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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 Student

Hi Everyone,I have just finished my first course about 3 weeks ago now. How long would you say before it starts to get some traction? Are there any promotion tips that anyone has? Does it help one View more

Course referral links and price setting


Hi everyone, I am currently marketing my Udemy course and wanted to ask for some guidance on how referral links and coupons work. I would like to set the price of my course to be a particular price, View more


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Finding a Course Topic and Price

Hello, I have gained a small following on social media and would like to create a course to advertise to my followers. I have an idea of the courses I could create but I have come to a standstill View more

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Using the Marketplace Insights Tool

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Udemy recently published some incredibly valuable guidance on course topics that are poised to perform well in today's marketplace. I'm already jumping on a couple of them myself. But what if you're View more

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I feel so excited for my fist course

Hi, I will prepare a new course about heart-lung machine and cardio pulmonary bypass. I am working as a perfusionist and I know so many people worried about heart surgery. So I would like to give View more

Free or paid?

I was wondering that if I make my course free, get a few hundred students with free course and then make it paid! I feel like no-one will buy a course with 0 students and 0 reviews! View more

Re: Course Duration

I'm working on my first course. I'm focusing on quality rather than quantity. So, I'm trying to cover everything in the course succinctly. Any advice on duration of course. I've decided 3+ hours.I've View more

راه حل

Hello dear friends, I uploaded my course. Since I am in Iran, I had a problem reviewing the course. Please, if anyone can help me, how to put my courses in the market and students. Of course, I View more


I have just submitted my first test video. Nothing really complicated, but it took me forever to make it. Question for the old hands here: Are the first five or ten video clips automatically View more

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Kick off Best answer

HiI will ask you for easier hint how I can basic Audio recordings on my free lectures with powerpoint.I went to resources I found it useful but highly technical to start simple View more

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New class just published

Hello, I would like to know how do I get the class to people who want to take the class. Do I just tell them to go to udemy and sign up or what? Help Please. I have 5 people who want to take my View more

How do I get sales with my 1st course?

Hello team, I published my 1st course a week ago. I got students with a free promo code. However I got just 1 paying student. Can you give some tips to get more sales. Do you know someone that can View more

Are computer generated voices acceptable? Best answer

Although my voice is ok, I've had the snuffles for far too long. I've starting creating my first course Learn C Games Programming and discovered that text-to-speech voices on Windows 10 are pretty View more

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New frustrated instructor.

Hi guys, it's me again. I published my first two courses in August but my conversation rate is too low. I have changed my landing page a couple of times already. I suspect that people don't like my View more

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