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[2023] 250 Top Skillshare Courses of All Time

We’ve compiled Skillshare’s 250 top online courses. Combined, these have more than 10M enrollments.

Skillshare Top Courses of All Time

Founded in 2010, Skillshare is one of the largest online learning platforms that offers courses primarily about design, photography, writing, and other creative activities.

We’ve inspected the Skillshare catalog. Here’s what we found:

Skillshare boasts more than 29K online courses, with close to 38M enrollments and over 1.1M reviews combined. Over 1.2K of these courses have more than 50 lessons, with their longest course having 313 lessons.


The platform has 13 million registered learners and over 500K paid subscribers. Their catalog subscription costs $168 per year or $32 per month. The platform’s top 500 teachers earn about $2,000 per month on average.

Since its inception, Skillshare has raised $136.8M; most notably, they raised $66M in 2020 in the wake of the pandemic’s onset, which remains their largest funding round to date.

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250 Top Skillshare Courses

Here are some quick stats about the courses:

  • Course enrollments range from 20K to 182K. There are 12 courses with over 100K enrollments.
  • Combined, these courses account for 10M enrollments, with 40.3K enrollments on average.
  • Almost 75% of the courses are in English. Most others are in German or Spanish.
  • Almost 40% of the courses focus on illustration and graphic design.
  • Combined, these courses represent over 100 hours of learning content.

Without further ado, here are the top 250 online courses offered on Skillshare:

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Suparn developed an interest in MOOCs through a project he worked on during his MSc in Artificial Intelligence. He joined Class Central as a Full Stack Engineer.

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