Zippy Courses vs Podia for Online Courses

A Zippy Courses alternative that does it all for you

Podia is an all-in-one alternative to Zippy Courses that hosts your online course content (including videos), and requires no third-party software.

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Host your online course content without paying extra

Your entire online course, including videos, audio files, PDF’s, text and everything else, is hosted on your custom domain at Podia. No need to pay for and manage a Wistia or Vimeo account.

Sally Miller

Author and business coach

“Podia has all the features I was looking for, wrapped up in one beautiful package... I don’t have to mess around trying to integrate payment platforms, website plugins, landing pages, and email providers. And best of all, my customers LOVE the experience!”

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Sell Courses, Membership Subscriptions and Digital Downloads

Podia is your all-in-one digital storefront where you can sell your Courses, Memberships and Digital Downloads in one place. We handle everything for you.

Nicole St. Germain

Creative business owner & Mastermind Evangelist.

“Podia is the perfect platform for creative businesses. Having my digital products and online courses in one place is great for me AND my customers!”

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24/7 customer support, forever.

Your support won’t expire after 1 year, or ever. If you have a question or an issue, you can always reach us on live chat, email, phone, or video, regardless of your plan.

Chris Albon

Machine Learning Engineer.

“Podia provided free customer support at 8:00am on a Sunday. Hard to beat that.”

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See how other creators are using Podia

Everything’s included (no plugins, installations, or updates)

No more worrying about hosting, or whether or not you have the “latest version” of anything. Podia updates automatically, includes sales pages, email marketing tools, and even integrations with Zapier and ConvertKit.

Friction-free checkout

Send your customers to a checkout experience that doesn’t make them jump through hoops. Our checkout is mobile, modern, and only requires an email and payment info. Oh, and we don’t take a transaction fee.

Unlimited support

Which sounds better: unlimited, personalized help whenever you need it, or just one year of standard support? Podia is a Zippy Courses alternative that will be there for you--on email, phone, or live chat--whether it’s Day 1 or Day 1,000.

FREE Migration

That’s right, we’ll move all of your stuff, free. All you have to do is give us access to your current platform (e.g. - Zippy Courses) or send us a folder with your content/contacts, and we’ll get to work!

No technical headaches, no bugs, just sales.

When you compare Zippy Courses vs Podia, the difference is clear: we offer easier setup, a more all-in-one selling experience, and customer support you can rely on, whether it’s Day 1 or Day 1,000.

Well, what about...

Customizations. You got ‘em?

You betcha. You can add your brand colors and upload your logo to your course to match your website.

No transaction fees?

That’s right. Podia doesn't charge any fees, though the payment processor (Stripe or PayPal) will charge a standard transaction fee of 2.9% + 30¢. The fees are charged by the processor and not associated with our plans.

Do I own all of my content and data?

Yep! All of your customers, payments, 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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