Udemy Is Building An Open Marketplace For Education
Education startup Udemy upsets the traditional video-course-on-demand business model by allowing anyone to create and sell a video course.By Matt Picht | July 14, 2015
Education on your terms. That’s the promise of Udemy, an online education platform that aims "to help anyone learn anything."
According to Udemy's Director of Customer Support, "Anybody can create or host a course, and sell the course through Udemy. So we're able to bring together those with the knowledge and expertise, and those that want to learn."
Udemy is one of a handful of businesses trying to upend traditional education methods with MOOCs. No, not these kind of mooks. (Video via Warner Bros. / "Mean Streets")