Why Course Creators Should Start a Podcast

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One of the most important things a course creator needs to do to sell courses is establish trust. Indeed you’ve probably heard that a customer needs to know, like, and trust you. Well, there’s no better way to get someone to do all three of those than by starting a podcast. We’ll discuss that and other benefits to starting a podcast, whether you’ve already launched, or are planning to launch, a course.

Creating Content for LinkedIn Learning with Tracey Larvenz

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Creating Content for LinkedIn Learning with Tracey Larvenz
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I’m really excited to take to Tracey Larvenz today – he’s my content manager over at linkedIn Learning and he’s so great to work with! Being a Content Manager at LinkedIn Learning, it’s his job to make sure there’s a steady stream of new course material coming out for members. We’ll talk about how he decides what to put into the production queue, and with me being a LinkedIn Learning instructor, we’ll get into the course creation process a bit!

Behind the Scenes: Building Podcast Liftoff: Launch

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Recently, I launched my brand new course. Podcast Liftoff: Launch. A lot of work goes into creating an online course, and this episode peels back the curtain a little bit. You’ll learn about the journey and decision making that took place, the research and audience building, and of-course, the process and tools.

Building and Designing Your Online Courses and Laura Elizabeth

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Building and Designing Your Online Courses and Laura Elizabeth
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Sponsored by: Plesk | Pantheon | Hover.comLaura Elizabeth is a fantastic designer who wants to “teach design to developers.” Her story from consulting to products is fantastic, and her method for building buzz and tension around her course worked perfectly. This is a fantastic case study for people who consult, but want to move into…

Is Drop Shipping Right for You? with Anton Kraly

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Is Drop Shipping Right for You? with Anton Kraly
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Sponsored by: Plesk | MailPoet | PantheonAnton Kraly is the founder of Drop Ship Lifestyle and has an incredibly story of how he got to where he is today. I’m grateful for Anton’s time and for sharing both his story, and his tips on how we can get into drop shipping.

Learning Management and WordPress: LifterLMS with Chris Badgett

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Learning Management and WordPress: LifterLMS with Chris Badgett
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Sponsored by: WP Site Care | Liquid WebThis is the first of a 2-part series called Educational WordPress! Over the next 2 episodes, I talk to two of of the biggest names in a WordPress LMSs and WordPress in the educational space. Today, it’s Chris Badgett. Chris Badgett is a software company owner, a world…

Building the Number 1 WordPress Learning Website with Shawn Hesketh

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Building the Number 1 WordPress Learning Website with Shawn Hesketh
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Sponsored by: ProsPress | BoldGridShawn Hesketh is a good friend of the show and an excellent educator and mentor. His widely popular site, WP101, teached thousands of folks how to use WordPress. In this episode, we get pretty deep into the woods on how he built WP101, and in typical Shawn fashion, he imparts some…

Teaching JavaScript for WordPress with Zac Gordon

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Teaching JavaScript for WordPress with Zac Gordon
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Sponsored by: Sucuri | BrandbucketIn this episode, Zac and I get deep about how he built his online learning course, Javascript for WordPress! We discuss the tools he used, coming up with content, and how often the best course of action is to pay the pros to get the high quality work. It’s a great…

Creating an Online Course Marketplace on WordPress with Rebecca Gill

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Creating an Online Course Marketplace on WordPress with Rebecca Gill
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Sponsored by: LearnDash | Creator CrewRebecca and I talk about building an online course, the necessary dedication you need to be able to teach, and some great tools for setting up your own online course! Links from the show: DIY SEO Courses SEO Bootcamp LearnDash Follow Up Emails for WooCommerce