Building Passive Income : How to Productize your Knowledge
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Building Passive Income : How to Productize your Knowledge

How to share your expertise in an online world and reach a global audience.
4.5 (4 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
525 students enrolled
Created by Steven J Healey
Last updated 11/2018
English
Current price: $51.99 Original price: $74.99 Discount: 31% off
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 3 articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • To create an online course on video .
  • Repurpose content online
Requirements
  • The desire to share knowledge with a wider audience .
  • Desktop Computer , external camera and mcrophone.
Description

You have spent time and energy on gaining your current skill sets , you have in depth knowledge.

Now is the time to share that expertise with the world.

This course has several aims :

1 To help you share your skills on video effectively.

2 To help you find your voice and reach out to a wide audience.

3 To provide you with the structure and support to turn your business knowledge into an online course format which you can market.

Within this course you will find everything you need to create and market your skills..

We assume only one thing - that you know what you are talking about.

We use real examples from our  live courses and take you behind the scenes.

Thinking about sharing your knowledge and expertise - join us now 






Who this course is for:
  • This course is everyone who has expertise and knowledge to share with a wider audience.
Course content
Expand all 43 lectures 02:12:49
+ Introduction
6 lectures 09:14

An overview and introduction to the course. You will discover how this in depth practical course with live examples can help you structure , create and market your online course.

Preview 01:04
Course Updates
00:06

In order to undertake a task of this size and time commitment , you need to know your Why ? In this lecture we help you find your WHY?

Why ?
02:54

In order to make the breakthrough into a successful sharing of your expertise and knowledge you need to bring your passions to the surface

What are your passions ?
02:11

Every course starts with an idea, a spark , in this case it was a chance meeting with author Warren Cass at a Swindon Business Exhibition.

Warren and I have know each other for 12+ years since we met on UK business network Ecademy.

Thank you Warren for the idea .

Preview 01:52
Visit the Bonus Lecture
01:07
+ You can do it !!
2 lectures 06:24

Never been on camera ? Is  the prospect of doing so your stumbling block ?

You will be taken step by step through methods will help you feel comfortable on camera.



The camera and you
04:11

The key to a successful course is to practice . There simply is no substitute for this . You want to draw your audience in and engage them in your content,

I am not saying that you learn your script parrot fashion but you do need to be able to effectively relay your message.

Practice and more practice
02:13
+ First Steps
3 lectures 10:51

An overview of what it takes to create an online course and the tangible benefits of doing so,

Creating an Online Course
03:37

OK I admit - I am biased :)  

Udemy gives you the maximum benefit from your course - let me tell you why/

Courses on Udemy
04:56
Self Hosted Courses and Alternatives
02:18
+ Creating the Best Course that you can
6 lectures 18:45

Have you ever watched a course where the video is grainy and the sound crackles , the tutor is poor at presenting. 

Did you watch all of it ?

The odds are you did not . Quality counts - you should have great quality video and sound in your course.

Quality Counts
01:17

I hope you are not thinking of creating a course on your phone.

In this lecture I detail low cost options to get started with good quality video and sound from your desktop.

Video and Audio Set Up
02:13

You need a reliable way to create quality HD recordings.

I will show you three ways of creating those recordings.

Recording and Editing Software
03:26

An overview of Manycam software for making HD recordings on your desktop

You can appear on screen , add graphics and effects .

This video was recorded using Screencast-o-matic

ManyCam Overview
04:27

An overview of Screencast-o-matic.

The sofware has two functions - desktop recording and video editing.

I used the software to edit all the videos in the course.

This video was recorded using Manycam (see previous lecture)



Screencast-o-matic Overview
02:51

Lightstream is great way to create HD video on Youtube if you want to have more than one person screen.

You can conduct interviews and record live chats with up to 6 people.

Preview 04:31
+ Planning your Course
4 lectures 11:43

Some of you will already know your subject . If you do not know yet then this lecture will help you focus.

Selecting your Subject
01:51

It is of paramount importance that the content in your course is bang up to date.

Research
01:39

Structuring your course is the key to success . You should break down your subject into points to discuss , that is sections and lectures.

Points to discuss
03:14

Detailed advice on creating your test video to Udemy..

You should do this before you go any further in creating your course. You need to know that your presentation is acceptable,

Test Video
04:59

Questions about course planning

Planning
1 question
+ Creating your Course
6 lectures 20:53
Take your time
00:34

Mapping out your content is the first step in creating your course.

Course Design
05:06

Choosing topics and talking points

Course Planning
06:08

A step by step guide to recording your lecture 

Recording Lectures
03:40

This video shows live editing of the video in the previous lecture in ScreenCast-O-Matic.

You should playback every video and ensure the sound and video quality is good - if not you should record again.

.



Editing and Uploading Lectures
03:36

Creating quizzes helps your students both interact with you and gain insights into how well they are doing.

Quizes
01:49
+ Completing Course Details
4 lectures 15:08

This section is based on our free course which currently has 2500+ students.

Using the course we will show you live data from the course.

Preview 03:03

Looking at the course goals within Be Live in Five and detailing how you can create your own course goals.

Course Goals
02:36

The course landing page is THE key to attracting people to take your course.

We look in depth at how you should create your own landing page.

Course Landing Page
05:29

We look at the layout of your course curriculum , the first steps in refining your course.

Curriculum
04:00
+ Publishing the Course
4 lectures 10:14

Pricing may depend on your competitors . Research them and decide where to pitch your price.

We also discuss the real benefits of Udemy.

Pricing
02:43

Creating coupons is a method of discounting your course price whenever you wish.

From free coupons to discounts on the full price Udemy offers the full range.

Coupons
02:52

After you have completed your course and checked everything the final step is to submit the course to Udemy.

Udemy will watch the whole of your course appraising it for video , sound ,presentation and the course content.

The appraisal take 2/3 days and you should try to chill whilst waiting for the results.

Submitting the Course
02:23

After the nerve wracking wait, the results are in.

We discuss you next steps.

Udemy Feedback
02:16

Details on Pricing

Pricing
1 question
+ After Publishing the Course
3 lectures 15:06

Udemy has comprehensive analytics illustrating how your course is performing.

Using the 'Be Live in Five' course we take a look behind the scenes.

 

Analytics
06:28

After your Course Landing page and  video previews of your course , reviews are important drivers in helping people to decide to take your course..

They are also your guide to how your course is being received.

Reviews
06:10

Students are so important , they are people who want  to learn with your help.We discuss how you should communicate with them.

Students
02:28

A quick look at information that will help you understand how students are using your course

After creating the course
2 questions
+ Course Promotion
3 lectures 11:42

We look at ways to create blog posts which emphasis the skills people will acquire on the course.

Blogging, Tweeting and Facebooking
04:20

We demonstrate creating promotional interactive shows with Belive tv and Lightstream.

Live Video based on the Course
05:11
Creating the course Promotional Video
02:11

A short quiz about promoting your course

Promotion Quiz
2 questions