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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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What should be your goal for First time?

Hi Instructors , If you are new t udemy what should be first goal it shouldn't be earning more , getting more students or reviews .. You might be thinking then why? well here's the answer for new com View more

Referral Link Best answer

Hello everyone Quick problem you might be able to help with:I want to have 2-3 people bringing people to Udemy for my course.I need to be able to reward those people individually.However, there only View more

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how to deal with Unfair Review

How do Udemy or you handle unfair reviews?I published my first course and the first review that I got was 1 of 5.The student did not explain what he/she doesn't like about the course.I noticed that View more

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How to get early approval?

In order to get early approval here are couple f thing you should keep in mind Intended learner seCtion (Make sure you update what the course consist of in brief so that student can easily understand View more

Metallurgy Study Best answer

I am going to create a course about Metallurgy study where I will provide real data of Metallurgy field, where course has steel making, steel type, heat treatment and NDT inspection etc information View more

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French language

Good day everyone. I'm new here, a French language teacher for beginners. Looking for your way to travel international world, develop your business international wise and co. Seeing that we are View more

Natural disaster awareness

Hello everyone, I'm merve sword. I am a new graduate from the emergency and disaster management department. I would like to provide various trainings for people to be more conscious about a possible View more


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Dear team, I submitted my course but almost a week ago but got a message to resubmit it again with review message commenting on my image that it had text. I fixed and marked it as "fixed" but it View more

Simplified, easy to understand

Hello everyone, wishing you well. I want to take this opportunity to thank everyone for the great different courses offered in this platform which many of us take advantage of and enrich our skills View more

course feedback

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Hi Team,From last 3 days I am getting below feedback message."It appears that your Course Landing Page includes excessive capitalization, emojis and/or other special characters."I already did many View more

First course upload Best answer

Hi, from Croatia, glad to be part of this community. We are working on course and are in process of recording and editing and I have few questions please. Our course have intro + 8 episodes, View more

Video lengths Best answer

Hello. I am new in udemy community and creating a new course. My question is if it's engaging for students to watch 30x10 minutes of video material. Or if it is better to make shorter and concised View more

Course Marketing Best answer

Hi, This is Deep Kansara. I am new instructor on udemy & uploaded my first video course on automobiles.Is udemy having the paid marketing plan for increasing the sales of the course View more

Who Owns the Content? Best answer

Newbie question. I probably missed this somewhere in the signup process, but as I create my first class, do I retain ownership of my content? Can I post some of the videos elsewhere, (e.g YouTube, my View more

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Student satisfaction

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@Bella I know student satisfaction is paramount and quite rightly so. Here is a cautionary tale.Many if my courses include a Diploma of Achievement. This just states what a student has done etc. It View more

When does my course "updated"?

HiI'm pretty new to Udemy. I have a quick question to which I couldn't find an answer elsewhere.I see courses with "Updated July 2, 2019". I wonder what is the definition / criteria of "update"? Does View more

Bitrate recommendation on Udemy

Hello everyone, I am looking to record my first course and I would like to be sure I do it properly to avoid weeks of work and conclude at the end I did do it properly.I am recording 1920x1080. View more

What price to start with? Best answer

Good day,With what price should I start a course that lasts around 10 hours ? It will be my first course, so I don't want to make it too high, but in the other hand, with all the promotional offers I View more


Nice to meet you all i hvs created a course rather a information about chat GPT AI .....That's all its pretty fun View more

Slow gaining traction

I am having trouble gaining traction. I have only had 1 sale in a month (at a discount price).I think the content is good (of course it’s mine). I am a 40 year veteran in the field and have had past View more

Video quality review

I am uploading 1920*1080 frame size videos but the quality reviewers again and again saying that video is not filmed in proper ratio.The same video they have passed in test video.Please help me out View more

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Captions and sub-titles

Hi all,I've created my videos already. As they are intended for learners of English, I created them with English and Chinese sub-titles. Now that I've got to the point of uploading them I've come View more

YouTube thumbnails Best answer

Use eye-catching visuals: Use high-quality images or graphics that immediately grab attention and convey the content of your video.Keep it simple: Avoid clutter and keep the design simple, using only View more

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