How to Create an Awesome Online Course
- 9 hours on-demand video
- 2 downloadable resources
- Full lifetime access
- Access on mobile and TV
- Certificate of Completion
Get your team access to 4,000+ top Udemy courses anytime, anywhere.Try Udemy for Business
- Intro to opportunities to make money online teaching
- Hardware/Software/Mental requirements
- Validating your course idea
- Putting the course together
- Promoting your course
- Making Money with your course
- Presentation software (Keynote or Powerpoint)
- Screen recording software (Camtasia or ScreenFlow)
*** 2020 Update! Now this course is good for both Mac and Windows users! ***
An entire 11 lecture module has been added covering how to use Camtasia and Powerpoint to record your online course.
A new course validation module has been added to help you validate your course before you build it.
The promotion section has been expanded with 35 marketing strategies proven to help you find more students for free. After all, no matter how good your course is if you cannot get any students, right?
2 new lectures on how to leverage Youtube to generate tons of sales explained with precise numbers and steps.
A free Facebook support community is now available where you'll get all the support and motivation you'll need to launch your course.
A new in-depth lesson with 39 recommendations to help you make talking head videos looks more professional
A "Create Your First Lecture" challenge has been added where I'll personally give you feedback to improve your video recording chops for free!
How to record lectures using a green screen.
My name is Miguel Hernandez, it will be an honor to be your instructor, your humble guide and supporter throughout your course creation adventure.
Join me in this fun and comprehensive course and start learning how to monetize your expertise today!
As a top Udemy instructor I've made over $500,000 US selling online courses. In this course you'll learn with all detail exactly how I made that happen so you can do the same.
I will teach you how to create your own online course, make it look awesome, promote it, sell it, and make money with it.
Sounds good? well here is exactly what we will cover:
Getting started: how to break down your course, all the tools you can use to create a course, and how to make it interesting so people actually listen!
Validating your course: before you spend a zillion hours creating your course I'll teach you 3 strategies to validate your idea to ensure you build a course people will actually pay for.
Creating a great course curriculum: I'll teach you how to create a proper course outline and a super cool presentation using Keynote or Powerpoint.
Recording your course: once you create your presentation you need to record it. I'll teach you how to use ScreenFlow for Mac or Camtasia for Windows to record your computer screen and yourself and how to edit it all together.
Promoting your course: once you have created your course it's time for the world know it exists! I'll teach you the most efficient ways to promote your course, including over 30 marketing strategies to get your first students for free.
Making money selling your course: how much to charge for your course? where to host it? I'll teach you how to create a great sales page for your course, how to use PayPal to make money selling your course, finding affiliates, and much more!
Just like you I have invested zillions of dollars and many years educating myself, learning new skills. It's time to share that hard earned knowledge with the world and creating an online course is one of the best ways to do so, reach thousands of people and why not make some money on the side.
Are you ready? Let's do it!
- Anyone that is passionate about teaching and would like to make some passive income selling online courses.
Let's take action right away. The number one reason students don't create an online course is because they don't even get started. In the next 5 minutes I challenge you to record and upload your first lecture. It doesn't have to be perfect, it doesn't matter what you teach. You can worry about perfection later, this is about loosening up, making mistakes, learning and enjoying the process. Are you ready? Let's do it!
The lasy thing you want to do is spend weeks creating an online course that no one wants to buy. To avoid that you need to validate your course idea before you build the course. In this chapter we will cover 3 validation stages.
Do you struggle trying to make your lectures look professional?
This makes sense though — 99% of new online teachers don’t have experience talking to a camera or dealing with video and audio technical issues.
However, I believe with the right direction and a bit of patience almost anyone can make their online lectures look much more professional.
This tutorial will give you 39 recommendations to make sure your next batch of lessons look 10x better.
Miguel shares a comprehensive checklist you can use to record a perfect lecture. It includes a checklist with of all the best tools, software, and equipment needed to get started plus a list of the most important pre-recording, shooting and editing tips.
You can either do everything yourself and build your own website to host your courses or you can upload them to an online hosting platform like Teachable or Thinkific. In this lesson you'll learn what are all the moving parts you'll need to deal with in order to do one or the other.