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Webinar Recordings 🎥 This thread is pinned

Hello instructors, We wanted to take a moment to share with you all the webinar recordings that we have had so far. Whether you're in the pre-production stage of your course or looking to optimize View more

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Course Creation Resources This thread is pinned

Udemy is not just a wealth of information for learners, we also have various resources to help instructors succeed! To get you started, we’d love to share with you some helpful resources to help you View more

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How to define your target audience? This thread is pinned

Before you start creating your course content, it is important to dedicate some time to think about who your intended learners are. A few simple questions can help you do this: Who are they? Where View more

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Feedback Thread: Give & Get Feedback on your course here! This thread is pinned

Whether this is your first or fifth course, it’s always helpful to hear from other instructors how you can improve your course content to be even better. Before you share your course content, check View more

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How to choose a course topic? This thread is pinned

An important part of creating your first course on Udemy is deciding what you want to teach. Our community is full of instructors who are experts in a variety of topics that go from computer science View more

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Best Instructor Posts of All Time — Course Creation Best answer

We want to help you make more and better courses, so we’ve compiled a list of the best discussions about course creation for folks to read. We hope these conversations and tips help answer the most View more

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A list of useful sources for instructors Best answer

Hi guys, I thought it could be interesting to have one post with a list of all the usefull sources for instructors, like music, graphics and software.... I started with what I usually use and with View more

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First Course

Hi....I am creating my first course on Udemy as an instructor and want to ask some questions: 1) Where can I add the pre-requisite notes required for the course? Could I send it as a mail along with View more

keyboard sound

Hi,Although my Audio is pretty clear, and very audible, but sometimes when I am speaking and typing I have small keyboard sounds in the recording, is that acceptable? View more

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Suggesting a new Course in Steel Structures

Hi people, i am new in Udemy Community and i want to make my new course on Udemy.I am a Civil Engineer specialized in Steel Structures (Designing - Detailing).Suggest a topic to start...Steel Excel View more

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Course Upload with 80 percent completion

Hi, Is it possible I submit my course, and give detailed titles of the last two chapters as up-comming? Can I make my course live with that as per Udemy guidelines? Or I have to complete it end to View more

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uploading file

good eviningI am trying to upload a file as a source with video files but it does not accept, the file size is only 34 KBis there any way pls View more

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Market Situation

This is my first course, I hope very soon market will move upward direction and all our instructor will get students too.Due to Covid-19 though situation is not very good but slowly market will pick View more

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rearranging video

Hi JUst uploading my first course and uploading the video clips, when they are all uploaded can I rearrange the viewing order of the clips in the course ? View more

My first course

Hi All, Just published my first course and I want to change the main "topic" of what it teaches. However I see a grey lock on that section. Is there no way to edit the smaller info sections after you View more


Hi everyone I am going to start my first udemy course ,I am very much excited for this as I am very passionate about this and I like to distribute that knowledge which we have. I believe in those View more

QT file size 22GB

Hi,I am just uploading my first course, the file I am trying to upload is Quicktime 20 minutes long and 22GB and I need to get it down to meet Udemy 4GB file size limit.I heard about Handbrake but in View more

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HI EVERYONE 🙌 ,i hope you're having a nice dayThis my first time here and honestly i don't know where to start so if any kind person see this please i'll really appreciate you if you help guide me a View more

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Free versus paid

Hello everyone,Hope all fine & cool Just wanted to take your perspective on free versus paid course, I have created a course and the duration of thar course is 10hours, initially thought of View more

Can I mention my email in the course? Best answer

Hi, I am preparing a new course.Every module ends with something like "if you have any question, please write it down here or send us an email at" it is allowed? I know udemy has its own View more

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video orientation Best answer

Hello everyone, I'm in the middle of creating my first kids art course on Udemy. Some of my videos are filmed in landscape and others in portait. Is this ok?Looking forward to hearing from you on View more

Behavioral Health & Symptom Awareness

Hello Udemy Family I'm new to the platform and I decided to introduce my Busy Brain Foundation to the platform as well, Busy Brain Foundation is a Foundation that deals with Mental Illiness from a View more

Tax issues

I am an online medical instructor and lives outside USA . Do I have to fill taxes form ? Why ?What are the requirements to fill it ?How to define a specific percentage for tax ? What is the criteria View more

How can I sell more courses. Best answer

Hello Udemy community, I have published my first course on Udemy. It would be very nice if the experts here can help me to sell more and more courses and earn some good amount of money. View more

Fusion 360

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Hi everyone.Iam overjoyed to be a member of this community. I have really learnt a lot since joining this community. I'm doing a course in biotechnology. I am a new member in this community. I just View more

Two people using one account Best answer

My business partner and I are planning an ambitious set of courses, but we're wondering how to publish under our "company" name rather than one or the other of our individual accounts. We'd both like View more


Hello! I am new to udemy, and I have a question: How do you proceed with the course diploma? View more

From 4k to 720p

I have my 5k mac, and my course is 2 hours of screencasting in 4k.I found out here on Udemy video should be 720p.So when I downscale my video in Final cut pro from 4k to 720p i have lost all of my View more

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New Instructor Advice

Hi! I'm a new instructor and my course just got launched on Udemy. I will like to get advice on how to succeed as an instructor on Udemy, and increase sales for my course. Thanks! View more

How to get paid by students

Hello pals. My name is Nancy Ada. I'm from Nigeria and i'm new here. I want to find out the payment options for me in Nigeria as well as how to market my first course. View more

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