6 Top Selling Points for Online Courses


What are learners looking for in an online course, and how can you show them you deliver? What’s harder: creating or selling your course ? Some course creators know their material backwards and forwards and don’t have any trouble turning it into amazing content—but then struggle to communicate the value of their course to their prospective learners. Of course, not every course will have the same benefits and attractions. Business Sell Online Courses

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How to Sell Courses with Zapier and WooCommerce


Automate your course sales using WooCommerce and Zapier. So, you’ve created a course on LearnDash. Your first steps will be to set up the order fulfillment system that will allow you to list courses as products, have a checkout process, and get paid. As perhaps the most popular e-commerce plugin on WordPress, WooCommerce offers a robust system for monetizing your course content. Create products for your courses in WooCommerce. Trigger: Enrolled Into Course.

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6 Ways to Advertise Your Online Course


Ready to put some ad dollars behind your course? There are many successful online educators who have built their courses without spending a cent on advertising. If you’re ready to try your hand yourself, here are six approaches you can take toward advertising your online course.

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7 Social Media Marketing Tips for Online Courses


For your average online educator, the biggest challenge to launching their course is finding an audience of learners to sign up. At a certain point, for your course to succeed, you need complete strangers to discover and sign up. Business Sell Online Courses marketing social media

Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. In this eBook, Skilljar will discuss the key components of an external training LMS, and why they’re essential for a well-designed customer training program.

Convert From Flash to HTML5 Courses Case Study

Swift eLearning Services

An LMS can eliminate all sorts of complexities that faced during the traditional classroom method learning.

eLearning Brothers Expands Offering with 2,500+ BizLibrary Courses

eLearning Brothers

AMERICAN FORK, Utah—Learning solutions leader eLearning Brothers today announced an agreement with BizLibrary.com to offer more than 2,500 off-the-shelf (OTS) microlearning courses with proven demand. Press Release off-the-shelf courseware new courses press BizLibrary

How to Write an Irresistible Course Description


You’ve spent hours building an online course which you hope will instruct learners and help them take the next step forward in their career, learn a new hobby, or expand their horizons. All that’s left is the course description: your first (and maybe last) opportunity to inspire learners to sign up. And yet, what you write in your course description is one of the most important factors in convincing learners to sign up. Provide an action plan for your course.

A mlearning course?

Clark Quinn

As I mentioned in my last post , yes, I’ll be running a course on mobile learning. And I can understand if you’re thinking “a mlearning course?” So doing the course with the Allen Academy ensured that I could trust the integrity of what we’d do. And, of course, the content is relevant. I derive the course form cognitive principles, so even if the tech changes (and it has) the foundations are transferrable.

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5 Ways to Sell Courses Using WooCommerce


Ready to monetize your new online course? After putting in all the hard work of building your online course, you’re probably feeling eager to start making money off it. Far and away the most popular way to monetize online courses with LearnDash is through the WooCommerce plugin , which streamlines payment processing for educators and learners alike. Want to run a sale on your course to encourage new learners to sign up? Course bundles. Sell the course.

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Stop Thinking Like an Instructional Designer, Start Thinking Like a Game Designer

Speaker: Karl Kapp, Professor of Instructional Technology, Bloomsburg University

Instructional designers tend to think content first and action second. Game designers tend to think action first. Simply changing your mindset from instructional designer to game designer will help you to create engaging and effective instruction. In this unique gamified webinar, Karl Kapp will help you make that shift.

Best Video Hosting Solutions for Online Courses


You’re creating a video series for your course. Video content is an almost-essential feature to online courses. While some course creators get by without it, most find that it’s a popular form of content, and one that enhances their credibility and increases the value of their course.

Taking courses online

Clark Quinn

I of course offered some suggestions, and he opined that I could (and should) be helping others too. Which, of course, I agree with, because that’s what I do. So, here, is a brief summary of my experience taking courses online. For the latter, I led the learning design effort to get an innovative course online. I came back to the US to lead the development of an adaptive learning platform for online courses. So I was talking to my brother the other day.

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Improving Student Learning Through Course Consistency

eLearning Industry

Setting the structure of an online course can be challenging for instructors new to it. A course shell reduces cognitive load, but there are specific steps that are required to implement it successfully.

How to create course content

eLearn Hub

In today’s day and age content is key to nearly anything online, We show you how to create course content. Online course content can be overwhelming to develop. The post How to create course content appeared first on eLearn Hub. Course Development Course Support Course tips & tricks create course content

Digital Learning Tips and Tricks from Neuroscience

Speaker: Margie Meacham, Chief Freedom Officer, Learningtogo

Join "Brain Lady" Margie Meacham for a quick-paced review of the latest tips and tricks as revealed by neuroscience. Learn how the brain works - and, in doing so, discover how to make your training stand out amidst the daily clutter of the online experience.

Managing the E-Learning Course Theme Colors

Rapid eLearning

When someone first starts to build an e-learning course, one of the first things I recommend is determining the colors they’ll use. This way, every time you build a course the theme colors are set up the same and you can easily swap them out when needed.

Best LMS For Teaching Courses Online

Academy of Mine

If you’re thinking about offering a self hosted online course then you’ll undoubtedly come across the need for some type of Learning Management System (LMS). A Learning Management System is the framework that an online course is built upon.

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What Courses Work Best with WooCommerce Subscriptions?


Wondering if you should use the subscription model for selling your course? One of the first decisions businesses have to make when they start running their online course is what pricing model to use. Sell their courses in bundles? Subscription courses come with many pros and cons , and aren’t the best option for every course. 5 Types of Subscription Courses. This can work for some courses, but for others it can be disruptive.

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Email Marketing Tips for Online Course Creators


Simply creating an online courses and putting a price onto it will only get you so far. But any business today will tell you that email marketing fits into every stage of the marketing process, and that includes your online course. Encourage current subscribers to forward your emails to friends who might also be interested in your courses. It’s also the perfect place to shamelessly plug your course. If you sign up for both, you get half off the Greenhouse course.

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How to Create Engaging eLearning Through Visual Design

Speaker: Tim Slade, Speaker, Author, Award-Winning Freelance eLearning Designer

The effectiveness of any eLearning course is only as good as its instructional design. But can instructional design alone make an eLearning course engaging and effective? The truth is, good eLearning design is more than just instructional design. An engaging eLearning course uses visual design, graphic design, and user interface design to help elevate the instructional design. In this session, you’ll learn more about how to use visual design to create engaging eLearning content.

6-Part Course Offers Fresh Take on Designing Online Learning Experiences

Allen Interactions

Based on the industry-leading ideas from Michael Allen’s Guide to e-Learning , this course will fundamentally change the way you perceive the design and development of digital training. eLearning Allen Academy New Course eLearning Design

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Online Classroom Survival Guide: Moodle Course Creation & Classroom Management

Lambda Solutions

LMS Tips Administration Moodle Course Design- 9 MIN READ -.

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Help! My E-Learning Course is Boring.

Rapid eLearning

One of the top questions about e-learning is how to make boring course content more engaging and interactive. Considering the state of many e-learning courses, it’s a good question. Is Course Content Boring? What is Boring Course? There are boring courses.

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#DevLearn Email courses

Challenge to Learn

This session was about a simple but rather cool idea sending out a spaced course via email. devlearn e-Learning email coursesI think it is a cool idea if you do not have an LMS or do not want to use it.

Fulfilling Today's (Changing) eLearning Needs

Speaker: Bryan Marriott, President, P1 Learning

It’s not enough to post 1,000+ courses and leave training up to chance - even if your learners are already aware of their skill gaps, they’re not going to wade through hours and hours of content to find the one course that might help them.

How to Derail Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

I’m in the e-learning community every day helping people troubleshoot their e-learning courses. Often, it’s a matter of troubleshooting how the course is constructed. Like the Xfinity technician, people take courses on a variety of devices and in various environments.

6 Tips to Upsell Your Newest Online Course


How can educators retain learners after their course finishes? Many of our users devote a lot of time and energy into putting together their courses and finding students who would benefit from them. Rather than throw those relationships away when the course is over, educators should provide value-added modules and offers that keep the student interested and give them additional information to help them succeed. Show similar courses students might like.

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Creating an online course -the steps you need to take

eLearn Hub

Creating an online course Creating an online course is a process that anyone can follow providing they have the right guidance. eLearn Hub together with eLearn Help have come up with a course that breaks down everything that you, as the subject matter expert, need to do to develop your own online course. The post Creating an online course -the steps you need to take appeared first on eLearn Hub.

18 Apps that Integrate with Zapier and Your Course


When most course creators start building content, it’s because they want to turn their expertise in a particular field into a profitable business model. The fastest, simplest way to automate course tasks is through our Zapier add-on.

Enhancing the Learning Experience by Leveraging Learner Analytics

Speaker: Seth Puri, EVP Global Sales and Marketing, Gutenberg Technology

The importance of learner analytics is well understood among the eLearning community – but practical knowledge of how to capture and use those numbers is much harder to find. In this webinar, Seth Puri, EVP of Global Sales and Marketing for Gutenberg Technology, will deliver a guide to collecting and assessing learning outcomes – and demonstrate how doing so can help you deliver a differentiated eLearning experience.

How To Get (and Use) Testimonials to Sell Your Course


When selling an online course, it is important to have relevant testimonials can make (or break) your sale. Testimonials give an overview of the course aims and allow new users to identify with others like them, which is important when they’re debating which course plan to purchase. As an online marketer, your customers can’t physically handle your product, thumb through the page of your course manuals, or seen more than just a sample of what you offer.

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What Do You Do if Your Course Goes Viral?


Having a viral course is like winning the online lottery—right? And yet, those who expect to go viral as a matter of course often forget how much content there is online—and how much of it remains under the radar. More importantly, it can often work against you, or lead to inflated numbers that look good on paper, but mean very little in terms of concrete course sales. The last thing you want is for your course to go the way of a failed Kickstarter.

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7 Benefits of Taking Online Courses


Online courses offer several huge advantages for learners over in-person training. For learners who have never taken an online course, signing up can be a little intimidating. Most of us are used to the traditional course model, where we go to a classroom and learn in person from instructors. We’re used to choosing courses based on what’s available that semester, interacting with peers face-to-face, and regular class schedules.

6 Tips for Creating Your First Online Course


Your first course is a learning experience for you, too, so know what you want to learn from it. For many of those starting off in online education, the biggest challenge is creating their first course. Others struggle with writing their course material, while still others grapple with the mechanics of getting their course in front of a large audience. Otherwise, these tips are here to help you gain traction with launching your first online course.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

part of a training course, the content naturally. Of course, specific assessment methods should only. of a course • Motivate learners and allow them to apply the. concepts they have learned so far • Create scoring for a course and provide. entire courses. course.

6 Simple Ways to Market Your Online Course


Tapping into existing communities can help you market your online course. You have created an awesome course. The topic is clearly defined, the materials are engaging, and the course structure is perfectly organized to promote learning. All you need now are students who are ready to learn, but that is easier said than done.How can you market your online course to attract those students? Marketing an online course is often an afterthought for many course creators.

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