Ning, Inc. operates Ning, an online platform for creating social Websites. Its platform enables organizers, marketers, influencers, and activists to create an online destination that weaves social conversations in content and inspire action. The company's platform includes instant community, user-generated content, social integration, revenue option, data and analytics, search engine optimized, total control, and mobile features. Its platform is used to build a customer database, solicit and share feedback, provide premium support, and take their message viral. The company serves customers worldwide. Ning, Inc. was formerly known as 24HL, Inc. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Brisbane, California. As of December 5, 2011, Ning, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Glam Media, Inc.