If you have a business or a startup it doesn’t mean that you’re a great entrepreneur. To be successful, you have to be outstanding in other many fields, like coding, teamwork or financing. Because you’re going to be that person who will need to answer all of the questions.
Learning new skills can be expensive and “eat” a lot of time. Fortunately, there are high-quality and free educational platforms for entrepreneurs to learn anything. Below, I have collected top 20 free online learning sites every entrepreneur should visit. Hope this list will help you boost your knowledge.
TED is one of the most inspiring websites for an entrepreneur. Here you can find the best ideas by the world’s leading thinkers and doers.
Codecademy is a website dedicated specifically to teaching coding. You can learn how to create your own interactive website. Also, you can learn most popular coding languages like HTML, CSS, PHP, Ruby and more.
Coursera brings a wide variety of different topics and perspectives to one searchable database. It’s one of the most powerful online education tools with thousands online courses.
HubSpot is a free certification program that offers courses on marketing. Also, it includes a huge database of user guides. From blogs and call to action to social media and keywords. It will help you to master a specific tool or activity.
Another huge online academy. Here you can learn about science, economy, arts and more. Khan Academy is also incredibly usable, which may make it easier to keep learning goals.
Busuu is one of the world’s largest education website for language learning. The platform allows you to connect with native speakers and learn one of the 12 languages. It’s also on tablet and mobile.
How to start a startup is kind of a fresh website. They have started in the fall of 2014 and now they have more than 20 highly informative series of video lectures, initially given at Stanford.
MOZ is a paid service, but they have a free academy. If you want to learn search-engine optimization to make sure your website is as visible as possible, learn from this SEO leader.
It’s a huge learning community for creators and home to over a thousand online classes from design to business and more. The platform will allow you to learn specific skills from the hundreds of videos inside the community.
edX is another great option if you’re looking for a free online education website. It brings together courses from many different schools, the site has impressive, quality information for everyone in various topics.
The LearnVest is another online educator. It will teach you how to manage your money with business and personal life. You can take paid classes or free classes, they have both. There are really interesting courses like “Home Buying: A Guide to Getting Prepared” or “Boosting Your Money Confidence in 2015”.
Alison is a free education site offering certification in a variety of the topics. It offers courses in business, technology, health and language topics. It’s really great if you need a certification after you finish the course.
Youtube EDU is another big list of free lectures from more than one hundred colleges and universities. They are updating almost every few days.
Saylor has free courses and it works with colleges and universities to offer affordable credentials. All these courses are similar to what you would see when working toward a bachelor’s degree.
Code is similar to Codecademy. If you’re thinking to start your business with a coding or creating games or websites, it will be a great start to knowing more about the coding.
Nowadays podcast is one of the ways to learn from the best entrepreneurs from all around the globe. A few months ago I wrote an article about Top Design And Business Podcasts For Creative Entrepreneurs. All these listed are high-quality and really inspiring podcasts.
Lynda is an online education company offering thousands of video courses in education, the web, design, business and much more.
Tuts+ is another huge education online website. They also offering various of the topics and thousands of the courses. Their mission is to help people learn and earn online.
Skillcrush is an interactive online learning community for creatives, thinkers, and makers. If you are looking to start a new startup, to design new products or start a new venture, it’s the right place.
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