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Expand Your Skills (and Income) With These 13 Sites

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In today’s climate, the self-starting affiliate marketer needs to keep their skills sharp and growing. If you’re looking to sharpen or enhance your skills (and thereby increasing your income with your new found knowledge) here are 13 great places to start.

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Online courses and programs:

Coursera – Take courses from major universities for free. The subjects vary and in some cases, they are introductory courses and even some “just for fun” courses.

SkillShare – 1000s of classes available in various subjects. They also have a Premium version, which gives you access to even more courses.

Highbrow – This site offers daily micro-courses, delivered to your inbox. Most are about 15 minutes in length. Great for adopting small knowledge sets in a quick manner.

Creative Live – Creative Classes taught by experts in the fields. Free access to classes ranging from photography to audio production.

EdX – Free online courses from top Universities.

Lynda.com – Over 3700 video courses. They have a monthly subscription fee, which ranges from $19.99 to $34.99 and offer a 10 day free trial.

Enhance Your Coding Skills:

Codecademy – Free interactive coding lessons.

Udacity – Earn a nanodegree. 100s of courses available, many of which are free or have free trials.

Codeschool – Codeschool offers 100s of courses. They charge $29 per month for full access. The courses consist of classes geared towards 6 paths.

Code.org – Learn how to code with these computer science courses. Learn by doing it for just an hour per day (or more if you want to learn faster).

Other Places To Pickup Knowledge:

Learnist – Improve your knowledge set with expertly curated web, video and print content.

Ted:Ed Curated video lessons from experts is several fields. If you don’t know about Ted, visit the site ASAP.

Khan Academy – This site gives you extensive access to interactive learning content. It’s totally, 100% free. Learn everything from Math to Economics to Computer Science, at all levels.

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