Preply Review: No Longer Recommended (May 2023)

Preply is an online platform that connects students to tutors across the globe. Catered primarily to anyone interested in learning a language, Preply is beginning to expand its expertise into other areas of education too.

In this review, we’ll take a closer look at Preply, and how you can use it as both a student and a teacher. You’ll find out exactly what it costs per hour as a student, how much tutors can get paid, how to operate the platform, and finally, a look at how it compares with one of its major competitors. 

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The Ultimate Rosetta Stone Review for 2023: How Good is it?

Rosetta Stone is STILL one of the most well-known names in the language learning industry.

Until now I resisted writing a comprehensive review, because I always found their product incredibly bad. It was expensive, boring, and not very effective.

Has it changed since then? Let's find out.

Updated November 21, 2021.


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Clozemaster Review: Gamify your language learning!

I've been looking forward to writing this Clozemaster Review, because I tried it and thought that it was a exciting and fun way to learn languages.

So when Mike, the founder, approached me and asked if I'd be interested in publishing a review,  I knew I didn't have to think a long time to jump on the opportunity.

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italki Review: The Cheap and Easy Way to Find a Language Tutor

italki is one of the best language tutoring platforms on the market. They offer affordable tutoring lessons in hundreds of languages, and booking a lesson is easy and quick.

In this review, I take a look at some of the lesser-known features of italki and share some of my tips and tricks for using it

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My Rocket Languages Review: Surprisingly Good!

One of my favourite activities here on Actual Fluency is to give language software, apps, courses and other methods a good test to see if it's useful and effective to learn languages with.

Today I'm taking a look at Rocket Languages.

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