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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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How can i make my course for free after i published it Note : its practice test not course and videos View more

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Igbo language

Hello everyone,I'm ugoala Comfort Chimgugurum and I hail from the Eastern part of Nigeria where the Igbo language is spoken.This class is all about learning the Igbo language. Igbo language is one of 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

Anything I can do about font size? Best answer

I have just launched my first course, but one of the feedback I got is that font size is too small. It's entirely based on screencasting and I've realized that the problem is that I have been View more

Advice on my course Best answer

Hi all I am brand new to Udemy and have just gone live with my first course please have a look and tell me what you think View more

Online Makeup Course

Hey everyone this is sneha chakraborty.. I'm a makeup artist and I have 1yr of experience on this.. I also have YouTube account if you want to watch well the name is - infinity makeup by ahens. And View more

Account Verification

Hi, I have submitted my account verification request 9 days ago and my accpunt is still not verified. Could you please tell me how long does it take to get account verification process completed? View more

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Free coupons


Hi everyone, I would like to give out free coupons in order to get some enrollments and reviews on my course. On Udemy's marketing page, i see that using free coupons is a way to do this. It seems View more

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Uploading Lectures Best answer

HiI am creating my first course. I have successfully created 5 Course sections and uploaded lectures to the first two. However there is now no Content Uploading button appearing for the remaining View more

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Published my first udemy course... Best answer

I just launched my first udemy course on game development after working for more then two months, can anyone look through landing page and provide any suggestions that could help to have a great View more

How does course updating work? Best answer

I'm almost done building my first course and I'm excited to get it out there! While the course is good(at least I think it is) I'm sure there will be times when I may want to add something or correct View more

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Lunched my 2 course on Udemy

I have added 2 courses in the last 2 months on Udemy, getting good reviews from students as well. But not sure that I am going well, or what are the next things I should approach to make it better. View more


I am an drawing and painting artist. I do lots of practice. After a lot of years I think that i teach students how to draw from practice. I am completed my masters in paintings. So i think I know View more

Screen recording

I am working on my first course and I plan to use screencast-o-matic. I have used this software before for other (basic) purposes with my computer audio. Will that be good View more

Submitted course for review

Hi all,I submitted the course for review.Persona verification was successful and it said course will be reviewed in 2-3 days.Submit Review button remains active and I havent received any mail or View more

Adding to course in a weekly basis

so I've started creating a speed reading and comprehension course...can I upload and put the course live and add content weekly...i feel this will make the course more engaging and also give me the View more

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I'm new here, please be easy :)

I've recently finished the course of Mindful Life Coach Practitioner and basically I have no idea what to do next. What do I do with this certificate? Where to start helping others? Can anyone lead 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

Selling the course

welcome everybody I did my first course a few months ago and asked Udemy to market it to me So that I can get a good number of students But it has been more than two months and I have not received View more

Making new course

Making a course is harder than I thought I fell uncomposed as I am recording what do you think I should do? View more

Marketing my first course

Hi everyone. I am a first time instructor, and have just published my first course! I wanted to reach out and ask for advice on how to get my first students. Is it effective to conduct facebook View more

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