Merrative is a free community of 5000+ avid readers and publishing talent for the creation, curation, and discussion of great digital literature across books, news, articles, and research papers. They are a cross between Scribd and Twitter - enabling creation and conversation around literature.
Readers, content creators (authors, publishers, podcasters), and communities can:
At present, their community is over 2800 readers with 4500+ newsletter subscribers.
By creating these micro-communities for discussion and collaboration, Merrative aims to enable the publishing of ideas/knowledge one perceives on paper and reduce biased opinions one forms while consuming digital literature.
They aim to create a safe and dedicated space for text-based content creators and consumers to thrive. Hence, as a part of a unique ecosystem, they have created a managed publishing talent marketplace.
The community help authors, podcasters and companies to become media-first brands by connecting with world-class publishing talent. They do this by being your lean, virtual editorial team. But also, helping you hire across freelancers, full-time, or interns. This includes talent and partnerships across publicity, ghostwriting, translations, copywriting, book marketing, etc.
Merrative is also working with SaaS tools and enablers to create a directory that will allow readers to access amazing publishing, content marketing, and productivity tools. It's an ecosystem where you can hire top 5 % publishing talent.
Thus, the community aims to be a wholesome hub to enable the creation and engagement of literature that is appreciated and consumed for centuries to come.
Join and create discussions:
start or join online/offline group discussions, read along, workshops on literature across any topic (film, poetry, tech, news, and more). It's a space to share your thoughts, summaries, and reviews.
Create and publish unique content:
Creators and brands can access the top 5% of publishing talent to craft and manage their own publications. You can hire expert content creators to write and edit for you.
Improve your work with colleagues' perspectives and reduce biased opinions leveraging wisdom.
Above 13 years of age only.
As a member, you can participate and start conversations with people sharing the same passion for literature. They host rooms where you can discuss and read about technology, entrepreneurship, fiction, and more.
Once in there, there are spaces where you can share your thoughts, connect with content creators, and improve your craft.
They have a library of past newsletters, and also a section to explore case studies about creators and companies building media first brands.
Moreover, you can check 5 lessons from the book of the week.