SamCart vs Podia for Selling Online

A SamCart alternative for selling digital products

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

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SamCart
Pricing
Starts at $39/mo
Starts at $99/mo
Transaction fees
No
Yes, from 5.9% to 8.9%
Free migration
Yes, with Shaker (or annual Mover) plan
No
Video player
Yes
No
Host and sell Digital Downloads
Yes
Yes
Host and sell Online Courses
Yes
No
Host and sell Memberships
Yes
No
Create coupons
Yes (regular, time-limited and usage-limited)
Yes (regular only)
Live chat support
Yes
No
An Affordable SamCart Alternative

Bring everything under one roof

Why use separate tools for billing, hosting, content delivery and email marketing? Podia’s all-in-one-platform gives you everything you need to create and sell digital products, in one place, for one low price.

“Podia has all the features I was looking for, wrapped up in one beautiful package. I had my first course up and running within hours. And best of all, my customers LOVE the experience!”

Sally Miller

Author and Business Coach.

Support you’ll fall in love with

We’re here to help…always. If you have a question or an issue, you can always reach us on live chat, email, phone, or video, regardless of your plan.

"I have fallen in love with Podia - it's so much fun to use! The other thing I can't get over is the amazing team behind the technology. It's such a good feeling to know that support is there anytime I need it."

Chantel Arnett

Blogger & entrepreneurship expert
An Affordable SamCart Alternative
An Affordable SamCart Alternative

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.

“Podia solves all of my selling needs by letting me house courses, memberships, and downloads all in one place. Plus, the customer service is second to none."

Becky Mollenkamp

Content marketer & creative entrepreneur

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Antoine Blanchemaison

“Podia is the solution I've been looking for. It's easy, beautiful, and the customer service is great.”

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Sell faster with free onboarding + migrations

How does a free moving truck sound? We’d be happy to migrate you for free! Just tell us where your stuff is, and we’ll move it quickly and efficiently onto Podia. We’ll also give you a free demo and make sure all of your questions are answered before you start selling.

Make more sales with the easiest checkout ever

Forget complicated checkout experiences that cause frustration and drop off. Our 2-step checkout is the simplest one on the market and it’ll never cost you customers.

Sell more than just downloads

Podia is a SamCart competitor that goes beyond digital downloads and lets you grow your business by selling online courses and memberships to your audience.

Support that actually responds

Your satisfaction is our #1 priority. We never let issues go unchecked and you’ll never feel like you’re alone in tackling a problem. If something is wrong, let us know, and we’ll be in touch within 24 hours or less (usually less).

$39 per month, no transaction fees.

An all-in-one solution to replace SamCart (and more) at less than half the price.

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Well, what about...

Customizations. You got 'em?

Yes! The Podia Editor makes it easy to customize your sales pages and storefront to match your branding. Your brand will look just as gorgeous on Podia as it does on your products.

All of my stuff. Do you offer migrations or imports?

We sure do. All you have to do is give us access to your current platform (i.e. - SamCart) or send us a folder with your content/contacts, and we’ll get to work!

Do I own all of my content and data?

Yep! All of your customers, payments, content, membership data, and everything you can think of is yours. We don’t interfere or claim ownership over anything that belongs to you.

Do you offer a guarantee?

Podia is completely free to try for 14 days, no credit card required and no strings attached. If you don't love it, you don't pay for it.

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