October 2008

Laura Oppenheimer
Laura Oppenheimer

Snapping pictures in the Photo Pit

At any concert these days, you’ll see a bunch of people angling to get to the front of the stage. It’s not a teenage fan, though they might be there, too. It’s photographers who now populate the front row at any given rock show. Whether amateur or professional, the place for concert photographers to meet and network is in the Photo Pit.

No surprise here: the photos section is where the action is on this network.

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admin
admin

Reminder: Changes to Premium Services Pricing This Weekend

We posted here a few weeks ago about some upcoming changes to premium services for new networks only.

To recap, we are raising the price of the “Control the ads” premium service from $19.95 to $24.95/month. We are also raising the price of the “Remove Ning promotion links” premium service from $7.95 to $24.95/month. There will be no changes to the price of “Use your own domain” and “Get more storage and bandwidth” premium services.

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admin

Tonight’s release is live!

We’ve just rolled out a mini-release tonight, adding a whole set of minor improvements to your network. Here are a few of the highlights:

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courtenay
courtenay

Jump in at down the tubes

Can’t get enough of British comics? Get your daily fix at down the tubes, a network for fans of British comics.

The perfect place to start is of course the video section. Check out the collection of scenes on video comics and add your own favorites. In the forum, share your thoughts on past and current comics and even pick up pointers on creating comics.

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Laura Oppenheimer
Laura Oppenheimer

Chocolate Rain’s online home

If you made it through through 2007 without hearing Chocolate Rain, the strangely captivating song by Tay Zonday, then it’s possible you didn’t ever go on YouTube, or hadn’t yet learned how to use the Internet. It’s now 2008, and 2007’s web celeb Tay Zonday’s official network was recently launched to give fans a place to connect with their favorite baritone.

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courtenay
courtenay

Connect with GreetScraps!

Check out one of our newest OpenSocial applications, GreetScraps for a new way to connect with your friends. Create, send and receive greeting cards directly from your social network on Ning.

No matter what the occasion, GreetScraps covers it all. Popular categories include Halloween, Birthday and Friendship. Each card can be customized to suit your needs. You can also go a step further and create a personal greeting from scratch!

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