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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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Use of Public Domain Video Best answer

I'm curious about what the policy of Udemy is concerning the inclusion of pre-existing videos that are online and accessible by all (Youtube Vimeo etc.). As long as I give full attribution (and a View more

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Steps for Voice Over Presentation (video)

Apologies as I need some clarification - am I right to say if I want to do Voice Over presentation, I will need to create powerpoint slides, then record a narration, and thereafter convert the slide View more

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Cannot find the course I have loaded

Hi,I am not sure if I have everything right. I have checked settings and the link that was sent to me from Udemy when the course was published works...but when I go to the homepage and View more

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example resource usage

Hello, I want to teach SAT, IB and Turkish math. Can I use existing books to get example questions? Do I need to cite it or can I just use it? Thank you View more

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How to get more students?

I have started my new course and i did my best to put a goot content and i need to know how to increase the number of students I would be thankful if i can get answers View more

Youtube links

Hello everyone, I am making my second course in Music, just a quick question, is it legal to mention youtube links in the PDF documents I am gonna attach with each video of the View more

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First time reviews

Hi, I have just pivlished a course on udemy and i want to track my progress. What was your average rating for your first course. Also how did you attract audiance? View more

First time course

Hello everyone.It is my first time here and i wanted to find out.Is it allowed to upload courses of another person who has given me permission to host the course? View more

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Udemy Review Spam filter process improvements

I realize that Udemy has a spam filter that looks at genuineness of reviews which is well intented.From my experience and from that of others I see that it basically blocks a lot more than it should. View more

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Review Best answer

I have a number of clients that said posted reviews and it been over 48 hours and nothing is showing up View more

Discount Coupons

How do you get access to give away discount coupons on your course or courses? Are there discount coupons avaiable to instructors for courses they publish? View more

Course Stats Best answer

Hi, I uploaded my course a few days ago, but every stat (reviews, engagements, enrollments etc) is very slow to update, Some reviews are not even uploaded while stats are being updated just once. View more

Why hasn't anyone read my course yet?

Hello everyone, I have already announced two Chinese courses. How can I attract people to watch my course ?I have advertised on the following online media or social mediaA] FACEBOOKB] View more

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Make a course for the first time

I did a course and pressed me to submit the review and send it a video telling the department but it didn't accept what to do and how to say it in the vide View more

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Can I use powerpoint to create my course Best answer

Hi Everyone,So I want to start creating my first course. Now I wanted to find out can I use powerpoint to create the course? Also has anyone used powerpoint to create a course? If yes can you please View more

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Verification Best answer

Hi Udemy people!!Don't want to bother you unnecessary, just wanted to check something out.My course is ready and uploaded. The verification process seemed a bit strange as only my name and address View more

PowerPoint presentation with audio

I have a PowerPoint presentation with audio included which I would like to sell as a tool to get people to take a full course, is this possibly as Udemy says it must have at least 5 sections? View more

reviews and ratings Best answer

I am looking for ratings and reviews on my first course through instructors. Udemy support team told me that I can connect with other instructors for this purpose. Can anyone please help me out with View more

MoreUdemy designer

I am good at drawing skills and designs. I wanted to be more iinnovative. Therby I preferred to use Udemy. I hope it will be of my great help. I want to create new designs and drawings here.Thank View more

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Where get URL to my brand new course?

I just completed my course. In order to pass review I sent Affidavit stating I indeed is orginal owner of course. Since copyright department intervened and want my course URL? if. Where get my course View more

No sales

For upto 5 days now that I changed my course from free to paid i haven't gotten any sales, please what do you think might be the problem View more

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Initial Reviews

Hi, I published my course 3 days ago. Some of my friends and family members gave me intial reviews on the course, but somehow these reviews are not being shown on my page. Only one review is being View more

Uploading Videos to Sections

Hey there Creative Community! I'm creating sections for my course but the only video I've been able to upload (and see) is the introductory/preview one. Is there a way to upload a video (instead View more

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