EPISODE 133

2 Ways to Combine Online Courses with a Productized Service with Brian Casel from Audience Ops

Today Chris Badgett of LifterLMS discusses 2 ways to combine online courses with a productized service with Brian Casel from Audience Ops in this episode of LMScast. Brian is the creator of Audience Ops, which is a content marketing company, and they have made a name for themselves in the industry with their done-for-you content service. You can use Audience Ops to have content written for your blog and they will also write email newsletters and social posts to go with the blog. They are also releasing more content marketing tools, such as calendar software and a content marketing training…

EPISODE 132

Teaching Like a Pastor, Technical Team Building, and How to Use Forms in Lessons with James Laws from Ninja Forms

In this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS, we will be talking about teaching like a pastor, technical team building, and how to use forms in lessons with James Laws from Ninja Forms. Chris and James discuss using forms and the best ways to deliver your message to your customers. James has an interesting background. He started out working as a grocery store clerk, and next he became a vacuum salesman. Then he became a pastor. And then on to developing a WordPress business with Ninja Forms. The company allows you to develop forms for your WordPress sites….

EPISODE 131

Web and Personal Security for Your Course Platform with Shaun James from Pentester University

Chris Badgett of LifterLMS talks about web and personal security for your course platform with Shaun James from Pentester University in this episode of LMScast. Shaun teaches people how to do ethical hacking in order to perform penetration tests to help strengthen cybersecurity of websites and online businesses. Penetration testing is ethical hacking that tests the cybersecurity of companies and tells them where holes are that bad guys could potentially get in so that the holes can be fixed. When Shaun was young, he learned how phone numbers work as codes. That got him into puzzles and ultimately led to…

EPISODE 130

Bridging the Gap Between Marketing and Innovation with WordPress Web Hosting Expert AJ Morris from Liquid Web

In this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS we discuss bridging the gap between marketing and innovation with WordPress web hosting expert AJ Morris from Liquid Web. AJ also tells a little about his interesting journey from working at a school district to business marketing. It can sometimes be frustrating to work with people who do not have much training in a field. AJ shares his approach to working with people who have less technical skill than he does. He breaks things down in different ways for people’s differing learning styles. And he believes being patient is key….

EPISODE 129

Course Marketplaces Versus Self Hosted LMS with Serial Course Entrepreneur John Shea

Chris Badgett of LifterLMS discusses course marketplaces versus self hosted LMS with serial course entrepreneur John Shea in this episode of LMScast. They talk about the pros and cons of using a hosted space for your course versus hosting on your own platform like LifterLMS. They also discuss how to optimize the money you make from your course. John shares his origin story as to how he got started in the course building space. He tells about his experience finding content and building up his course on Udemy. John then started working with Skillshare. To date he has created around…