Building Your Channel

Channel Building Checklist

Follow this checklist to learn the basics of building a Skillshare Channel:





  • Create a Collection of Complementary Classes
    • Determine 1-2 content areas to focus on in your Channel
    • Identify your target student
    • Brainstorm all of the skills it takes to become an expert in your content area
    • Teach classes that complement and build upon one another
  • Establish a Consistent Publishing Schedule
    • Create a publishing calendar that works for you. Keep in mind that top teachers publish a new class every 1-3 months.
  • Craft a Cohesive Channel Brand
    • Create consistent cover images and class merchandising across all of your classes.
  • Connect with Students
    • Regularly check in on student projects and questions
    • Share relevant updates and resources through your Channel Discussion feature