Chat

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The main community chat is hosted via Discord and located at chat.lbry.org. Some Hives maintain separate chat rooms that can be discovered by checking the list of Hives.

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The Main Chat

The main community discord is a massive chat server used by over 1,500 community members. There you can...

  • explore and develop ideas
  • share and discover content and media
  • help test new releases
  • participate in contents and competitions
  • get technical support
  • find your place in the The Swarm by creating or joining a LBRY hive
  • get funding through the The Tavern for an initiative or project
  • chat with other LBRY users and creators from around the world about anything at all!

Joining the Chat

  1. Go here and follow the instructions to make a Discord account and join the server.
  2. Once you are in the server, follow the instructions to verify that you are a human.
  3. Say hi!!
  4. Explore and join rooms. A lot of communication happens via channels that start hidden, organized around Hives. Check out this table for the full list. If the hive is listed as having a role on the LBRY discord, ask for that role in the #hiveroles channel.

Other Things to Know

If you are looking to create a hive, join the #makeahive channel and follow the instructions on the the Swarm page of this wiki.

If you are a developer, ask for the developer role and check out the #developers channel.

If you are a non-developer contributor, like a designer, marketer, outreach specialist, translator, organizer, or what-have-you, ask for the contributor role and check out the #contributors channel.

If you are a content creator, ask for the creator role and check out the #creators channel.

Don't be afraid to ask for help with anything in the #help channel.


Otherwise, stick around in the #general channel and feel free to explore!