The whole Ning team would like to wish all our users the happiest of holidays. Relax, celebrate, enjoy! (And when you’re done, tell us all about it.) You may have noticed a few extra goodies from us in the past week, and there’ll be plenty more in the coming year. We’re looking forward to sharing them with you!
Barman! Mix me up a couple of Restaurant Reviews With Maps clones, if you please – with a dash of something extra.
A couple of internationally-flavoured apps: Firstly, a Добър ден (dóbər dén – good day) to all Bulgarians arriving or living in America! Looking for some other expatriates?
Those of you who’ve been developing apps on Ning will know that we already have a couple of ways to find and chat with other developers.
A key area of social apps that we want to explore with Ning is that of knowledge sharing. We already have Restaurant Reviews With Maps (already repurposed for a variety of geographical resources), Discussion Board, Bookmarks and others. Now we’ve added a new example app for you: Question and Answer. Continue reading
Good morning from California! I just wanted to let everyone know that we’ve taken Ning down for a little break.
We discovered something we did during maintenance last night has caused error messages in most of the social apps running on the Playground. We’re looking into this now and hope to be back up in the next few hours. Thanks for your patience. We appreciate it.
For centuries, mankind has pondered the question of badges and whether we need them. Some have said: No, we do not need them, and furthermore, they smell. But these people have usually been angry and moustachio’d. Others have said: Actually, we quite like them – could we have some more please?
Badges are useful for communicating simple messages, usually about the wearer; such as “I rather enjoy cake”, “I have 117 cats” and “I believe you to be angry and moustachio’d“.