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Get started with Communities

You can connect with others that share the same interests as you do in Google+ Communities.

How Communities work

What you can do when you join a Community

When you join a Community, you can:

What you can do when you create a Community

When you create a Community, you can:

Create your own Community

You can make your own Community.

How Communities are different from Collections

You can follow a Collection or join a Community.

Communities

  • Communities can have more than one owner and moderator, and other people can join that Community.
  • When you're a member of a Community, you can post to that Community. Members of that Community may see your posts in their home stream.

Collections

  • One person creates a Collection and only that person can post to that Collection.
  • You can follow someone else's Collection to see what they share, but you can't share posts into someone else’s Collection.

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