SkyscraperCity is a free community for architects, designers, and urban building enthusiasts, and the largest online forum on skyscrapers.
You can register easily by using your Facebook or Google account. The community offers several articles about architecture, new trends in design, information about urban buildings, and the latest news to stay up-to-date with the industry. Some of these articles include videos, while others open the floor for discussion.
One of the best things about SkyscraperCity it's that it is a multilingual community. This means you will find posts in many languages (Spanish, English, Dutch, Croatian, among others). Additionally, it's a great community to participate in if you want to be always up-to-date about what's happening in the world of architecture. SkyscraperCity gives you the opportunity to interact and share ideas with architects and designers from many countries.
The forums are classified into categories according to the topic. For example, there are specific forums for people interested in Megatalls, Supertalls, SkyScrapers, or General Urban Development. Also, you can join forums based on the continent in which you are based. For instance, the North American Skyscrapers Forum or the Africa Forum.
Stay up-to-date with the latest news:
SkyscraperCity it's a great source of information, and registering allows you to avoid missing any news about the latest trends in architecture and design around the world.
Participate and interact in worldwide forums:
Interact and share your ideas with architects, designers, and enthusiasts from many countries. The community's online forums are great to bounce off ideas and meet like-minded people.
Access multilingual information:
Language won't be a problem. If English is not your main language, this is good news! There is free material and posts in many languages inside SkyscraperCity.
In the free version, you can access all posts, videos, and many online forums of the community. On the other hand, the premium version will eliminate ads, give you access to premium forums, an exclusive premium badge, and the possibility to unlock a focused reading mode.
Members of SkyscraperCity get to know each other through a section called fun forums. Inside, you will find two sections. The first one is called "The Urban Tourist and Much More". It's a section to discuss trips, share pics and do some small talk. The second section is called "About the forums"; and it's a space to introduce yourself and embed social media. Additionally, you can participate in many other topic-specific forums, where members ask questions, request advice, and share their knowledge with others.
Being part of SkyscraperCity allows you to access hundreds of forums on architecture, building styles, design, trends, specific projects in particular countries, etc. Moreover, you will find posts in different languages as well as pictures and videos of skyscrapers, highrises, supertalls, and other pieces of architecture. On top of it, you will have the chance to appreciate online showcases and galleries.