The United States Pharmacopeial Convention host several Expert Exchange communities on Discourse and were looking for a common community template.
I suggested aligning the design with the look of their blog that is aimed at advancing expert content:
So the communities follow a similar layout and feature some posts with a card design:
Another goal was to facilitate search and finding existing topics. For this we used the official Docs-plugin as the standard search feature. It offers an encyclopedic interface with combinable filters:
Project Scope: Concept, Theme Design, Theme Development
No public site: This community is for members only