SUCCESS INSIGHTS: Should I use a Community Template or Build a Custom Community?
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|Description||Is your organization in the process of planning a Community implementation? Community Templates provide a fast and easy way to stand up a Community declaratively. Custom Communities are ideal for organizations who are interested in deploying Objects that aren't included in the templates, and can incorporate Visualforce elements as well.
As of the Spring '15 release, the available Objects are dependent on the Template you’ve selected:
If additional Objects are required, you will need to use the tab-container (traditional Community) or create your own Community in site.com studio.
There are two ways to create a custom Community outside of the Community Templates:
For more resources check out the Getting Started with Communities Hub
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