Topic

Manage forum topics on your Ning Network

Properties

id (id) [Read only]
The unique ID for the forum topic
author (screenname) [Read only]
The screen name of the member who created the forum topic
createdDate (date) [Read only]
The time stamp from the creation date
updatedDate (date) [Read only]
The time stamp from the last modification
featuredDate (date) [Read only]
When the topic was featured
url (url) [Read only]
URL of the blog post
title (string) [Read only]
The title of the forum topic
description (string) [Read only]
The body of the forum topic
visibility (visibility) [Read only]
Can friends see or all members see the forum topic
commentCount (int) [Read only]
The number of replies to the forum topic
tags (string) [Read only]
A JSON array of tags: { "food", "apple" }
categoryId (id) [Read only]
The category this topic belongs to. If the Ning Network doesn’t have categories then this will be an empty value.
isClosed (boolean) [Read only]
True if this topic is not open for replies
private (boolean) [Read only]
True if this topic is topic is private

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

HTTP GET

/xn/rest/apiexample/1.0/Topic

Retrieve a specific forum topic or a specific set of topics, up to 100.

Required Query Parameters:

id (id)
The ID of the blog post, multiple id parameters are allowed, up to 100

Optional Query Parameters:

fields (field)
Comma-separated list of desired properties, this is only a hint to the server

/xn/rest/apiexample/1.0/Topic/recent

Retrieve the most recent forum topics sorted by createdDate.

Optional Query Parameters:

category (id)
Retrieve topics from a specific category
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 blog post by default and supports a maximum of 100. Also supports negative values down to -100 for retrieving blog posts before the anchor.

/xn/rest/apiexample/1.0/Topic/alpha

Retrieve the forum topics sorted alphabetically.

Optional Query Parameters:

category (id)
Retrieve topics from a specific category
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 blog post by default and supports a maximum of 100. Also supports negative values down to -100 for retrieving blog posts before the anchor.