Hello folks! 👋
I'm Pramod, co-founder at Threado. Welcome to our weekly newsletter about everything community. 🤝
In this edition, we've curated for you:
💡 In the Spotlight - Creator Economy - A Beginner's Read
🗞️ Community Space Reads - What's happening in the community space
📅 Community Events - Insightful workshops, webinars, masterclasses to help you grow and manage your communities better
💼 Community Jobs - Exciting openings at community-led organizations
🤝 Hiring alert at Threado - Opportunities for you to work closely with our founding team and build Threado together
Let's get started!
Creator economy is taking everyone by the storm. Today, Creators can earn their first ETH by making NFTs or joining a DAO!
If you're still unsure about this space - you're not late yet. We got you covered! 🤗
Here's a great chat about all concepts of creator economy 👇
We compiled a list of tools that could help out creators build & monetize content and build an audience/community. Check it out here!
Some more food for thought meanwhile → Why are creator communities moving to DAOs successfully? 👇
🔎 3 Types of communities you can choose to build
👶 A community is born when you identify the problem - the solution for which lies in bringing together people and enabling them to interact!
Siddharth Ram talks about 3 types of communities you can build:
✅ 5 To-Dos for Community Building
🧑💼 Community building is a tough job. However, the steps to get there are pretty straightforward. Sharath lists them here👇
💰 Discord Is Worth $15 Billion after new funding
In a new financing round, led by Dragoneer Investment Group. Baillie Gifford & Co., Coatue Management, Fidelity Management & Research Co. and Franklin Templeton also participated, alongside existing investors Discord raised $500 million. Discord is now valued at $15 billion.
💸 Canva raises $200 million at a $40 billion valuation
With a fresh round of $200 million led by T. Rowe Price, Canva is now valued at $40 billion. New and existing investors participated in the round, including Franklin Templeton, Sequoia Capital Global Equities, Bessemer Venture Partners, Greenoaks Capital, Dragoneer Investments, Blackbird, Felicis and AirTree Ventures.
BTW, Community Hacked has planned an event on 24th September with Monica Silvestre, the Global Head of Community at Canva. Would definitely be an interesting conversation!
Check out details in the 'Community Events'.
🤝23rd Sept, 9:30 PM IST: How To Build A Thriving Developer Community
📈 24th September, 10:30 PM IST: Learn how to grow and engage your community with Monica Silvestre, Global Head of community at Canva.
🐤 Community Manager - Twitter Spaces, US Remote
If you are eager to be a part of the founding team of an early-stage product-led startup, hop on to our ride! We're hiring for key roles. Check them out 👇
Sr. Software Engineer (Frontend) - Folks with 4+ years of experience in ReactJS
Graphics Designer - 2+ years of experience in turning words and thoughts into sharp graphics and illustrations.
Content and Social Media Manager - if you've the gift of the gab and have a knack for (un)knowingly bringing delight to your junta on social media, we'd love for you to be the voice of Threado.
Community Manager - looking for someone passionate about building and growing a community from the ground up (3-4 years of exp and beyond).
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