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A LearnDash alternative that makes selling online courses a whole lot easier.

Meet Podia: a LearnDash alternative that helps you sell online courses without worrying about hosting, installations, or updates.

Start selling in minutes.

Start selling faster by skipping the complicated installation and constant updates from your Wordpress LMS plugin. Podia works “out of the box”, updates automatically, and works seamlessly as a subdomain on your Wordpress site.

Sell everything under one roof.

Podia lets you sell a lot more than just online courses. Run your entire business on a single platform where you can sell courses, downloads, webinars, and memberships. Plus, Podia includes a complete site builder, advanced email marketing tools, and more, helping many creators replace 3-6+ tools, including LearnDash.

A custom site you can be proud of.

Feel confident knowing your audience will love the look and feel of your site, from their first visit through final delivery of your digital products (and beyond!).

Video demo

Podia in action

Wondering if Podia is a better platform for you? Go behind the scenes in this video walkthrough, where Ben will show you the ins and outs of Podia’s software and how it can help your business.

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Comparing Podia vs. LearnDash

Podia

LearnDash

Price

Podia isStarts at $39/mo

LearnDash isStarts at $159/yr

Free migrations

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Online courses

Podia is yes

LearnDash is yes

Memberships

Podia is yes

LearnDash is yes

Downloads

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Webinars

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Email marketing

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Unlimited products

Podia is yes

LearnDash is yes

Unlimited customers

Podia is yes

LearnDash is yes

Unlimited membership plans

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Your own website

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Teammates

Podia is yes

LearnDash is yes

Buy buttons

Podia is yes

LearnDash is yes

Messaging

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Built-in affiliate program

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Live chat support

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Video hosting

Podia is yes

LearnDash is no

Need help moving your products and customers to Podia?

Need help moving your products and customers to Podia?

Learn about migrations

Why creators are making the switch from LearnDash to Podia.

Here are some more of the reasons creators have shared for why they’ve chosen Podia to power their business.

The happiest customers on the internet.

Podia’s customer satisfaction (NPS) scores are in the top 0.01% of all companies on the internet. Feel free to Google our reviews and see for yourself!

No extra transaction fees, no matter how much you sell.

We don’t take a cut of your sales, because you earned it, and you deserve to keep it.

A support team that's here for you.

The number one reason people cite for loving Podia? Our customer service. We’re always here to help with real people offering live chat support, 7 days a week.

Free migrations.

Sit back, relax, and let us do the heavy lifting. Our migration service makes switching to Podia easy, and is completely free on all annual plans.

I’ve tried a few learning platforms but the main reason I chose Podia is its beautiful & simple interface - it makes my admin work easy and makes my students’ learning experience smooth & efficient. Win-win! Also, their support team is the best. They helped me out with everything, even on weekends.

— Nicole Saidy, UX designer, speaker & blogger

Join 50,000+ creators

See how easy it is to run your business on Podia with a 14-day free trial.

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FAQS

Quick answers

Don’t see your answer? Reach out to us, we’d love to help!

  • We would LOVE to have you join us on our live weekly demo, every Tuesday at 2PM ET. Register here. If that time isn’t convenient for you, you can still register and receive a replay in your email inbox a few hours after the demo.

  • Podia is completely free to try for 14 days, no credit card required and no strings attached. If you’re not head-over-heels in love with it at the end of your trial, you don’t pay a dime!

  • Yes! We offer free (and hassle-free) migrations on any annual plan. Get started here.

  • We’d love to. Podia’s customer support is here for you, seven days a week. Just reach out to us on live chat and a real, friendly person will be delighted to help you out.