Create Communities in Enterprise, Performance, and Unlimited Editions—Even Without Communities Licenses

In Enterprise, Performance, and Unlimited orgs, you can create up to 100 communities using the Customer Service (Napili), Customer Account Portal, Salesforce Tabs + Visualforce, or the Aloha templates without buying communities licenses. To create communities using Partner Central, you need to purchase Partner Community licenses. To start creating your community, first enable Communities in your org. Your newly created community has limited access for guest users without licenses. Purchase Community Cloud licenses to allow members to log in, give access to Salesforce objects, or use more page views, based on your business needs.