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Product Community - Use case & Benefits

Discover the power of product communities & how they can drive customer loyalty & more. Learn how Wylo can help you build a thriving product community.

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June 1, 2024

June 1, 2024

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A few major benefits of running an exclusive product community.
A few major benefits of running an exclusive product community.
A few major benefits of running an exclusive product community.

Have you ever wondered how certain brands have managed to build a devoted community around their products? Are these companies the only ones offering that product, or are there competitors in the market?

A lot of questions, right? Well, think about this - Shopify, or even Spotify for instance, has excelled in building a loyal community of users, setting it apart from its competitors. And in the offline world, Apple has mastered the art of creating a community - an ecosystem that talks for itself.

The truth is that humans crave community and connection. When your customers feel seen, heard, and valued, they become loyal advocates for your brand. It's the secret sauce to building a lasting and impactful online presence.

A few major benefits of running an exclusive product community.

Building a strong community around your product is no longer a choice, but a necessity! A vibrant product community is the secret sauce that transforms users into loyal advocates, providing a treasure trove of feedback, support, and enthusiasm.

Such a product community serve as a live knowledge hub where users of the specific product or service would come together to share insights, seek support, and foster a sense of belonging.

By cultivating a product community using Wylo, you'll unlock the full potential of your users, creating a loyal tribe that will champion your brand and drive growth!

To give you an idea, Wylo is a highly comprehensive and customizable community-building platform that lets brands build robust product communities. Only with Wylo, you can tailor-make your community experience by selecting the features that matter most to you. And the best part? You only pay for the features you choose!

In this blog post, we'll explore the numerous ways Wylo can help you create a dynamic and engaging product community that sets your brand apart. From seamless integrations to a rich suite of features, Wylo provides the perfect toolkit to supercharge your community strategy.

Use cases of a product community


Forums: Fostering Peer Support

One of the primary use cases for a product community is establishing a peer support forum. Think about it, Shopify users often need help tackling one-of-a-kind challenges or maximizing their online store's potential. And let's be real, your users have their own set of questions and concerns too!

Forums user interface of a product community built using Wylo, showing thriving discussions among team members and customers.

Wylo's got you covered with its snazzy forum feature, where you and your users can post queries, share solutions, and dive into discussions specific to your product or niche. It's like creating a super-supportive squad that has got each other's backs! And the best part? It takes some of the pressure off your customer support team so that they can focus on the important stuff.


Collections: Curating Resources & Important Links

Important resources curated in collections, a feature within a product community created using Wylo.

Product communities thrive on the exchange of knowledge and information. Wylo's Collections feature lets you curate and organize top-notch educational content, essential links, and valuable resources all in one spot. With Collections, you'll have the go-to hub for all things related to your product, making life easier and experience more delightful for your community members.


Restricted channels: Feedback & Improvements

Feedback is the lifeblood of product improvement. Wylo's restricted channels provide a secure environment for users to submit feedback and suggest improvements and for you to share announcements and updates.

Members sharing their suggestions in a feedback and improvement channel of a product community built using Wylo.

You can closely monitor these channels, gather valuable insights, and prioritize feature enhancements accordingly. This direct hotline between users and product development teams is the key to creating products that are agile, customer-centric, and totally on point. It's like having a superpower that helps you build something truly amazing!


Event Hosting: Live Sessions & Webinars

Upcoming events listed chronologically within the events tab of a product community created using Wylo.

Ready to take engagement to new heights? Wylo's event hosting feature is your ticket to hosting great live sessions and webinars that educate, engage, and make users feel like part of the crew! This could mean hosting sessions on the latest trends, best practices, product updates, or success stories that inspire and inform. These events are like virtual meetups that supercharge community bonding and give users direct access to experts, making them feel seen, heard, and valued.


Chat: Better Engagement & Support

Members chatting with each other in a threaded chat of a product community created using Wylo.

Chat lets you go the extra mile in terms of engagement. With Wylo, you get DMs and Community chats. DMs let you get personal and connect one-on-one with individual members, while Community Chats are like a dynamic party line where you can message multiple people at once - think Discord-level engagement! Whether it's peer support, bug fixes, updates, or just general stuff, chats is the ultimate tool to build deeper connections, share info, and show your community some love. Go ahead, get chatty, and watch your community thrive!


Custom Branding: Building a Unique Community Identity

Interface for customizing community settings on Wylo, including options to change the community name, description, cover image, logo, custom domain, and more.

Custom branding is vital for creating a cohesive brand identity. With Wylo, you can put your unique stamp on your community's look and feel, reinforcing brand recognition and making it feel like an exclusive club that your users want to be a part of. When users feel like they're part of your brand's inner circle, they'll be more loyal and loving - and that means better customer retention and a strong community in the making.


Benefits of running a product community

  • Community-Led Product Growth: By actively involving users in discussions and feedback loops, you can enhance your product's development in ways that resonate with your customer base.

  • Better Customer Support: Reduces support costs, as users help each other, coupled with faster issue resolution through direct feedback channels.

  • Gathering Insights: Access valuable user insights that can help with strategic decisions and product improvements.

  • Building a Loyal User Base: Product communities foster a sense of belonging and loyalty among users, increasing engagement and retention rates.

  • Product Advocates and Word of Mouth: Engaged community members often become product advocates, promoting the brand through word of mouth and referrals.

  • Competitive Advantage: Companies with thriving product communities gain a unique selling point (USP) or a MOAT that sets them apart from competitors.

A bustling coffee shop depicting the aspects of a vibrant online product community.

Having a community is one deal and managing it is the other, this is where Wylo’s super easy UI comes into play. Wylo offers a powerhouse toolkit for businesses looking to unlock the full potential of product communities.

With our premium customization options, Wylo doesn't just help you build relationships - it lets you create a one-of-a-kind space where your brand's personality shines, your identity resonates, and your reach expands. It's like having a superpower that helps you grow your community and brand in perfect harmony!

In today's customer-centric world, product communities aren't just a nice-to-have but a must-have! By creating spaces for peer support, resource sharing, feedback, and live events, you can cultivate loyal user bases, gather insights, and drive product growth.

Wylo is the ultimate sidekick to help you build and nurture these communities easily, so you can focus on what matters most - delivering amazing products and experiences that delight your users.

So why wait? Start building your dream community around your product with Wylo today and watch it thrive! Have questions or need a little guidance? We're just a click away - reach out to us here and let's get started!

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