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ActiveRain wishes to honor the men and woman of the Armed Forces this Memorial Day Weekend.  It is impossible to feature all the tributes so like Mother's Day, here is a collection of posts that we found on ActiveRain along with some YouTube videos that were extreamly moving.Modified:  YouTube vi...
To some users ActiveRain has become unresponsive and has been generating "500 errors" this morning. As a result we need to take the site down for approximately 2-5 minutes between 10am and 10:30am to upload a few optimizations.  We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you. We should be ...
Private groups are here!  We just released them along with several enhancements to the existing group features on ActiveRain.  The three main improvements were, the addition of private groups, the ability to invite members to a group, and categories to help people find groups to join.  Details on...
 At times we will be refeaturing this post so new members can see it and as we add some of your excellent posts to this list of Resources! The wonderful thing about Active Rain is the fact that members share their knowledge with each other. Several new members have asked about a help facility and...
In light of recent news articles highlighting the state of real estate commissions many members on this network have engaged in tangential discussions with their colleagues. Many of these discussions have gone into areas that the put participants at risk. I have brought to you the consequences o...
Many of you have already seen the posts flying around or may have noticed the links from the front page.  Next month in June, the ActiveRain Real Estate Network is having it's one year birthday.  To help celebrate Lydia has been working diligently with a number of members to coordinate five seper...
  With so many wonderful posts here about Mother's Day we can't feature all of them, so here is your opportunity to put your Mother's Day post on the Dashboard....  Just put a link to your post in the comments...Here are a few posts that we have seen posted in no particular order:Enjoy Mother's D...
This morning we put up a couple minor feature enhancements to ActiveRain, which members keep asking for.  Here are two of the main ones.Comment notification for non-membersWe added a new way for non-activerain members to receive email notifications of replies to comments they leave on blogs here ...
I've really seen some amazing photos on Localism.  I was seriously impressed by the photos many of you submitted when was visiting family in Idaho, and I decided to show them what I was up to.  They were impressed too.  I really got a feel for some amazing areas, I'd like to visit.  That's the in...
It should be pretty obvious to anyone visiting the site that we made a couple changes to the front page of ActiveRain this morning.  It is just the prelude to many more changes over the next week or two.  We wanted to make sure we highlighted some areas of the site that were getting lost in the s...

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