Learndash just announced the Learndash Cloud platform. There are now Two ways to start with LearnDash, One is fully hosted with WordPress installed and sell your courses via memberpress or woocommerce. The second option is to go with Learndash Cloud with a monthly fee of $29.
LearnDash Cloud is a fully-hosted WordPress website that comes with LearnDash pre-installed.
An annual subscription includes hosting and website automatic updates alongside the full functionality of LearnDash. Course creators can publish a website in minutes using professionally-designed starter templates that are easy to customize. (Note: monthly only at launch time.)
Learndash has mentioned the following perks of Learndash Cloud.