Groups.io — A modern take on Google Groups

Chris Leong
Oct 11, 2014 · 5 min read
  • Hashtags allow members to filter out topics that they find uninteresting.
  • A broad range of subscription settings and administration options are available.
  • The integrations are a nice feature, but they don’t yet tap their full potential.
  • Greatest weaknesses: There aren’t many public groups yet. Lack of a public API.
  1. Mailing lists are more likely to draw people who are serious about discussion.
  2. It is harder for groups on Facebook to build credibility.
Groups interface
Hashtags
Email delivery
Moderation options
Hangouts integration
Integrations — It’s my first post, sorry about the highlights
Discovery mechanisms
The basic plan and another accidental highlighting

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