What is Ning?
A hosting service with a set of community-building tools that allows anyone to create a social network.
Incepted in 2004 in California, USA, NING has been involved in online community building for over a decade which makes it a go-to expert in the industry.
Ning is an web-based social network platform that allows an organization to build customized social websites and interactive virtual communities.
The product contains a design studio that allows users to choose from a variety of themes and customization tools, or to design their own site theme using CSS. Ning allows organizations to share text, website content and multimedia with followers and receive feedback. They also permits built-in social integration with other social websites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Organizers, marketers, influencers and activists use it to promote user-generated content and engage in conversation with their organization’s followers. Registered members can create a new social network with little or no technical skill or pay Ning developers to create a social network for them with a custom look and privacy settings. Currently, They offers both a basic subscription package and premium subscription options.
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