Promote and Profit from Courses on WizIQ’s Learning Marketplace
Promoting and selling courses online can at times be challenging for a successful online teacher, but the WizIQ Learning Marketplace makes it easy and profitable! WizIQ’s highly visible, open marketplace provides an ideal opportunity for instructors to create and publish online courses, reach millions of WizIQ users across the world, and collect student payments, for a minimal fee.
The WizIQ Learning Marketplace is the most comprehensive online teaching system, available for free. Educators and corporations can create online courses – with live or self-paced instruction – in no time, and teach any learner or employee anywhere in the world. The WizIQ Learning Marketplace lets you:
Create live courses with weekly schedules or create self-paced courses with videos, presentations and tests.
Expose your courses to a large, global community of nearly 3.5 million registered WizIQ learners.
Set your own pricing, and retain full ownership of your course and its content.
Profit by collecting payment from students via WizIQ’s payment processing system for a nominal 10 percent per transaction service fee.
Rely on our 24×7 live support available to provide expert assistance whenever you need it.
1-2-3, Start Teaching!
Creating a WizIQ course is free and easy. In just a few simple steps, you’ll be ready to start teaching e-classes and earning money as an online instructor:
Design your course: From your dashboard, select “Start a Paid Course.” Choose your course structure, either “Live” with a schedule of real-time online classes or “Self-Paced” with sections for students to complete work on their own, then upload course content, including assignments and tests.
Promote your course: Create a Course Profile for listing in the WizIQ Learning Marketplace. Give your course a title and subtitle, assign categories to help learners find it, and provide a compelling course description to attract students. You can even set your own course price.
Publish your course: Submit your online course for review and publication in the Learning Marketplace, and even invite learners to your course directly via email.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. What is the WizIQ Learning Marketplace?
The WizIQ Learning Marketplace is an open space where instructors can list, promote, sell and teach online courses. With WizIQ’s global reputation for offering quality online education, it provides instructors an effective way to market courses and profit from teaching.
2. Can I create and publish my courses in the marketplace for free?
Yes, it’s absolutely free – and easy – to create and publish your online course in the WizIQ Learning Marketplace. You will only incur charges when you begin collecting payments.
3. What kind of courses can I publish?
You can publish a self-paced course or an instructor-led live course.
4. Do I need to have a special qualification to teach on WizIQ?
There aren’t any certifications or other requirements needed to launch a course on WizIQ, but you should be a subject matter expert in your field and have some useful knowledge to offer students if you want to be successful in selling your courses in the WizIQ Learning Marketplace.
5. How will students find my course?
With an existing audience of 3.5 million registered WizIQ learners and more than 100,000 visitors every day, the WizIQ Learning Marketplace makes it easy for interested students to find your course, giving your course the exposure it needs for success.
6. Does WizIQ promote my courses?
In addition to the promotion you get on the highly visible WizIQ Learning Marketplace, WizIQ helps you promote your course on your website or social media sites by providing you with tools like course widgets and social media links.
7. How long does it take for my course to appear in the WizIQ Learning Marketplace?
After you have created a course, the experts at WizIQ review it before publishing it in the marketplace, in order to ensure the content is appropriate. WizIQ does not support content that is offensive, illegal or in violation of copyright laws.
8. Can I publish a free course in the marketplace?
Yes, you can publish free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in the WizIQ Learning Marketplace.
9. Who owns the content of the course?
Instructors create and retain control of their WizIQ courses and content, providing educators complete freedom to manage and charge for their courses and services any way they want.
10. Does WizIQ offer any training to help me with online teaching?
Yes, we offer training classes to familiarize instructors with the WizIQ platform, and we provide 24×7 telephone support for both teachers and students.
11. Are there any specific requirements for quantity or types of course content?
To ensure that courses listed on the WizIQ Learning Marketplace are top quality, we require that live courses include real-time online class sessions, tutorials, tests and assignments. Self-paced courses must include a course schedule and profile, objectives, highlights and offer a clear value to the learner.
1. Who decides the price of the course?
You, the instructor, decide the price of the course.
2. How much will I earn?
You earn 90 percent of the revenue generated from your courses. We charge a nominal 10 percent service fee for processing course payments.
3. Who collects the payments?
WizIQ collects payments for you through a secure payment gateway, so you don’t have to worry about managing multiple payment gateways.
4. When will I get my earnings?
As students begin enrolling in your course, you will be notified that payments will be transferred to your account. Payments are released to the course owner on the 10th of every month for self-paced courses, and at the completion of instructor-led live courses.
5. What payment methods can students use?
Students can pay using a credit card, PayPal, or other regional payment options where available.
6. Do I need to open a PayPal account?
While you do not need a PayPal account, it’s a good idea to set one up to make collecting course payments easier, secure and more efficient.
7. How does WizIQ ensure that students have paid for my course?
Students can access a course on WizIQ only after they have enrolled in it and paid the required course fee. Once students have successfully enrolled in the course, WizIQ sends an email notification letting them know they are ready to begin learning.
8. Why should I use WizIQ to receive payments for my courses?
WizIQ gives students multiple payment options to provide greater flexibility which increases your chances of receiving timely compensation. Besides online payments with credit cards or PayPal, ensuring that students can pay at any time, WizIQ also offers several regional payment options in different countries. The WizIQ team can assist students with credit card or payment account issues that may arise, helping you avoid the hassle of continuously tracking payments and refunds. We offer a complete payment system and customer support – all for a nominal fee of 10 percent per transaction.
9. What is the WizIQ Guarantee?
All paid courses on WizIQ are labeled with the WizIQ Guarantee. For teachers, this means WizIQ ensures that only those students who have paid the course fee can access your course. The WizIQ Guarantee also includes student refunds under certain conditions.
1. What is the general policy for refunds?
For self-paced courses, refunds are available within the first seven days after enrollment. For live courses, student refunds are only available before the second live class session occurs.
2. Are there any specific refund policies?
For live courses, students can get a full refund if they have not attended more than two hours of classes, and a 90 percent refund if they have not attended more than three hours of classes. The refund is 80 percent if the student applies for aa refund 48 hours before the next batch begins.. No refunds are available if the student has attended more than three hours of classes. For self-paced courses, students receive a 100 percent of their course fees if the request is made within seven days of purchasing the course.
3. Are there any restrictions for refunds?
No refunds are available if a discount coupon was used to pay for the course.
4. How long does it take to receive a refund from WizIQ?
All refunds will be processed within 15 business days of the refund request.
If you have any questions or need more information, contact WizIQ.
Written by Rosa Fattahi. Edited by Graham & Associates.