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Tips and tools for designing an online community or social website.
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Muut – Forums and commenting reimagined

Muut – Forums and commenting reimagined | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Add forums or commenting to your site with a few lines of HTML. Unlimited traffic for free.
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Quick Sprout

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Are You Doing Your SEO Wrong? If you're struggling to get more visitors to your site, the answer might just lie in this FREE report! Enter your URL
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Could Mobile Responsive Website Design Hurt Your SEO?

Could Mobile Responsive Website Design Hurt Your SEO? | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Allow your jaw to become unhinged at this statistic: There are over 1 million more mobile devices activated every day across the world than there are bab
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Top of Page Link?

Top of Page Link? | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Does anybody know a good way to put a Top of Page link at the bottom of each page? 
 
It would be great for the forums and main page.  I thought i saw someth…
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Monitor your Website’s Uptime with Google Docs

Monitor your Website’s Uptime with Google Docs | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Learn how to use Google Docs as a free website monitoring tool and receive instant email and SMS text alerts when your website goes down.
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Simple, Responsive Slider for Ning 3.0

Simple, Responsive Slider for Ning 3.0 | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
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Here is a simple tip to get an elegant and responsive slider onto your Ning 3.0 Community.
It is purely image based, so no titles or descriptive paragra…
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3.0 Tip- Change Advanced CSS Box Size

If you are going blind waiting for the Advanced CSS box to be adjustable, add this to your Advanced CSS box (ironic....huh) and adjust to your liking.
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Suspended and Banned Profiles - Can We Please Change the Wording Here?

Suspended and Banned Profiles - Can We Please Change the Wording Here? | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
I did see in past disucssions that there was a shift from the use of the word 'Banned' to 'Suspended' when removing a profile from one of our websites.
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Whats the best free software to resize photos without losing quality

Whats the best free software to resize photos without losing quality | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
I want to be able to resize a normal cd size image of about 200x200 up to 750x750 without loosing quality.  Whats the best easiest way to do it for  free?
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Encourge more interaction in Ning's activity feed

Encourge more interaction in Ning's activity feed | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
On virtually all social networks today - including Facebook and Linked in - an open comment box appears below any item which has been liked or recieved a com…
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TJ @ JQueryHelp offers a free app to open up all the comment boxes in the latest activity feed! What a nice guy. :)

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Using the Color Picker Tool - Tutorials

Using the Color Picker Tool - Tutorials | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
So you want to add a color in your layout but don't know how to get the right number?

Try TinyPic or Photobucket image editors.

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Muut – Forums and commenting reimagined

Muut – Forums and commenting reimagined | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Add forums or commenting to your site with a few lines of HTML. Unlimited traffic for free.
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Your 5-Minute Guide To UX From Squarespace and MailChimp

Your 5-Minute Guide To UX From Squarespace and MailChimp | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Want to get better acquainted with UX? Here's your handy roadmap.
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Website Comment Box Script

HTML Comment Box widget for your website. Embed the HTML script and it just works!
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How to Get RSS Feeds for Twitter with the new API

How to Get RSS Feeds for Twitter with the new API | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Twitter API v1.1 does not support XML and RSS feeds but you still subscribe to any Twitter user or search results via RSS feed with Google Scripts.
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Free Site Promotion

In this discussion, I talked about how to get noticed in search engines and how to get found. Now I would like to take it one step further, in offering an easy…
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Pure CSS Icons For Ning 3.0

Pure CSS Icons For Ning 3.0 | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
I've been starting the process of updating all of my tips to work with Ning 3.0 and came across something which may be of great help to those of you who want t…
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Image Gallery Publishing with Juicebox

Image Gallery Publishing with Juicebox | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it

Robin Good: If you are looking for a simple solution to your need for integrating or embedding an image gallery in your web site, Juicebox provides a great set of ready-made HTML5 solutions available both in free and premium versions.

 

"Use Juicebox to create and manage image galleries on your web site, blog or portfolio."

 

Key features include: 

 

-> Light and Fast – lightweight and fast to load, giving your users a great viewing experience. Smart image pre-loading means images display faster

 

-> Responsive Layout – resizable interface, which adapts to the browser size. Gallery UI adapts to fit any size screen.

-> Auto Generated Thumbnails – no need to create thumbnails for your image galleries. Juicebox handles this for you.

 

Pro (paid) versions include additional features include advanced customization options, including autoplay, watermarking, image randomization, direct linking, image fading and scaling options among others.

 

A WordPress plugin is available which allows creation and management of image galleries right from within WP: http://www.juicebox.net/support/wp-juicebox/ ;

 

Examples: http://www.juicebox.net/demos/  ;

 

Download & Pricing: http://www.juicebox.net/download/ ;

 

More info: http://www.juicebox.net/ ;


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Ning Mobile and Google Tranlate

Ning Mobile and Google Tranlate | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
I was able to integrate Google translate into my ning site and remove the pop up bar at the top of the page and the hover over pop ups on the translated words…
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How to change colours on Ning PAGES - Creators

How to change colours on Ning PAGES - Creators | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Can anyone tell me what code I need to put into the Custom Box on pages to change the colours of the page module and/or background please ?
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Add icon in menu tabs to your Ning 3.0 Network

Add icon in menu tabs to your Ning 3.0 Network | Community Design and Development | Scoop.it
Hi there :)
NING 3.0 has still any problem, however we knew NING 3.0 is totaly POWERFUL more than NING 2.0.
As you know, Individual CSS-MarkUp is gone in NING…
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