The question that I hear most from those interested in selling courses online is whether they should use WordPress or a hosted platform like Teachable.
I started creating online courses in early 2014 and back then there were not so many options to create your online school. So, obviously my choice was WordPress.
While it took me around 1 month to create videos and other content for my course, I spent around 3 months learning about WordPress and various plugins & tools that was required to sell my course and setting them up.
Since then the technology for hosting online courses has evolved quite a bit and modern course creators now have so many different options to host & sell their content.
Online course solutions can be broadly categorized into:
While Teachable is the most popular hosted platform, WordPress is the most popular self-hosted solution for selling courses online.