March 2007

Kyle Ford
Kyle Ford

How to Make Your Social Network Look Amazing in 5 Steps

We offer the ability for Network Creators – and Members – to customize (almost) everything on your social network on Ning.

To make your network look the way you want it to, we offer an Appearance page that makes it easy to customize how your network looks. You can also add your own custom CSS, but we know that’s not for everyone.

We’d encourage you to experiment with all of your Appearance page options on your social network, but 5 simple steps will go a long way to making your network look great with a minimal amount of effort:

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Watermarking Your Videos & Photos

I don’t want to say that I have a “favorite” feature of your own social network on Ning. That would be like saying you have a favorite child.

But one of my favorite features of your own social network on Ning is the ability to customize your flash video player and flash photo slideshows on your social network on Ning.

You can watermark them so they look like this video from the Offshore for San Francisco Surf & Happenings:

Or this video from American Idol Fan Central:

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8 Steps to Creating a Great Social Network

Or how I stopped worrying and learned to love a good online party

Creating your own social network is a lot like hosting a fabulous party. Like all parties, it usually starts with being an interesting person and a love of meeting people. Bands and porn stars work too. Just kidding.

Like any party, it also takes a little bit of preparation to take cheap beer and stale chips and turn it into a night to remember.

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