Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin

The Power of Community – iPad 2 Giveaway

Here at Ning, we stand behind the power of community. With over 90,000 social websites hosted on Ning’s platform, spanning categories such as education, entertainment, business, causes, and politics, we’ve seen how communities spark meaningful action and activity. Everyday, we hear stories that inspire us. Today, we want to hear yours. Please take a minute to tell us what community means to you – and be automatically entered to win an iPad 2!

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Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin

Congratulations to Ning’s Most Influential Creator of 2011

Actress/comedian, Amy Poehler, was named today by Time Magazine as one of the most influential people in the world in 2011. In fact, she ranked fourth on that top 100 list, which included the likes of President Barack Obama, Oprah, and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

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Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin

A New Generation of Philanthropists

It’s no secret that over the past few years, social media has been a huge driver of offline activism and grassroots organizing. Campaigns like Pepsi Refresh and Kohl’s Cares have proved that social media can be used to empower ordinary citizens to become passionate supporters and advocates for social change.

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Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin

South by Southwest & Back

Last week, the Ning team joined the throngs of artists, companies and party-goers at SXSW. We started by celebrating the launch of Mogwee, our new mobile application, at Mogwee Live @ The Mowhawk.

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Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin

Ning at Social Media Week: Trends and the Future of Social Media

Last week, Ning was at Social Media Week in San Francisco, driving great conversations with thought leaders in the social media space. We had the opportunity to curate a series of panel sessions designed to identify and discuss emerging trends and topics that have an impact on the way we use social media today.

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Erika Gessin
Erika Gessin

Organizing The Organizers: Using The Social Web To Meet Campaign Objectives.

Do you work for or run a non-profit or political organization that is working hard to stay ahead of the curve when it comes to all-things-social on the web? These days, using social networking sites and technology platforms are key ingredients of any effective organizing campaign or social movement. Let us help you find your way and give you some expert tips to plot your strategy. Join us for our next session of Ning Talks where our panel of experts will discuss all of the tips, tactics and strategy that you need to know to engage with your supporters, volunteers and members and activate them towards creating change.

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