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A SamCart alternative for selling digital products.

Podia is an affordable alternative to SamCart that lets you create, host, and sell your online courses, digital downloads, webinars, and memberships.

Sell everything under one roof.

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

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.

Sell more than just downloads.

Feeling limited by SamCart? Use Podia to sell whatever you want, from online courses and membership subscriptions to templates, guides, audio files, and more.

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. SamCart

Podia

SamCart

Price

Podia isStarts at $39/mo

SamCart isStarts at $49/mo

Free migrations

Podia is yes

SamCart is no

Online courses

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Memberships

Podia is yes

SamCart is no

Downloads

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Webinars

Podia is yes

SamCart is no

Email marketing

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Unlimited products

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Unlimited customers

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Unlimited membership plans

Podia is yes

SamCart is no

Your own website

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Teammates

Podia is yes

SamCart isYes (on $99/mo plan)

Buy buttons

Podia is yes

SamCart is yes

Messaging

Podia is yes

SamCart is no

Built-in affiliate program

Podia isYes (on Shaker plan)

SamCart is yes

Live chat support

Podia is yes

SamCart 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 SamCart 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!

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.

Make more sales with friction-free checkout.

Forget complicated checkout experiences that cause frustration and drop off. Our 2-step checkout is the simplest one on the market, and it’s optimized to make you sales.

I have tried many other platforms and decided to use Podia because of its simplicity. Not only is it user friendly, it provides a great experience for my students as well. Running your online coaching business is tough enough, you need a platform like Podia to help you easily create and sell your online classes. This is why I highly recommend Podia to all of my clients.

— Shalena D.I.V.A., CEO of Best Selling Year

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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.

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

  • 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!

  • Absolutely! You can see how Podia stacks up to many of our competitors right here.

    We also have some head-to-head comparisons of other leading platforms in case you’re choosing between those, including:

  • 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.