How To Learn Online For Free

How To Learn Online For Free

This tutorial is going to provide you resources where you can gain the skills you need for your business, and I am betting you will be amazed at how many websites there actually is to get you started. The most difficult part for most people is that they lack the knowledge of how to learn online for free, so I am doing the work to get you started with this business training because this is how I developed the skills I have today.


You can find free courses with the option to purchase an electronic certificate, but if you are like me and just interested in taking the courses to develop the skills you need you can do that right here. Unless you are planning on applying to work for a company you really have no need for a certificate, so I recommend you just take advantage of what you can learn and save your money to invest in your business.

What Else Can You Learn On Coursera

Since I am focusing on their marketing strategy courses for this tutorial I am not going into their other courses, but for those of you interested in their other course categories I am including a list to save you time from visiting their website on your own blindly.

  • Arts
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Information Technology
  • Health
  • Math & Logic
  • Personal Development
  • Physical Science & Engineering
  • Social Sciences
  • Language
  • Degrees
  • Certificates

I am sure this provides you enough information if is right for you, and they are rated the number one educational website.

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 How To Learn Online For Free

Another option you might not be aware of is you can read and download electronic books like this one at no cost to you, and if you are interested in social media marketing this is a good one.


Another one of my favorites you all know and maybe use regularly for personal use, but for some reason, people often overlook watching videos online when it comes to their business. I have used Youtube for learning to accomplish many of my projects when I started out, and one of the most treasured memories is how to add an online store to WordPress. I could do this project in steps by stopping the video as I did each step, so I highly recommend you keep this in your business plan.

Are You A College Student

Google Online Marketing Challenge is a free program for college students, you will receive marketing training and hands-on experience advertising in the digital world. A team of students works together in this training program provided by Google, and here are the benefits you will receive.

  • Marketing Analytics Skills
  • Consulting
  • Practical Experience
  • Learn From Real Organizations
  • Working As A Team
  • Business Relationships
  • Client Relationships
  • Live Advertising Campaigns
  • Tactical Skills

Technically any college student in search of grants should consider taking advantage of Google Ad Grants, and you don’t even have to be studying marketing to be eligible to apply for this program.

Social Media Training For Beginners

You can learn how to get started promoting your business with this free basic training on the most popular social media websites, so if you are searching for a step-by-step program this is worth you checking out.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linkedin
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram
  • Google My Business
  • YouTube
  • Snapchat

If this sounds beneficial for you get started today with this social media training program for beginners.

How To Learn Online For Free

I found some coupons for you to use on Coursera if you find any courses that you must pay for, and this will help you to afford any of the paid courses.

Business Diploma At No Cost To You

What if I could offer you free online courses which comes with an electronic diploma, well it just happens I have just that for you. I have found you an e-business course for you, and here is what you will learn.

  • How To Build A Strong Online Business
  • Successful e-business strategy
  • Website Design
  • Manage Your Website
  • Marketing Your Business

More About This Opportunity

  • Duration6-10 Hours
  • Assessment Yes
  • Certification Yes
  • Publisher Google

Well, that is the highlights of this business opportunity, I recommend if this interests you jump on it fast. I am even providing you a direct link to make it easy for you, and this is being provided by Alison another awesome online course website.

Take Advantage Of My Gift To You Here

Yes, I have Yet Another Gift For You

How many of you would be interested in learning marketing on Facebook, if so I just found another freebie for you on Udemy? You learn everything by watching a 2-hours-on-demand video, and even better you will receive lifetime access. You can access on mobile and even on TV with a certification, so are you interested in learning more?

  • Facebook Ads
  • How To Get The Right People
  • Lead Generation Strategy
  • Potential Customers
  • Page & Post Content Strategy
  • Facebook Account Required
  • Free Access With This Link
How To Learn Online For Free

I also found you some coupons and discounts for Udemy today, and with thousands of courses starting at $10.99 I am sure you can use these coupons.

Pay Per Click Marketing

This is my last goodie for you in this tutorial, but if you are interested in this type of marketing you will want to take advantage of what I am going to share next.

Learn Pay Per Click Marketing For Free

How To Learn Online For Free

I have shared some of my best resources that was a great asset to me acquiring the knowledge and skills to succeed with my own business, I have not even made a dent in all the free courses and training you can use to learn the skills you need, but I do feel content I have provided you a good source of information to get you started. I do provide tutorials on my Facebook Training Group.

32 thoughts on “How To Learn Online For Free

  1. When I was trying to figure something out a few months ago, someone mentioned to try YouTube. I was actually surprised that I hadn’t thought of it before. I use YouTube for different types of physical tasks, certainly they would have instruction for learning online tasks. I’ve definitely used YouTube much more since then.

    I didn’t realize there were so many free courses out there to learn most anything I need for an online business. I’m going to bookmark this site as there are so many courses listed on here, I don’t have time to read them all at once. Thank you for gathering all these wonderful resources!

    1. Thank you, Willow
      I am thrilled you found this article and the resources valuable
      for your online business, and that is what Mentoring with Jeff
      is all about


  2. Thanks for this article. I have written down the sites that you provided and will be checking into them. This has been a great help. Thank you so much for sharing this.

  3. I often use Youtube to learn stuff for free, however, often times the videos there teach bad habits, don’t teach every step, or are just trying to sell you something. It’s a double edged sword is Youtube.

    What one really needs is something that’s comprehensive, covers all steps that one is studying, and doesn’t try to sell sell sell to you to get the rest of the information.

    One place I recommend is Wealthy Affiliate, where you can actually sign up completely for free and you can try them out by doing level one of the training for free. After doing level one, you’ll know for sure if it’s right for you to go premium. I’ve been there since July 2015 and haven’t felt an urge to leave the place yet.

    So it is possible to learn online for free, it’s just that you have to find something legitimate that isn’t full of upsells and high pressure tactics getting you to pay for stuff you don’t need.

    Thanks for the resources here.


    1. Thank you, Bob
      I appreciate you sharing your experience as a member of Wealthy Affiliate,
      but Wealthy Affiliate is not a free resource and you can take advantage of
      the free resources online without buying unless you can’t resist the


  4. HeyJeff, there is some priceless information here. I have bookmarked the post and will be referring to it when I need some help. Free quality training, lots of it, all in one place. Great job! Tim

  5. I’m actually a bit ashamed for even admitting this, but I think I’ve actually learned more useful information through YouTube than in my bachelor of technology program.

    I truly think we live in a unique time in human history. Never before has been so much knowledge attainable for free to almost anyone in the world.

    Now the problem with the online world is of course the huge amount of distractions. I mean I might go to YouTube to watch a tutorial on AutoCAD and end up wasting 2 hours watching funny animal videos, weightlifting channels, live concerts of artist I follow etc.

    I recently read there is about 80 years worth of content published on YouTube every DAY. The amount of information there alone is inconceivable. Not to mention the whole internet.

    I’m sure many people these days do what I do. Anytime I wonder how something works etc. I just Google it with my phone. This way we can actually use the internet as an Exo-memory. We are becoming digital beings in a sense and this is only going to go further with neurolinks and furter digitalization. I just hope the humankind is ready as there is so much dangerous like influencing individual opinions, identity theft etc. The line between information and misinformation has become vague.

  6. This is a great article and I shall be looking into these courses you have mentioned.
    I am especially interested in the social media learning course.
    I have got accounts with most social media sites and it would be great to learn how to properley promote a website using these means.
    I will bookmark your site. Thanks.

  7. This site was just recommended to me, expecting the same old same old – free check it out and for a small fee you’ll get…… To my surprise found this site to be true treasure trove of online information. I am going to go back over everything when I have a little more time to decide which course would best fit my needs. Thanks again for putting together a wonder resource.

    1. Thank you, Steve
      I did spend some time to find these free resources
      to share with you and my other readers, I feel I
      should be providing as many resources as possible
      to be a good mentor.


  8. Hi Jeff! Thank you for your article which is full of information especially benefit for those who are still a beginner in online business. I definitely need to save this page so that I can come back here again. Need time to digest all these information here…:-) Thank you!

  9. Good list of places to go for the education you need. You can take these resources, learn the information, and then due a trial business to make sure you got all the concepts down. Thanks for the information. Bob

  10. Hi Jeff, thank you for the article and valuable information. I love Coursera and have taken many courses on their website, from English writing to philosophy. Youtube is also fantastic, and I use it daily. I can’t wait to check out Udemy and the other programs in your article. Thank you again.

    1. Thank you, Janicke

      I am very happy you are taking advantage of these free resources,
      and there are many more online I just could not add them all in
      this one tutorial


  11. Hi Jeff,
    Thanks for this article. I have indexed your site so I can follow more of what you show here. I learned how to make my first fondant cake from Youtube. There are a lot of resources out there but this is the first time I have heard of Coursera. I will be heading there this weekend.

  12. This is an amazing collection of free training.

    Like others mentioned YouTube is amazing, there is an abundance of knowledge on there.
    I’ve fixed parts of my car, my fridge, meals, language studies, guitar, and just a ton of other things.

    Coursera is another great one.

    I bookmarked this page so I’ll be back, thanks for taking the time to put this together.

  13. Hi Jeff and thank you for sharing all of this information like this! I most definitely will return to it as I’m thinking of starting a podcast in the near future and know absolutely nothing about marketing. I’ve never in my life had a facebook account for example! So thank you, and have a wonderful day.

  14. Hey Jeff,

    First, I want to thank you for this post. I needed it! I am looking for different resources to learn everything about social media marketing. I never heard about Coursera before reading this post. It is incredible how much we can learn by just keep searching on the internet! I am so interested to learn all that stuff about social media, and I hope I can find the best training using Coursera. However, I have concerns about something. Every time I see training or a course for PPC or social media marketing, it is outdated and not useful anymore! Are all these courses and training here good and up to date?

    Thanks again for helping people find useful resources.

  15. Great article
    I like the free ways to learn. However these methods may need someone to be discipline and follow through.
    I like YouTube as I use it like you to check for step by step process I need.Many of the courses like Udemy are new to me.
    Thanx again

  16. Thank you for providing us the Coursera! While going through your pages, I discovered how many new things I need to study, now that I have started an affiliate marketing business!
    Your page has been saved to my favorites, so that I can access it right away!

    1. Thank you, Alexandra

      I am happy my tutorial was helpful to you,
      I have learned many of my business and marketing
      strategies from online courses


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