Now it is possible to create an online and the email-based groups with the help of Google Groups. It is a free service where users can connect with one another and discuss about the specific topic.
To create a Google Group, you must have a google account where you can sign-in using your Gmail username and the password.
Steps to Create A Group in Google
Step 1: Type “Google Groups” into Google Search and click on “Google Groups” link to go to its home page.
Step 2: To create a group in google, click on “CREATE GROUP”.
Step 3: Enter your group name (which should clearly tell about the main topic of your group), your group email address (it will be automatically assign based on your group name), a group description (which should accurately describe the types of topics), group’s primary language, group type (whether you want to post from the email list, web forum, Q&A forum or from Collaborative inbox).
Now you have to fill-up the basic permissions such as who can view your topics, who can Post on your group and who can join your group.
Step 4: After filling up all the details, click on “CREATE” at the top of the screen.
Step 5: You have to enter the Captcha displayed on the screen for verification and click on “Continue”.
Step 6: Now your group is successfully created in google. You will get a notification saying “Congratulations! Your Google Group has been created”. Click on “Okay”.
Step 7: You can make some changes on your group if you wish, otherwise click on “Save my changes”.
Step 8: Your google group is now created and you can now start adding messages in it.