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Monthly Archives: July 2015

Migrate your Ning 2.0 Community to SocialEngine PHP

When you host your community with SocialEngine, you gain access to a powerful platform with awesome features and extensive customizability. You’ll be amazed at the amount of things you can accomplish with minimal effort and at a much lower cost. Want to see for yourself? Take advantage of our new and improved Ning to SocialEngine […]

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The Undeniable Proof of Groups & Custom Social Networks

People naturally come together in groups for a variety of reasons. With the explosion of social media sites, people around the world are finding more and more reasons to form groups around a particular interest. SCIENTIFIC PROOF It’s long been known that people form groups. Last year, Kurt Gray of the University of North Carolina at […]

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SocialEngine June 2015 Keeping it Rolling Update

We stepped up in June that’s for sure. I’d like to personally acknowledge the entire team’s hard work and efforts to drive this company into the future. We’re looking forward to strong second half of the year, one that will have a profound impact on the company. Here’s the June worked completed: PHP Released a new […]

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Introducing: the SE PHP 4.9.0 Roadmap!

  We’re happy to announce that the roadmap for SocialEngine PHP v4.9.0 is now publicly available.  Here is what we intend to include in v4.9.0. Activity Feed Improvements You asked, we answered. We’re bringing lots of new changes and features to make the Activity Feed even better. One big way we’re doing this is with […]

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June Community Roundup

Hey everyone! June is over so its time to take a look at what has been happening this month with the SocialEngine community! New Add-ons and Updates: Advanced Comments – Advanced Comments plugin is a great extension for Hire-Experts’ Wall plugin. This plugin allows adding the improved version of comments into your site feed. Advanced comments is a […]

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Branded Communities and Customer Connections

People have so many ways to access information making it excruciatingly difficult for a brand to hold anyone’s attention.   Which means connecting with people where it matters most is the real balance in a brand’s effort to stay authentic, but remain in front and relevant to the those who matter. Companies using branded communities have an opportunity to create […]

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Interest-Based Communities vs Social Networks = TKO

Life is best spent with those you love and those who share your same interests and passions. The funny thing is, sometimes those two crowds are substantially different. Where Social Communities Fall Short Social-based communities have limitations. For the most part, individuals in these online communities find themselves connected to people with whom they are already acquainted, […]

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