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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning Stop [social] networking: Build your own network! - thanks to Ning.

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Can You Back Up Facebook Relationships?

Online Social Networking

We might instead choose a Ning social network or a Ning group within a particular Ning social network , etc. You get the idea.

3 More Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Ning Network Groups. Ning groups function like Facebook groups with a few welcome exceptions: Your potential emailing list is unlimited.

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How to Cope with Google Friend Connect’s Untimely Demise

Online Social Networking

For a free email list, you can create your own group on a Ning social networking site, such as my Small Business Network. In case you haven’t heard, “Friend Connect will be retired March 1, 2012,” says Google. Google recommends that you join Google+ and invite your community to join with you in order to keep in touch.

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. I had collected a few more, but I’ll add them to the Alternatives to Ning GoogleDoc! An Alternatives to Ning. Wes Fryer also considers alternatives. Launches A Ning Competitor

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

NETWORKS KickApps, Ning, elggspaces, People Aggregator, OpenServing, VisiblePath, Kwiqq,, Haystack Networking, Carmun, [.] Ping This!

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. Ning. Each social networking site is different.

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?

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?

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. Alternatives to Ning.

Ning Sign-Up Glitch Frustrates Users

Online Social Networking

A new member trying to up gets a Ning error message rejecting the inputted password, even though the person has never even registered for the new site!

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.

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.

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.

Social Media Helping Real Estate Agents Defy Commoditization

Online Social Networking

If you’re in real estate, you ought to join the Green Pearl social network on Ning. What is Commoditization? REMarTech Takeaways.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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. Knowing my passion for Twitter and Facebook , you might think I’d lose interest in Ning.

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. Ning Customer Service Issues. Did you enjoy this article?

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. A disadvantage of Ning could be the advertisements, but if you pay some money, it will be removed. I may be old fashioned because I see the first useful application of Ning for existing groups.

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.

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. A short description below.

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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.

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."

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!!!

How Amplify, and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Can social aggregation websites make life online easier? and Posterous to help, depending upon the type of information I’m sharing. by email.

Social Network Privacy Hampers Marketers

Online Social Networking

Privacy and spam concerns continue to induce Facebook and Ning to make changes that hurt marketers. Thanks Ning for Duplicate Messages.

My Top 10 Social Media Sites

Online Social Networking

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

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Designing an online and face-to-face learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

We used a Ning platform (private network with public face) to convene the participants. Only one person offered the carpool through the ning.

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Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Recency: how has Ning registration spread over time? Ning compared to Dgroups)? Modified. Count. Armênia. Armenia. Côte d’Ivoire. China.

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

Ning or LinkedIn group) to start exchanging online related to the topics of the trajectory. (3) How central will social media be? conversations?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Sustaining Communities

Jenny Connected

Education Learning and Research Ning site (community?) John has taken this on and people have joined the Ning site, but whilst organisation and leadership is certainly not lacking, as yet there has been little interaction which lies at the heart of an effective community. Tagged: community, connections, connectivitism, identity, Ning.

Networking civil society

Social Reporter

Is it sufficient to just set up a meetup site or a NING site for example and then hope that it will take off into cyberspace and be successful.

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When Social Networking Sites Compete

Online Social Networking

When Twitter, Ning and Facebook Compete. When Twitter , Facebook and Ning social networks compete, you and I win. Twitter , Ning and Facebook are continually evolving. Recent Ning Developments. The way I see it, Ning takes the Web 2.0 That’s what makes Ning unique. Competing Isn’t Easy.

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. I belong to many Ning sites and have several of my own.