Activity Items

Properties

id (id) [Read only]
Unique identifier for this activity item. For example: urn:uuid:009d0e07c93
author (screenname) [Read only]
The screen name of the member who generated the activity item
type (activity) [Read only]
The specific action that generated the activity item
createdDate (date) [Read only]
When the activity item was generated
contentId (id) [Read only]
The ID for content that this activity item is about. For example: 94301:Photo:75451. For JoinNetwork and StatusUpdate acitivty types the type is screenname.
url (url) [Read/Write]
the URL to the result of an activity. For example, if a photo was created, this will be a link to the photo.
title (string) [Read/Write]
The title of the content item that was generated. This only applies to content that has a title such as blog posts and photos.
description (string) [Read/Write]
The text of the content item or a generic description of the activity. For CreateBlogPost, this would be the contents of the blog post. For JoinNetwork it would be “Jane has joined the The Cycling Network”
attachedTo (id) [Read only]
For comment activity only. ID of the content the comment for. For example if a member commented on a photo, the contentID will be 94301:Comment:75451 and attachedTo would be 94301:Photo:8675
attachedToType (type) [Read only]
For comment activity only. The owner of the content that the comment is attached to. For example if a member commented on a photo, the contentID will be 94301:Comment:75451 and attachedToType would be Photo
attachedToAuthor (id) [Read only]
For comment activity only. The author of the content that was commented on.
image (id) [Read only]
For photo activity only. ID of the image referenced in the activity. To be used with the image.url, image.width, and image.height sub-properties.

Sub-Properties

author.fullName (string) [Read only]
The full name of the author
author.iconUrl (url) [Read only]
The author’s profile photo
author.url (url) [Read only]
The author’s profile page on the Ning Network
image.url (url) [Read only]
Applies only to CreatePhoto and CreatePhotoComment activity items. The URL of for the photo
image.width (int) [Read only]
Applies only to CreatePhoto and CreatePhotoComment activity items. The width of the photo
image.height (int) [Read only]
Applies only to CreatePhoto and CreatePhotoComment activity items. The height of the photo

HTTP GET

/xn/rest/apiexample/1.0/Activity/recent

Retrieve the latest activity from the Ning Network

Optional Query Parameters:

author (screenname)
Retrieve activity items for a specific member
fields (field)
Comma-separated list of desired properties, this is only a hint to the server
anchor (string)
An opaque token encodes the page of results returned, used in conjunction with count to page through a result set
count (int)
Returns one activity item by default and supports a maximum of 100. Also supports negative values down to -100 for retrieving activity items before the startIndex.

/xn/rest/apiexample/1.0/Activity/count

Retrieve the number of activity items created after the given date

Required Query Parameters:

createdAfter (date)
The ISO-8601 date to start counting after. If the date is more than a week old, a 400 response will be returned

Optional Query Parameters:

author (screenname)
Retrieve the count of activity items for a specific member

HTTP DELETE

/xn/rest/apiexample/1.0/Activity

Retrieve the latest activity from the Ning Network

Required Query Parameters:

id (id)
Delete a specific activity item