Dear PortlandNeighborhood Network Members & Visitors:
Here is some help for your frequently asked questions on how to use the network features.
My Page - How to customize your own member profile page.
Privacy - Go to My Page, and check My Settings to set your profile viewable only to friends. Read the help section for more info on how to protect your data, block unwanted emails, etc.
Events - How to add events, invite friends to events, and more
Forum - Similar to most web-based forums, this is where Members can create new discussion topics and/or reply to the discussion remarks of other Members. As with blogs, Members can insert hyperlinks, images and videos, but Forums also give Members the ability to Attach File(s), not unlike sending an attachment in an email message, only in this case the attachment gets posted to the forum where it can be viewed/downloaded by all.
Music - How to upload songs, use convert and upload songs from your iTunes, and more
Comments- Comments can be left on Members' Comment Walls, but also on blogs, pictures, videos, and just about anywhere you find a "comment box". Intended for short quips THAT ARE VIEWABLE BY ALL MEMBERS, notification of new comments show up under the "Recent Activity" section of the Main Page.
Messages - A way for Friends and Administrators to communicate PRIVATELY across the social network.
Email Notifications- These are emails the social network sends to the email address specified in your account settings notifying you of specific types of new activity. For any specific social network, you can manage your email settings by clicking on the “My Settings” link in the right column of the network.
Photos - How to upload and share photos
Videos - How to upload and share videos
Tags - What are tags and how to use them
Main Help Page - links to all help pages with more comprehensive information.
*All information is from Ning's HELP / FAQ webpage
Last updated by Lorri E. Jun 22, 2013.