At present we’re thrilled to announce the launch of a very new model of Busuu. That is in all probability certainly one of our largest product upgrades in years, and I couldn’t be extra happy with what the Busuu staff has achieved. The brand new model is already accessible on iOS and net and shall be coming to Android quickly.
We’ve got improved our product in a number of core areas that can assist you obtain your studying targets even sooner:
1. New studying path
We’ve got utterly redesigned our course space, decreasing the variety of steps it takes to enter the training content material. Our course ranges (A1 – C1) at the moment are divided into shorter chapters which is able to give you a a lot higher sense of progress. One other necessary new characteristic is the addition of ‘Checkpoints’ which take a look at you on content material taught beforehand and as soon as handed, unlock the following chapter. The Checkpoints assist your studying by making certain that you just actually grasp the content material earlier than transferring on.
2. Partaking new course content material (together with video flashcards)
We’ve got revamped our course content material to make it way more partaking. This consists of new train sorts in addition to video flashcards in most of our programs. Reasonably than simply listening to the sound over a nonetheless picture, you’ll now watch a clip of a local speaker saying a phrase inside the native context. We had plenty of enjoyable producing these video flashcards and hope you’ll like them too!
3. Extra gamification and delight
We perceive that studying a language will be difficult, so we wish to preserve you motivated at each level of your studying journey. We’ve got launched streaks (that can assist you preserve constructing the behavior of studying), factors, leaderboards and plenty of different options to make utilizing Busuu as enjoyable as attainable!
4. Free entry to our whole course
One among our most necessary adjustments is our determination to open up our course content material to everybody utterly free. You possibly can resolve to improve to our Premium version to get full entry to all our options (together with our award-winning Good Evaluate) or you possibly can select to make use of our product without spending a dime whereas watching adverts. Our imaginative and prescient is to empower individuals by way of languages everywhere in the world and we wish to make our platform accessible for everybody.
As you possibly can see, that is fairly a serious overhaul of our product and I wish to thank all the Busuu staff for his or her unbelievable work.
CEO & Co-founder of Busuu