Ning, hosting of 2.3 million social networks, said it would stop the free service and customized programs or switch to charge or stop using. Ning is a service that allows anyone to create social networks on any topic. There are a few sites this big change. The company said it will stop offering social networking services for free. They will also give 40% of their retired employees.
In 2007, Marc Andreessen, co-founder and chairman of Ning said, Ning may cover the cost of the network for free with proceeds from advertising. But now it seems this strategy has not brought results. He said about allowing home Ning social networks patchwork network of its source, but later on Ning for this feature to stop customers can install applications onto the network.
No more free hosting services on Ning, how much data will be transferred to customer service for a fee, how many will switch to use other services, and how many will leave? Ning is SocialGo opponents have focused on providing services for a fee.