The Startup Filmmaker’s Journey to Creating an Online Course. 

Follow business-owner Michael as he takes you with him on his journey to create his own course.  All the detail and tangible results, with real-time case study content.

Mastering The Virtual Classroom: How To Teach Online Classes Effectively

Mastering The Virtual Classroom: How To Teach Online Classes Effectively

Mastering the Virtual Classroom: How to Teach Online Classes Effectively Are you wondering how to teach online classes effectively after transitioning from in-person learning to a virtual classroom? This guide walks you through setting up your digital learning space, structuring engaging content,...

Top Picks for Beginners in 2024: Best Platform to Host Online Courses

Top Picks for Beginners in 2024: Best Platform to Host Online Courses

Deciding on the best platform to host online courses can feel overwhelming for beginners. Ideally, you want a fit-for-purpose solution that aligns with your teaching style and goals. This article cuts through the noise to compare the essentials: functionality, usability, and cost.  We lay out the...

How to Price Your Online Course: Expert Pricing Strategies for Success

How to Price Your Online Course: Expert Pricing Strategies for Success

Setting the right price for your online course can be challenging. You want to maximize profits for your hard work and at the same time offer as much value as you can to your students. This guide will walk you through the process on how to price your online course effectively, balancing critical...

Mastering the Launch: Your Essential Guide on How to Launch an Online Course

Mastering the Launch: Your Essential Guide on How to Launch an Online Course

Eager to share your expertise through an online course but not sure how to launch an online course? This guide cuts through the noise, offering a clear, actionable path to turn your knowledge into a comprehensive online course. We’ll walk you through identifying your audience, creating engaging...

Thinkific Pricing (2024): A Great Free Plan & More

Thinkific Pricing (2024): A Great Free Plan & More

Updated For 2024 Thinkific is one of the most popular online course platforms for course creators everywhere. They boast a diverse customer base ranging from massive brands like Hootsuite and CMF to solopreneurs and everyone in between. Regardless of where you fall in this range, if you’re...

Online Course Ideas: Unlock Your Potential & Launch Your Own Course

Online Course Ideas: Unlock Your Potential & Launch Your Own Course

Are you ready to unlock your potential in the world of online courses? With the rapid growth of online learning and an ever-expanding range of course ideas, now is the perfect time to dive in and create your own online course business.  We’ll explore some inspiration course ideas, covering...

Product Updates

Release Notes: May 2024

Release Notes: May 2024

Hello Spotlightr fam, it's time for another edition of release notes.  Our last one was at the end of 2023 and at that time we were on version 5.1.54.  It's been a little over 4 months since then, bringing us 14 more releases during that time. Included in those was a major release to v5.2.0 on...

Release Notes: December 2023

Release Notes: December 2023

Time for some updates!  Our last blog update was in July, so we are long overdue.  Since July we've updated the Spotlightr platform 15 times (about one update per week, with some weeks skipped).  We are currently on version 5.1.54. One notable update wasn't a feature, but pricing.  We are always...

Release Notes: July 2023

Release Notes: July 2023

We're midway through the summer, let's get to some updates that occurred over the last few months.  The last release notes were from mid-April, and since then we've gone through 9 platforms updates. We added an integration with Mailerlite and also revamped our Zapier...

Spotlightr Galleries

Spotlightr Galleries

What is a Gallery? In the most simple of terms, it's a single web page that hosts one or more videos.  Imagine a set-up similar to Netflix, but for learning, presenting, and discovering.  It's simple and quick to set up, but it can also give a beautiful, elegant page...

The Spotlightr Player – Design Examples

The Spotlightr Player – Design Examples

At Spotlightr we pride ourselves at being the most customizable video player available.  From the branding options to player controls and features, there isn't another hosting company that can do more. We get lots of questions from people asking how the player looks. ...