Tools of Success

This page refers to all the tools you'll need to succeed with an online course.


We have been teaching online for the past 10 years and hence, we've tested and used quite a lot of tools over these years. Many of the tools mentioned below have competitors too but the tools we recommend are the ones best suited for running a successful online course. So, don't waste time looking for alternatives and options. Just have our word and try these tools out. Most of the tools mentioned below have a freemium model (free to start with and paid membership for advanced features or have a free trial).

Category

Product

Description

Pricing

Email Autoresponder

Convertkit email software is used to broadcast or schedule mass emails, capture leads using a lead magnet, segment users according to your needs like existing customers, new customers etc.

Freemium (Free to begin with. Paid subscription with premium features like automation).

Graphics

Stencil is an online graphics design tool, which you can use to create great looking images for your ebook or lead magnet cover, create graphics for your Ads, graphics for your presentation and much more.

Freemium (Free to begin with. Paid subscription gets access to a bigger library).

Graphics

Canva is an online graphics design tool, which you can use to create great looking images for your ebook or lead magnet cover, create graphics for your Ads, graphics for your presentation and much more.

Freemium (Free to begin with). Paid subscription gets access to bigger library.

Messaging

Right Message surveys and segments your users, replacing your existing forms and sales copy with personalized content

14-day Free Trial

Website Design

Thrive Themes are highly customizable, easy to use (Drag n Drop feature loaded) WordPress based themes, which make it super easy to get leads.

$19 per month

Online Course Platform

Teachable is a great learning management system, which you can use to host your online course, do student management, processing payment etc.

Freemium (Free to begin with). Additional features available from $29 per month.

Automation

Zapier

Zapier is an easy to use automation tool to connect different systems. For example, when anyone buys your course on Teachable, you can send their details via Zapier to Convertkit. Using Zapier, Convertkit subscriber information will automatically get upated like buyer will get tagged and you can automatically send him/her another offer via email.

Freemium (Free to certain number of zaps). Beyond a certain Zaps, automation won't work and you'll need to have a premium plan at $19 per month.

Webinar

Easy Webinar is a great tool for running live webinars, automated webinars and it integrates very well with Convertkit, Teachable, Zapier.

14-day free trial

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