Ning are ranked 4th, 11th, 25th, 89th and 154th among all websites in the world, respectively. Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and the Ning family of social networking sites are the most popular social networks with wide business appeal. have written much about Ning and Twitter as well.

NING Alternatives via Stephen Downes

Nancy White

I don’t normally wholly post others blog posts, but I think spreading the word about alternatives to NING , which will be ending its free service, is a useful thing. So thanks for Stephen for putting this together. I had collected a few more, but I’ll add them to the Alternatives to Ning GoogleDoc! An Alternatives to Ning.

Ning Social Network Ruffles Some Feathers

Online Social Networking

This is not the first Ning Social Network Controversy and probably not the last one either. My Take on Ning. Did you enjoy this article?

10 Ways to Promote Ning Networks

Online Social Networking

You’ve created Ning networks or belong to Ning networks started by others. In 10 Ways to Brand and Market on Ning Networks , I examine a variety of Ning network features that are useful for promoting yourself or your business. However, what if you’re interested in promoting a Ning social network itself? Launches A Ning Competitor

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

They’re launching their SNAPP program today, which will power their online communities. Ping This! document.write(str); } Add to my:

Time to Upgrade Ning Networks Extended

Online Social Networking

This is a quick update on the Ning transition from free Ning networks to all paid networks. Did you enjoy this article?

What is Wrong with Ning

Online Social Networking

Nearly a year has passed since my first Ning article, Ning Social Networking Sites. Ning Still Facing Obstacles. Ning seems to be in somewhat of a holding pattern. There are new apps, a new Ning central networking site , and new flexibility, but site creators and users still have their reservations.

Is Your Ning Network Closing?

Online Social Networking

August 20th is here, and all free Ning networks go dark at midnight. Do you have a Ning network that’s not upgraded or belong to one?

Social Media Helping Real Estate Agents Defy Commoditization

Online Social Networking

Tags: News Real Estate Marketing Web Marketing Ning Ning social network real estate agents Social Media

Using Social Media (Ning) to Manage a Social Project - KETC and the Mortgage Crisis

Green Chameleon

We have discovered that Ning can be a brilliant social project management tool that allows us to do all of these things. Anyone can reply.

Free Alternatives to Ning


Ning , the leading free social media platform provider has recently lost not only its CEO, but also about 40 percent of its workforce. Freshly-appointed CEO Jason Rosenthal posted last week , Ning will now "double down on our premium services business." Alternatives to Ning Document. We will phase out our free service."

Ning: just what I was looking for?!

Joitske Hulsebosch

Via my husband and Checklist, a Dutch blog , I found Ning. Ning sounds like an amazing innovation. disadvantage of Ning could be the advertisements, but if you pay some money, it will be removed. It gives you the opportunity to build an online platform in a super-user-friendly and easy way!

From the feed, ning edition

Chris Corrigan

Here a ning, there a ning. This week, a post about all the ning sites I belong to: Open Space World. Bowen Island Ourselves (our local citizenship ning). Interesting to see how ning has tipped and how fluent people are becoming with it. World Cafe Communit y. Presencing Institute. Applied Improvisation Network.

My Top 10+ Blog Traffic Sources

Online Social Networking

Ning social network - I’m sorry to report that Ning has morphed into a host of unrelated niche sites. If you have your own Ning site, or a group or lots of friends on someone else’s Ning site, you can use that site to move traffic. belong to many Ning sites and have several of my own. Sharing is Caring!

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

Ning - or other paid online platforms I hesitated whether Ning had to be included in the list because it is not a free tool. Ning is a social network, but it can also be a LMS (Learning Management System) such as Moodle. Ning is more focused on social interaction, works well and is affordable. short description below.

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Introduction to Using Ning Sites

Online Social Networking

I’ve written quite a few articles about the Ning family of social networking sites focusing primarily on social marketing and business networking concepts. In this article I address every type of Ning user. Spamming is something that you should never do on Ning or anywhere else. Thou Shalt Not Spam. Uploading Your Photo.

10 Reasons You Must Use Ning

Online Social Networking

When speaking with Chris last week about inSocialMedia , the 3,200 member Ning network he started to enable practitioners to discuss social media strategies, I agreed to join his site’s team. Reasons You Must Use Ning. Use Ning with Ease - Ning is fairly intuitive and easy to use. See you there. Sharing is Caring!

List Building Using Ning Social Networks

Online Social Networking

List building is an essential part of online social networking , and Ning , if used properly, is a powerful list building tool. Here are some strategies that I believe will help you with list building on Ning. Creating Your Own Ning Network. You can create your own Ning social networking sites. Don’t miss any posts.

Introducing the All-New In-Your-Facebook

Online Social Networking

LinkedIn , niche Ning networks and Twitter are all viable business networking alternatives to Facebook. Introducing the new In-Your-Facebook.

5 Top List Building Destinations

Online Social Networking

Ning Social Networks - You can connect with members of a Ning network, interact with them and broadcast messages to them as the site creator, as an administrator, as a group creator and as a friend. My primary Ning sites are Beyond Business Coaching and Let’s Follow Each Other. Importance of List Building. They all work.

Ning Social Network Controversy

Online Social Networking

A comment last week to my October 2008 blog post, Ning Social Networking Sites Update , linked back to Ning Exposed - Tech Company Scams its Clients , an article which sharply criticizes Ning’s latest business model and platform, and it alleges foul play on Ning’s part in reacting to complaints by network creators.

How Amplify, and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Can social aggregation websites make life online easier? These are my current favorites: Amplify - A social bookmarking site. Sharing is Caring!

Skinbook: Facebook in the nude

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

in the nude, Facebook meets Ning. Remind me to tell them that I can help them move off Ning when the time comes for Ning to fold.

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community in a can: ning vs wordframe vs facebook

Engineers without Fears

Ning - Getting more & more popular, Ning offers a pretty good entry-level on-line community environment. Obviously Ning has been designed for "fun" communities than "work" communities. Over the past few months, I've got involved in more & more online communities using a range of different tools. Boo!!!

Targeting and Connecting on 4 Popular Business Networking Sites

Online Social Networking

I am about to discuss targeting and connecting as they apply to Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and Ning networks, the most popular social networking sites for business networking. Ning Network. Targeting on Ning is a little tricky. Do this from the “Friends&# tab of your Ning dashboard at Facebook. mean it.

8 Social Media Basics for 2010

Online Social Networking

You can also throw into the mix Ning and other niche social networking sites. I’ve bookmarked and skimmed a dozen or more articles that project the path of social media in 2010. Collectively these articles represent many days of researching and writing. Not that I don’t like reading about trends and innovations — I do.

Top 10 Twitter-LinkedIn Integration Takeaways

Online Social Networking

Hopefully Ning will take notice and react! Tags: Facebook LinkedIn News Ning Sites Social Media and Social Networking Sites Twitter MySpace Ning Social Media We learn nearly every day of developments in the social media world which have the potential for far reaching impact. Twitter is a medium for real business conversation.

The 80/20 Rule and Social Media

Online Social Networking

regularly use only a modest number of social media sites: my Online Social Networking blog, Twitter , the Ning family of social networking sites (especially Outside the Box ), Entrecard , Facebook , LinkedIn , Digg , and a few other social bookmarking sites. Every day new social media sites crop up. The 80/20 Rule to Our Rescue.

My Top 10 Social Media Sites

Online Social Networking

Ning - I use Ning for marketing and for community building. plan to launch more Ning sites in the future. Sharing is Caring!

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Social Relationship Management | Sociotoco - Blog - 2010 - 1 - 4 - White-Label Community Platforms: Ning vs. SocialGo

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