Create a group

These guides will help you create groups that work for your team.

How do you want to use your group?

To turn on services for people in my organization

Choose this option to:

  • Turn on Google services for a set of users without changing your organizational structure

Learn more about turning on services using a group

Admin console Groups icon

As an email mailing list

Choose this option to:

  • Create a mailing list people can use to email group members
  • Share docs, videos, and other content

Set up an email mailing list

Groups logo

As a web forum 

Choose this option to let members:

  • Participate in interactive online discussions
  • View discussions in email and on

Set up a web forum

To collaborate on tasks or support

Choose this option to:

  • Create an online forum for tracking support tickets or queries
  • Assign topics to members or mark topics as fixed 

Set up a collaborative inbox

Support your users

As a Q&A (question & answer) forum

Choose this option to:

  • Create an online forum for members to ask and answer questions
  • Set up a default template for new questions

Set up a Q&A forum


More help for Groups admins

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