About this List of Online Communities

This list of communities is geared towards business owners, and range from communities focused on independent businesses, all the way to large scale corporations. If there's a business question you have, you are sure to find someone that can help you answer it in one of these communities.

48 Online Communities for Business Owners

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r/smallbusiness on reddit
Questions and answers about starting, owning, and growing a small business
374K
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Indie Hackers
Learn from the founders behind hundreds of profitable online businesses, and connect with others who are starting and growing their own companies.
140K
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Small Business Brief
A friendly place to share small business ideas and knowledge, ask questions, find help and encourage others that are involved in the small business industry. Topics include small business marketing, generating revenue and small business computing.
100K
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r/sweatystartup on reddit
A hub for entrepreneurs of all kinds with a skew towards regular old fashioned businesses.
2019
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39K
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Business Advice Forum
Business Advice Forum is a very active, friendly webmaster and business forum, where members can get advice and support for their small business or website. The majority of our discussions relate to online business, with the majority of the members being webmasters.
35K
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Small Business Forum
We are a friendly community of small business owners sharing our experience to help others, discuss issues, talk shop, and learn more about runnining and growing our businesses.
29K
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r/thesidehustle on reddit
How do I make more money on the side of my full time hustle? Growth marketers who know how to do things and have put in the hard work.
2019
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26K
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r/indiebiz on reddit
A Reddit for small businesses, independents and startups to offer and share services, products, resources, and insight.
7K
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Makerlog
Makerlog works by logging your daily project-related tasks, earning streaks (consecutive days of work), and interacting with other makers to get feedback or early users.
6K
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BizWarriors
BizWarriors is the leading discussion forum for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Are you an entrepreneur looking to expand your business? A new aspiring entrepreneur looking for information on how to start a business? A small business owner looking for ideas on how to manage and grow your business? At BizWarriors Forum, you can learn from others about how to plan, finance, promote, and grow your business.
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Productize Community on facebook
The place to discuss anything related to productized services and ManyRequests, a software to build and manage your productized service. Agency owners / freelancers / marketers / bootstrappers / startup founders --> Turn your services into a scalable, profitable, business. Launched or running a productized service? Feel free to ask for feedback as well as share your milestones.
2018
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5K
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r/indiewebdev on reddit
All topics front-end and back-end by the web development community. Discord: https://discord.gg/M9PFbx7Cem
2021
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5K
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Local SEO Community
Local SEO Community is for anyone who wants to discuss and learn more about local SEO and Google My Business tips and strategies. We welcome people who work in local SEO (agencies, freelancers), as well as small business owners, large business owners, and anyone in between. Members consist of beginners who are just learning about local SEO, all the way to experts, who know almost everything about local SEO and Google My Business optimization.
2020
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2K
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WIP
Join a community of makers shipping together. From first-time entrepreneurs to solo-founders bootstrapping $300,000/year companies. Build better habits by surrounding yourself with productive makers. Get advice & feedback from experienced bootstrappers. Stay accountable by publicly sharing your progress.
2020
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2K
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Microconf on slack
Join a vibrant community of nearly 1,500 founders and aspiring founders of startups and SaaS companies from around the globe. We host a weekly live streamed AMA with founders of some of the most influential SaaS businesses from around the world, host various networking opportunities, and much more.
2K
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Furlough Community on discord
Connecting mentors, entrepreneurs, professionals, students and graduates to support growth while encouraging knowledge sharing in one collaborative ecosystem!
1K
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Republic of SaaS
Hyper growth Community of SaaS Investors, founders, ecosystem partners including incubators, podcasters, mentors and advisors.
2020
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1K
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Pigeon Hack on slack
A community of 600+ micro-preneurs and #indiemakers focused on audience first growth and general sales stuff.
2019
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NED & Board Advisor Network on guild
For NEDs (Non Executive Directors), prospective NEDs, trustees and board advisers of all types to share, learn from, and help each other.
2020
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514
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Trends Pro
πŸ’¬ Meet Successful Founders and Investors Join successful founders and investors such as Ben Tossell, Hiten Shah, Rob Walling, Rosie Sherry, Tyler Tringas, Lenny Rachitsky, Shripriya Mahesh, Arvid Kahl and more. πŸ†• Discover What’s Next Get the next 52 weeks of Trends Pro reports. Each report saves you more than 50+ hours of market research. πŸ—£οΈ Learn From the Best Hear from experts in our community. Get your questions answered and collaborate with others on topics such as Micro Private Equity, Micro-SaaS, Digital Products and more. πŸ‘€ See Around Corners See topics weeks, and sometimes months, before others. Join us as we collaborate, share predictions and find opportunities together. 🧍 Daily Standups Get feedback, share wins, get support on launches, meet new friends, ask for help and share your work. Stay accountable alongside a group of successful founders. πŸ“… Weekly Meetups Hit a 10-Day Standup Streak and Join Trends Tribe Every Monday @ 5PM ET
2020
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