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Your search for a Teachable alternative is finally over.

No glitches, no bugs, just beautiful sales pages & storefronts, responsive support, and a team you can rely on.

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See why Amanda Boleyn loves Podia.

"I love that they keep their product simple, there are no hidden upcharges, only one flat investment each month and you can create as many courses or products as you want."

Podia vs Teachable for Online Courses

See how we compare side by side

Podia
Teachable
Pricing

Starts at $39/mo

Starts at $39/mo

Transaction fees

No

Yes, 5%

“Free” Plan

No

Yes, with $1 + 10% transaction fee

FREE migrations

Yes, with Shaker (or annual Mover) plan

No

Messaging

Yes

No

Payout

Instantly

30 day delay

Video hosting

Yes, unlimited

Yes

Sell Memberships

Yes

No

Sell Downloads

Yes

No

Live chat support

Yes

No

Why creators are making the switch.

Your voice matters

The number one reason people switch from Teachable to Podia? Our customer service. We’re responsive, receptive to feedback, and always here to help. When you speak, we listen and iterate quickly with features you actually want.

Sleek storefronts and beautiful sales pages

Modern, clean, fresh, functional. These are just some of the words our customers use to describe our beautifully-designed storefronts, sales pages, and checkout process you’ll use to sell your online courses.

Present your product beautifully

Teach your audience everything you know with a beautifully-designed online course reader that makes learning look easy.

No glitches, no bugs, just sales

When you compare Teachable vs Podia, the difference is clear: we offer a better selling experience, more modern design, and customer support you can rely on, whether it’s Day 1 or Day 100.

See how other creators are using Podia to sell online courses

Character Design and Story Development for Children's Books

Character Design and Story Development for Children's Books

By Molly Hahn
View Molly's Online Course

Podia made it possible for me to successfully launch my first online Character Design class with ease. They understand both my needs and my customers' needs, have great customer service, a beautiful user interface, and the price is just right!

Molly Hahn

Molly Hahn

Author & Illustrator
The Conrad Hub

The Conrad Hub

By Nora Conrad
View Nora's Online Course

Before my daughter was born, I was hustling to create products that would allow me to grow my business without working full-time. I needed a platform that could grow with me and help me to create beautiful courses. I jumped around many platforms before landing at Podia, and right away I was hooked. The simplicity of the platform makes it so easy to use for both me and my students. The features Podia offers are exactly what I had been looking for and now that I found them, I'm never leaving.

Nora Conrad

Nora Conrad

Productivity expert

Sit back, relax and let us do the heavy lifting

Our FREE migration service makes switching to Podia easy.

Need some help moving your online courses, membership or downloads to Podia, and switching your customers over from Teachable?

Good news: we’ve got you covered.

Migrations are completely FREE with our Shaker plan (billed yearly or monthly) or our Mover plan (billed yearly).

Just sit back, relax and let us do the heavy lifting by moving all of your content and customers to Podia.

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Start selling in seconds

Well, 180 seconds, to be exact. That’s how long it takes our customers to upload an online course and start selling it. And if you need help, we’re always available on email, live chat, or just a phone call away.

The workflow you’ve only dreamed about

Quit jumping between apps and using multiple logins. With Podia, we handle the hosting and payments, but also offer landing pages, email marketing, and analytics to get you as many sales as possible.

4 apps for the price of 1

Tired of paying for multiple services that drain your time and revenue? Host your online course, market it with landing pages, send email newsletters + drips, and accept online payments, all for one low price.

The easiest checkout ever

Make more sales with our simple, 2-step checkout experience that’ll have you (and your customers) rejoicing.

Still have questions?

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