The Collective is a free community for Disciple Media hosts and community builders who wish to connect and inspire themselves.
The community offers a space to meet community experts and enthusiasts with similar interests. In case you are not a Disciple Media host but you love building communities, you are also welcome to join.
Once you become a member, you can introduce yourself using the community's online forums. There is also a Q&As section to solve your doubts about the community's methodology.
On the other hand, there is a dedicated space for sharing news and events. Events include AMAs with experts, live sessions approaching different community-building topics, and expert-led live streams. Furthermore, The Collective includes a members directory where you can find like-minded people.
There is also a space to share resources such as recording from previous sessions, templates, and more. Lastly, the community offers some courses on community building and monetizing your community.
Take a course:
The community offers two courses on community building. You will learn about content creation, organizing events, monetizing communities, and other important topics for community builders.
The community has a resources section with 14 different types of content. You will find sessions' recordings, a knowledge base, templates, podcast episodes, blog posts, and more.
Participate in events:
The Collective hosts virtual events such as Q&A sessions, live streamings, and "Feature Focus Live", among others. These events offer an opportunity to learn from special guests and industry experts.
Community members have the chance to attend different learning events. On the one hand, there are Q&A sessions with special guests. They focus on a specific topic and discuss members' questions about it.
Another event is called Feature Focus LIVE. In these events, members gain tips and strategies to explore new features and learn how to use them.
On the other hand, there are live streams with experts, who share information and advice on a specific topic. All events are virtual. You will find a detailed description of the events and the date on the community's online forums.
Members of The Collective interact inside the online forums, through the news, introduce yourself, and Q&A sections. They can post and comment on others' posts. They can also join the Feedback & Support space to solve their doubts and support other members.
The community has a section with resources in 14 different formats:
The Collective offers two courses. The first one is to learn about community building. It has 7 modules and it's completely virtual. The second one is to learn about monetizing your community. To enroll, you need to fill out a form.