Skillshare offers a wide variety of courses ranging including technology, design, culinary arts, business and many more. It works mainly on a membership basis. A skillshare member pays $9.95 a month for access to free or low cost courses. A person has the option to obtain a skillshare membership or just buy a certain course by itself (they are usually in the $10-30 price range).

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Udemy’s goal is to democratize education by allowing anyone the access to learning tools. The site offers a lot of free courses on topics of microsoft office, publishing, knitting, technology and more. A person is required to sign up for a free membership to start taking classes.

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Coursera’s tagline is “Take the world’s best courses online, for free.” The site has over 600 courses and 7 million registered users. Registration is free. The site hosts courses by many top universities like Yale and Princeton.

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