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.

Zippy Courses
Pricing
Starts at $39/mo
Starts at $199/year (annual billing required)
Free migration
Yes, with Shaker (or annual Mover) plan
No
Payout
Instantly
No, doesn’t handle billing
Video hosting
Yes, unlimited
No
Sell Memberships
Yes
No
Sell Downloads
Yes
No
Live chat support
Yes
No
Your own custom storefront
Yes
No, requires WordPress
Best Zippy Courses Alternative

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.

“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!”

Sally Miller

Author and business coach.

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.

“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!”

Nicole St. Germain

Creative business owner & Mastermind Evangelist.
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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.

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

Chris Albon

Machine Learning Engineer.

See how other creators are using Podia to sell online courses

Antoine Blanchemaison

“Podia is the solution I've been looking for. It's easy, beautiful, and the customer service is great. It also helps me launch a new course twice a month, and my customers love it.”

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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, MailChimp, ConvertKit, ActiveCampaign and Drip.

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.

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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.

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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