Take free Online courses on a variety of subjects
Khan Academy – High-quality free courses on a variety of subjects.
Alison – Free online courses from the world’s top publishers.
CourseBuffet – Free online courses created by universities.
Udemy – Huge selection of free and premium courses- mostly on technical skills.
Highbrow – Free 10-day courses, divided into 5-minute daily lessons and delivered by email.
Academic Earth – Free online academic education for everyone.
Learnist – Print and video content, crowdsourced and curated by experts.
Degreed – Unlimited learning. Free forever.
Learn To Work With Data
— Online R tutorials and data science courses. DataCamp
DataQuest — Learn data science in your browser.
— Develop your analytical skills in a simple, yet fun way. DataMonkey
Learn coding and other Technical skills
Free Code Camp – Learn to code, meet other coders, build projects that help non-profits.
Code.org – Introductory coding lessons, designed for k-12 students.
Data Camp – Free and freemium courses on R, Python and data visualisation.
CodeCombat – Introductory coding lessons, in the form of a fantasy RPG.
Lrn – Phone app with free interactive coding mini-quizzes.
Get Healthier, be more Productive, and Learn faster
Memrise – Learn a variety of subjects via digital flashcards and crowdsourced mnemonics.
Greatist – Articles on becoming healthy and happy.
ZenHabits – Minimalist productivity advice, with a focus on psychology.
– Free flashcard software. Anki
– Short, actionable health weight loss and fitness articles. Hello Healthy
Fitocracy – Free workout, fitness tips and fitness tracking.
Learn a New Language
Duolingo — Learn over 20 different languages, including Klingon for some reason.
Babbel – Free language learning with integrated speech recognition.
Drops – Study a language on your phone for just 5 minutes a day.
Busuu – Community-base language learning. Interact with native speakers.
Lingvist – Learn a language in 200 hours.
Sharpen your Social and Career Skills
Improve Your Social Skills – Free social skills guide from a guy who overcame Asperger’s.
Succeed Socially – Free social skills guide for awkward people.
– Free articles on job hunting, getting promoted, freelancing, personal branding, and other career skills. Job-Hunt.org
Mind Tools – Free tools and videos for improving career, management and communications skills.
Try and Make Something New
Makezine – Online magazine for makers with guides, projects and news.
– Free user-created guides for makers. Snapguide
ChefSteps – Mix of free and premium cooking classes.
Instructables – User-created guides for making everything from cookies to buildings.
Allrecipes – The web’s largest collection of recipes.
Become a Human Encyclopedia
InstaNerd – Read a never-ending series of random factoids.
TED-Ed – Curated, high-quality educational videos.
Brain Pump – Watch a random educational video.
Now I Know – Fun facts delivered in a daily email newsletter.
Curiosity – 5 fun new facts, delivered to your phone every day.
Zidbits – Huge collection of articles on fun and unusual (mostly scientific) topics.
Big Think – In-depth videos by experts.
Curious – Sharpen your brain with daily “workouts”
Do Something Fun
Yousician – Learn your favorite guitar, bass, piano and ukelele songs.
Parkour & Freerunning World – Free Parkour and Freerunning video tutorials. Be careful!
Chesscademy – Learn chess from the masters, and solve chess puzzles.
Pianu – Learn to play piano online.
Surfedukators – Free surfing videos, tips and tutorials
Flowkey – Free piano training app.
Orginal Post from: Medium.com
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