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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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Unable to upload my video

Hi there!plz help me. I have been trying to upload my test video. All requirements are well within the mentioned criteria 720p and 3min video in .mov format everytime it gets stuck on processingplz View more

Udemy for Business

I thought I knew how Udemy for Business worked but apparently not. I thought you had to have an established course, good reviews etc. Late last year I saw a course launched by an Instructor. 15 View more

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Pleased to talk with you

Hello everyone, Pleased to talk with you. Udemy is remarkable to design a course .I was wondering . Ive always had great difficulty with reading and writing and literacyin general amongst other View more

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resolution and captions

hi, I am new instructor. I published my course and the captions of my lecture video is auto generating but my promotional video does not generating captions. How to add auto captions in my View more

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Bold keywords in Course Subtitle

Hello, I've just published my first course and am doing some research for my next course. I noticed in my search that some of the Courses subtitles have certain words in bold. Is this done by using View more

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Accounting for Managers

Dear Sir/Maam, Greetings ! I am Dr Pooja Kapoor, working as an associate professor in Delhi NCR region. Kindly let me how to get registered in UDEMY platform as a coach/trainer for accounting based View more


is it possible to collect contents from youtube to post them on udemy as courses? View more

My first course and I need help

Hello guys. I just finished making videos but when I try to publish in udemy, I couldn't do it because payoneer did not confirmed my card yet. Also I don't know that do I have to make my videos more View more

Please drop me a line Best answer

Hello everyone, I am glad to be here . I am new to Udemy. Would welcome all suggestions . So, please spare your valuable moments and drop me one line on what could be of help. Thank View more

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Disconnect Payoneer

Hey, I connected my udemy account to payoneer, however they won't let me into my account anymore due to the 2 factor authentication. The phone number has been disabled long time ago. When I contact View more

Tips to create course faster Best answer

Course creation takes a lot of time and sometimes being productive is hard. I would really like to know from all the instructors how do you stay focused and productive? What kind of schedule do you View more


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Tax form

Hi everyone! Happy new year!I see that there are lots of questions being asked about tax form and in answers I didn’t saw any guidance or manual (anything which can help) to better understand how to View more

getting students enrolled

I started with my first course "Give your T-shirt a second chance" 2 months ago.Now I am working on my 7th course-but I don,t get hardly any enrollment.I decided to make my first course for free and View more

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Tax forms for citizens outside of the USA?

Hey everyone,I hope you have all had a great start to 2021! I have been thinking of creating a course for some time now and I am pretty excited to get started.I am from Europe and not sure which tax View more

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Missing payments

Dear All at Udemy,I've posted my first course on June 22,2020. And till now there is no a single payment I've received from you till now and I've contacted your support many times without any useful View more

W8-Ben Form

I've completed the W8-Ben form, but on my instructor page it's telling me I have to complete it still. Is this normal? Does that notification get removed once the form has been processed for example? View more

Discounts for other courses

Can I offer students a 50% off my second course if they register for my first course? I've seen other courses do things like this in the past by including a discount code in the last lecture, but was View more

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Promo Video - optional? Best answer

Happy New Year all, I am a first time course publisher (in-waiting). Quetion: Is the promo video optional? I have possibly been asked to change it, and I am thinking 'can I delete it and live without View more

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New Year Resolutions of 2021

Either you have power over your circumstances Or your circumstances will overpower you.Before further moving into Resolutions for this new year just glance your activities of previous year and note View more

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Understanding when a Udemy review is required?

I just completed my very first Udemy course called Introduction to METS the Minimal Essential Testing Strategy. After I completed the course, I submitted it for review and within about 2 hours (wow, View more

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How to join udemy as a tutor

I want to join udemy as a tutor for publishing course on Python Javascript and MachineLearning . So I upload a test video of 3min and submit that video. I want to ask is This the only procedure to View more

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