Tutor.com, Easy Languages and italki offer online German tutorial that is available at any time of the day. Done via Skype, Verbalplanet.com's German tutorial stresses on the importance of quick feedback and performance tracking.
As of October 2015, Easy Languages, italki and Verbalplanet.com have free trials prior to availing of their paid tutorial services, which cost around $9 to $32. Tutorials may follow a structured discussion or allow the student to practice through a free-flowing conversation.
In addition to hiring a German tutor, a learner may also use the free language learning app Duolingo, to become more familiar with the language. The app sends daily reminders, awards points for completing lessons, and lets learners share their progress to their friends through social media.