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Many communities have built atop various communication platforms and social networks, but those platforms aren’t primarily focused on serving the needs of communities. Increasingly, these communities form and engage online on platforms like Slack, Discord, or Facebook Groups. While the appetite for online communities grows, the accompanying management toolkit still misses the mark. Here are 10 features that we wish we had in a unified platform, based on real experience running and leading communities. Payments and built-in monetization models are promising for communities.