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The best platforms for online courses

Are you looking for a platform to market your online courses? There are many platforms for this, so it is difficult to keep track and make the decision to choose. There are All-in-oneProviders with comprehensive services and there are specialized platforms.

German providers have the advantage that you don't have to deal with the issue of data protection. But international platforms also offer course operators advantages.

How do you find the right offer? How do you weigh the pros and cons? A direct comparison of providers is best suited for this. Learn more about the best platforms for online courses.


1 coachy

This provider advertises with ease and speed of application. Coachy attaches great importance to the fact that anyone can create an online course without any prior technical knowledge.


Features:

  • Individual landing page: With the landing page builder, customers can realize their personal design. The individual branding continues in the member areas.
  • Upload videos: Existing film material can be integrated with the help of the video ID.
  • Digistore24 connection: Anyone who is registered with Digistore24 can link their account to Coachy with one click. Forms are automatically optimized, also in terms of responsive design.
  • Imprint and GDPR: Customers can integrate their legal texts with a free generator. Imprint and data protection declaration are automatically updated by Coachy and always kept up to date with the latest legal situation.
  • Analysis tools: With the statistics function, customers can, for example, see which participant viewed which lesson or who passed which test. This option is particularly important for targeted follow-up offers.
  • Tests and Certificates: Exams at the end of the chapter or final tests with personalized certificates. It is possible to automatically activate bonus lessons after passing a test.
advantagesdisadvantage
German providerUpload restriction
UsabilityAdditional hosting fees apply for each course
Customizable design settings
Technical know-how is not required
Link to Digistore24, Facebook groups or email marketing systems

Prices:

Premium27 euros per year
Deluxe57 euros per year
Enterprise167 euros per year

2 digimember

This plugin turns your WordPress website into your own online course platform in no time at all. Digimember advertises with the simple creation of a membership page in WordPress. Digimember provides numerous functions for this, including video courses, online congresses and employee training.

Features:

  • Product variety: With Digimember you can create any number of offers or membership levels and freely link them with one another.
  • Flexible membership: Free and paid offers can be combined with each other at Digimember.
  • Connection of payment providers: Digistore24 or similar providers can easily be linked to Digimember. The activation of content after payment takes place automatically. If a payment or an installment is missing, access can be blocked automatically.
  • Time control: Content can be activated for selected members in certain time periods. Access can be limited in time.
  • Share content in sections: Digimember users can define who gets to see which content. Content can be offered in sections for a fee. With free sections, the author can encourage the reader to book.
advantagesdisadvantage
German providerNo progress indicator
Quick installationSupport not optimal and only available via email
Free design options
Easy configuration
Linking with payment providers or email marketing systems

Prices:

Basic versionfree of charge
PER347 euros per year
Additional licenses197 euros per year

3 e-mentor

With its method, this platform relies on individual support for the course participants. The coach leads the learner to success with minimal investment of time. As a tool for online support, e-Mentor offers time-shifted support options and synchronous support via Skype. The provider says that more than 80 percent is automatic.

Functions:

  • Introductory course: In a free introductory course, interested parties can learn everything about the method and receive tips for creating their own course.
  • Personal care: The customer can accompany his participants 1 to 1 without spending a lot of time.
  • Free design: The lessons can be designed with any content such as image, text, audio or video files. There is direct HTML access.
  • Integrated payment processing: An integrated billing system automatically creates invoices in the customer's corporate design.
  • Individual landing page: The customer can design an individual landing page for each course.
  • Personalized lessons: PDF lessons can automatically be given the name of the respective course participant.
advantagesdisadvantage
German providerNo integrated email marketing
Integrated payment processing or integration of external payment providersNot an affiliate program
Free design options
Integrated blog and landing page
Personal support from the developer

Prices:

Advance paymentRevenue sharing
2,399 euros5.9 percent
1,199 euros6.9 percent
799 euros7.6 percent
399 euros9.5 percent

4 elopage

Elopage is an all-inclusive platform with a wide range of functions. Whether you want to create courses or sell your products online, Elopage combines both business areas on one portal. Automated processes make work easier for the customer, including, for example, invoicing or tax calculation. A separate app store offers further options.

Functions:

  • Reseller model: From a certain minimum turnover, Elopage acts as a reseller upon request.
  • Flexible design: When creating the course, videos can be included, photos uploaded and text elements integrated. The course content can be changed and supplemented at any time.
  • Payment system: Customers who register with Elopage receive a smart payment system. The usual online payment methods are available for this. Access is automatically activated after payment.
  • App Store: Tools for applications such as marketing, CMS, administration, analysis or CRM are available to the user in the app store. In addition, external apps can also be integrated.
advantagesdisadvantage
German providerNew provider, conditions change frequently
Comprehensive free version
Free design options
Additional features can be booked individually

Prices: Seller in his own name

Maximum of 3.9 percent per transaction
Essentialfree of charge
marion-kenklies42 euros per month
Advanced49 euros per month
Per99 euros per month

With Elopage as a reseller

Maximum 7.5 percent per transaction
Essentialfree of charge
Advanced49 euros per month
Per99 euros per month
Premium279 euros per month

5 kajabi

This provider not only provides its customers with an online course platform. Kajabi offers email marketing and landing pages at the same time. It also has its own website. So the slogan 'All in one place' doesn't promise too much. For the all-round service, however, the operators charge quite steep prices.

Features:

  • Flexible use: One-click templates are available to customers for their applications, or they can create their own templates.
  • Everything on one platform: Whether content, marketing or products - at Kajabi everything comes together seamlessly on one channel.
  • Comprehensive analysis:Reports, forecasts, tracking functions or tracking the customer journey are ways of analyzing your own successes on Kajabi.
  • Customer Relationship Management: A CRM tool facilitates interaction and communication with customers. And it helps to organize the administration perfectly.
advantagesdisadvantage
Mobile appHigh prices
Quick installationNo German provider
Good customer service
Own payment service
Training portal included

Prices:

basic$ 119 a month
Growth$ 159 a month
Per$ 319 a month

6 Reteach

Reteach is a new course platform on the market. The tool is easy to use and the courses look great. A special feature of reteach is the integration of Zoom into the digital learning room. This eliminates the need to manually send Zoom invitations and the participants can also log into Zoom training courses with a 1-clcik. Zoom meetings that are subject to a fee are also possible with it.


7 Spreadmind

The German provider Spreadmind has a similarly extensive portfolio as New Kajabi. The offer includes own websites and blogs, landing pages, a member area and email marketing. Spreadmind also offers automatic payment processing.

Functions:

  • Own website: There are more than 500 customizable design templates available to customers. Blog, podcast and SEO tool included.
  • Learning platform: The user can create member areas on his learning platform, offer online courses, hold exams and award certificates.
  • Payment processing: In addition to the creation of invoices, Spreadmind can also take care of the accounting of its users and take care of customer support. Receivables management is also part of the offer.
  • All-round package: When booking the expert package, Spreadmind also takes on digital processes such as branding, customer acquisition, purchase processing and delivery.
advantagesdisadvantage
German providerHigh prices
Online business platform
Lots of features

Prices:

starter39 euros per month
Academy79 euros per month
Expert129 euros per month
Enterprise349 euros per month

8 Teachable

One of the most famous and popular platforms in the field of online courses. Thanks to Teachable's fair pricing policy, you can drive more cheaply here than with the competition. The provider relies on user-friendly usability that does not require any technical know-how. The connection to your own website and the integration of the individual corporate identity should also be quick and easy for everyone.

Features:

  • Tracking and Analysis: With easy-to-use tools, the customer can keep track of his numbers.
  • Unlimited uses: Teachable offers unlimited video uploads and unlimited numbers of courses and participants.
  • Affiliate Marketing: Tools help customers expand their reach with the help of affiliate partners.
  • International payment options: With Teachable you can accept more than 130 currencies.
advantagesdisadvantage
Ease of useNo email marketing, no landing pages
Integrated affiliate programNo German provider

Prices:

basic$ 29 a month
Per$ 99 a month
Business$ 249 a month

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