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Create a vibrant tech community with the next generation of forum software

Connect your audience in a space where they can ask questions, share product reviews, and discuss the latest technology news

Create online community
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Reach your audience with a seamless WordPress integration
Power up your community with dozens of free extensions
Spend less time moderating with AI-powered content filtering
Monetize your community in ways that work for you

Leverage the power of your community to grow your brand

The Public Community lets you create your own social network. Use extensions and customization tools to create the ideal tech community for your audience, monetize their engagement and grow your brand

Online community
Online community
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Custom domain
Q&A with Best Answer
Built-in SEO
Monetization tools

Seamless WordPress integration

Connect your tech forum with your WordPress website to add engaging social comments and turn readers into loyal community members

What is the Public Community?

The Public Community is a community platform that helps brands grow customer relationships and monetize user-generated content. For a fixed monthly subscription, we provide you with a customizable, branded community where your audience can connect, get answers, and discuss shared interests.

You can also monetize your community by displaying promotional content like advertisements, subscription forms, affiliated products, and your own branded content. We provide you with the flexibility to earn money on your own terms in ways that make sense for you, your community, and your content.

How can I monetize my community?

Our monetize tools provide you with with the flexibility to earn money on your own terms in ways that make sense for you, your community, and your content. For example, you can display promotional content like Google AdSense advertisements, Mailchimp subscription forms, affiliated products, or simply your own branded content.

Our Partner Program makes it easy for hosts to connect and collaborate with brands on campaigns that unlock the earning potential of their community. Communities with over 1,000 active members can apply to connect with advertisers looking to promote their products, and earn money by displaying sponsored content in their community.

How much does it cost?

The Public Community is free while in Beta. You can learn more about our future billing plans here. You can set up your community now and pick a plan later, no credit card required.
Getting started is easy and takes less than five minutes.

What languages are supported?

The Public Community supports bilingual or multilingual communities out-of-the-box. You can create an online community forum in these supported languages: Arabic (العربية), Bosnian (Bosanski), Brazilian Portuguese (português do Brasil), Czech (Čeština), German (Deutsch), Dutch (Nederlands), English, French (Français), Hebrew (עברית), Hungarian (Magyar), Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia), Italian (Italiano), Japanese (日本語), Norwegian (norsk), Persian (فارسی), Polish (Polskie), Portuguese (Português), Slovak (Slovenčina), Spanish (Español), Turkish (Türkçe), Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt), Russian (Русский), Simplified Chinese (简体中文)

Do I need to know how to code?

Absolutely not! A simple admin panel makes it easy to customize every element of your community, so there no need to learn CSS or PHP to build a community that matches your vision. We also provide dozens of free extensions that allow for even greater functionality.

Plus, you can always chat with us if you need a helping hand. 👋

Do I need a web host?

No. The Public Community includes secure, unlimited hosting on all plans. Enjoy world-class speed & reliability (powered by Amazon Web Services) without the hassle of server maintenance, FTP, software updates and other annoying acronyms. Your community will load quickly and reliably from anywhere in the world.

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Earn money by collaborating with advertisers

We're committed making communities valuable for both members and hosts. Our Partner Program connects rising communities with relevant advertisers, and enables hosts to drive additional revenue by displaying sponsored content in their community

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