Looking for FREE online courses to boost your blog + biz?
Well, you came to the right place! (Yahoo!)
Course creation has been a serious rise and you can almost find a course on every single subject online. The awesome thing is that there are a ton of FREE online courses that will help take your blog + biz to the next level when you are working on a budget. Pretty cool, right?
So, since I love learning new things every day I went on a hunt to find a ton of FREE online courses that can help other bloggers grow their blogs + businesses.
To my surprise, I found a ton of helpful online courses from all different areas such as SEO, web design, social media and more.
In this post, I will share the top FREE online e-course that I found to help grow your blog + biz.
Let’s dive in, shall we…
Social Media + Traffic Building
Social Media Kickstart: If you are looking to grow your blog engagement and traffic this month, check out my FREE online course Social Media Kickstart! In this course, I share tips on how I use Pinterest to skyrocket my blog traffic, Facebook Groups to boost blog posts engagements on my site and Instagram to build a solid connection and grow my audience. Sign up for the FREE course by clicking here!
If you are looking to take your Twitter game to the next level, check out this FREE Twitter. This course really helps you focus on how to set up your profile and grow your Twitter account. I guess I need to show my Twitter account more love, right? =) Check out the course by clicking here!
Looking to grow your Facebook page? Well, you’re in the perfect spot!Facebook is the largest social media platform in the world and definitely one that every blogger should be apart of. This free Facebook course will help you grow your Facebook page and things moving this month. Check out the Facebook SOS course by clicking here!
Facebook Ads Mini Course
Confused on Facebook Ads? Well, look no further because this free mini-course will help you with all the basis of Facebook ads. This course will teach you how to write a compelling Facebook ad copy, how to create high converting Facebook ads, and more. Check out it by clicking here.
Snapchat lovers? Snapchat has become one of my favorite platforms to connect with others on via video. So, I have to say I am totally digging Snapchat right now and love sharing my daily fun stories on the platform. This course is a training that will show you how to use Snapchat like a BOSS!
SEO & Site Performance
Does your blog need some SEO cleaning?? SEO, also known as Search Engine Optimization is HUGE for having a successful blog. I wish I knew half of the tips and resources in this free course on SEO when I first started blogging last year. I probably would have saved a TON of time, ( smile)!. So, If you are looking to take your SEO game to the next level check out this amazing course. This course shares tips on how to develop a killer SEO strategy to stay ahead of the game for creative bloggers and biz owners. Check it out here!
Google Analytics Free Ecourse
Using Google Analytics is MUST for bloggers but not a lot of people know how to use it. In my current blog strategy, I read my analytics on a weekly basis to find out what is working and what isn’t. This has been super huge helping me figure out what to focus on for each month. So, if you are looking to take your Google Analytic game up a notch this course can help. It’s perfect if you are looking to learn more about Google analytics and how to use it. Check out this rockstar free ecourse by clicking here.
Another killer SEO free course is this one RIGHT here! In this course, you will learn how Chris Lee built a six-figure business using SEO and how you can do the same. Check out the course by clicking here.
If you are looking for some great SEO tips sent to your box, check out this e-course by Hubspot. In this course, you will cover the basics to help you get up to speed with SEO and you will also learn how to pick the right keywords for your blog posts.
If you are on Etsy this course might be great for you! This course focuses around Etsy freelancers who want to take their SEO to the next level. This course will teach tactics to help your shop make it to the first page. Check it out by clicking here.
8 Things To Do Before You Publish Your Blog Post To Maximize Exposure
6 Ways to Grow Your Email List This Month
Blogging + Content
Looking to take your speed up on your site or take your WordPress site to the next level? If so, check out this course. Ali is uber amazing and really want to help others with their WordPress site. In this course, you will learn how to clearly maintain your site the right way. Everything from site backups, website security, legal stuff, performance updates, and more. Check out this amazing FREE course by clicking here.
This course teaches you how to explore different writing styles, web design and structure. Check out this very detailed course by clicking here!
If you are looking for a course that will teach you how to design your blog, check out this one. This course will cover some of the basis to turning your blog into a masterpiece one step at a time. You will learn how to choose the right color palette for your blog, secrets on creating beautiful visuals for your blog and more. Check it out here.
Blog Like A Mag(azine)
Looking for a fun e-course that will teach you how to blog like a Magazine? If so, check out this e-course. This course teaches you how to set up your blog like a magazine and it is taught by Regina from ByRegina.com who is simply amazing! Check out the top-notch course by clicking here.
Legalize Your Blog
Now onto the legal stuff! A lot of bloggers and biz owners put learning about the legal stuff last but I think it should be one of the areas of focus. In this course FREE course, you will learn how actionable steps to legalize your blog and legal aspect of blogging. Check out this awesome course by clicking here!
Beginner Guide To WordPress
New to WordPress?? This course will help ease your mind a little bit by going over the basics of WordPress.org. You will learn the ins and outs of setting up and using WordPress as blog, website and more. Check out this course by clicking here.
Blogger’s Guide To Google Drive
Need help with Google Drive? Perfect! This course was recently FREE but is now $5! Since it’s so affordable and awesome I decided to put it in this roundup! But, this course goes over how to use Google Drive like a Boss! It is filled with 4 videos that teach you how to use Google docs, Google Slides and Google Sheets. Check it out by clicking here.
Week of Code
Need help with coding for your site? This 7-day FREE course will help get things in order. In the course, you will learn about text formatting, font styling, link formatting and more. Check out the course by clicking here.
Email List Building
If you are looking to grow your email list, check out this amazing course which is a 30-day email course filled with teaching from different email marketing experts. You will learn how to grow your email effectively and professionally. Check out this AMAZING course by clicking here.
If you are new to building your email list, check out this course. In this course you will learn how to make passive income from your email list, the formula to getting your emails opened by your subscribers and so much more. Check out this free course by clicking here.
Branding + Photography
Basic Photography Course
Looking to take your photography game to the next level? Check out this free photography course that goes over the basis of photography to make your photos stand out on Instagram and other platforms. Check out this free course by clicking here.
Looking to take your brand to the next level? If so, totally check out this course which shows you how to create a strong brand that stands out online. Allison’s fun personality and colorful workbooks will have you hooked. This course is by far one of my favorite FREE branding course online. Check it out here.
If you are looking to start making money from your photography, check out this course. This photography course teaches you a ton of different photography tricks and tips to start making income from your gift rapidly. Check it out here.
One of the main ways I make income from my blog is through affiliate marketing. It’s an awesome way to make income from your blog quickly. So, if you are looking to take your affiliate marketing game to the next level or if you are just starting out, check out this course.
Who doesn’t like Amazon? This 7- day email course teaches you everything you need to know about selling on Amazon. It also goes into details on how to choose the perfect items to sell that will make you money.
Whew! This post listed over 30 FREE online courses to help grow your blog + biz! Do you have a free course that you offer to help bloggers and biz owners grow their businesses?
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: I’m Latasha, a Creative Biz Blogger + Entrepreneur. I help Creatives grow their biz + income through effective online strategies & side hustles. Make sure to join the Creative Ninjas Facebook Group It’s filled with 2000+ other awesome Creatives!
These courses look amazing to help me grow my food blog! Thanks so much for putting this fantastic list together, I’ll be checking them out!
Wow! A lot of free courses! I’m saving this link because I’m slowly starting to focus on one component at a time to grow my blog. Thanks for these cool resources!
This is super helpful – I have a food blog that I could really use these to help me grow!
Stephanie Foster says
This is a great list. It’s hard for so many people to get started.
Great list Latasha! It’s incredible the amount of wonderful resources that are out there. You did a fantastic job putting these together. ?
Jenny Berk says
Truly valuable post. Thank you!
I may need to take all of the Facebook courses! It’s been one of the most challenging social media platforms to grow for me.
What a great roundup of courses to take! Pinning this for later!
Emily Anne says
What an amazing resource!! Thank you so much for sharing! I’ve re-pinned so I can come back to it later!
Candace Towner says
LOVE courses!! Especially when they are FREE!!! Great post!
Thanks for sharing! I love learning new tips and tricks!
Thanks for sharing all these fabulous online courses! These tools are really useful. I definitely could use some info on understanding google analytics. Awesome!
Ruthie Ridley says
This post is such a great resource! Thank you for sharing!
Definitely saving this to keep referring back to. Thank you so much for this!
Paula @ I'm Busy Being Awesome says
Oh my gosh – this is such an incredibly helpful post! I pinned AND bookmarked it. Thank you so much for sharing; as a relatively new blogger – I hope to use most of these 🙂
Lanae Bond says
I did not Linkedin had classes but I would love to take a course! Thanks for the info!
Tiffany Haywood says
Thanks so much for bringing all these amazing resources into one place! I think you’ve covered just about every topic a Blogger could need. . .
Amelie Koury says
Thank you for this!!!
Naomi Fryers says
What an amazing compilation of resources!! Love your blog!!
Samantha Curtis says
Great post! Saving this for later.. thank you!
Love love this. Thank you so much. I have already signed up for 4 courses.
Mala | Momchakra.com says
Thank you for compiling this list. Saves us from running around like headless chickens. Pinned it.
What a great list! Subscribing to your social media course!