How to Use lynda.com for Free

Like free stuff? Us too! That's why we partnered with lynda.com: to bring Lifehacker readers the longest free trial ever for the the best e-learning resource available. With lynda.com, you can learn web design, accounting, photography, recording techniques - anything. Interested? Check it out here.

If you haven't heard of lynda.com, you've been living under a rock. It's an amazing resource that enables you to learn from experts about any skill imaginable. Lifehacker loves lynda.com - calling it their "favorite" for e-learning. Here's some more info:

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Anyway - it's 2 weeks long, so if there's ever been a skill or trade that you've wanted to learn, now's the time! Here are some skills you could learn:

  • Ableton Live - learn to DJ
  • Adobe - top courses for every adobe program
  • Aperture - learn to edit photos like a pro
  • Avid - master video editing

And those are just my highlights from the A's! There are courses taught by experts on bodybuilding, audio recording, accounting, architecture (stuck in the "A's" again - sorry!), interior design, coding, note taking.... practically any skill you could want to learn (here's a list) - lynda's got you covered.

UPDATE: You must enter your credit card info to redeem the freebie and will automatically be charged then refunded $1 when they verify your credit card. Otherwise, you will not be charged until your free trial ends.

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P.S. Just go redeem - it's free, you have nothing to lose.


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