What does it take to crack the highly competitive MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) market?
This episode is with John Azzi of Bitfountain, who ran the top-selling course on the popular MOOC platform Udemy. In early 2013 John and his co-founder Elliot moved to Berlin to begin bootstrapping their new brain-child… and within their first year of business they had netted over $1.5million profit.
Today Bitfountain has their own platform, and a rabid customer-based of over 100,000 students.
Listen to this episode to learn:
- The Bitfountain story
- How to build an online course that markets itself
- Bitfountain’s secret sauce for awesome brand loyalty
- The tech setup you need for building your first course
- How they got 50K email sign-ups in one day
Are you considering launching a MOOC or online course? Whats your biggest challenge with this business?
Let us know what you think in the comments.