Even before the Coronavirus outbreak, there was a huge market of people looking to learn new skills from the comfort of their own home. Since populations around the world are being asked to self isolate wherever possible, the demand has skyrocketed.
Over 120 million customers around the world have built their websites using Wix. A publicly traded company ever since 2013, Wix’s primary source of revenue is its simple and straightforward website builder. Keep this detail in mind, because it’ll come up again it later.
With a huge amount of the world currently having to self isolate and work from home, there is a great opportunity for people to use the new free time to learn and improve their skills. One skill of these skills is software development.
For those who don’t know, Apple has brought out a new iPad pro this year. The new model has promised a lot of new features and is much more powerful. When the first generation was released, some people within the design industry heralded it as a new revolutionary tool for designers.
Within the first 10 months of Fortnite being released in July 2017, there were 125 million registered players and the game had taken $1.2 billion in net revenue. In April 2018, the game was launched on iPhone, where it reportedly made $2 million a day. This resulted in a revenue of $2.4 billion in 2018.
Education doesn’t have to take place in schools or universities. Don’t get me wrong, formal education and degrees are important. Yet, many successful professionals admit that true skill takes time, requires practice (lots of it… and then some), and will often occur in environments not designed for instruction to begin with.
The list of services on offer by professionals is extremely impressive. From administrators, to software developers, designers, marketing agencies, copywriters, data inputters, translators, and customer support reps. The list goes on and on. The one common denominator is that all of the work has to be pitched, reviewed, and completed via the internet. This means the nature of most tasks is computer based.