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busuu.com at the E-Teachers conference about Communities and the Power of Crowdsourcing

Last week we had the pleasure to be invited by Kirsten Winkler, one of the leading bloggers and opinion leaders of this newly born online language learning industry, to present our ideas about Communities and the  Power of Crowdsourcing within a web conference. A part from busuu.com, the founders of other great websites like Languages Out There,  Wiziq and Italki also shared their

Blog and video contest

Our “busuu.com story contest” is now over.  A lot of people sent us funny stories, posted nice entries about language learning on their blog or even uploaded amazing videos about busuu.com on YouTube! It was impressive to see a lot of people from our language learning community participating in this contest. Just to name a

Tips to learn a new language online (part3)

Here is the third installment of our blog series on language learning tips. 3. Practice language actively Whenever possible, speak the language aloud rather than reciting it silently to yourself. In doing this you can gain confidence in you pronounciation and in your language skills. Say vocabulary words out loud e.g. while doing a busuu.com