MOODLE vs CANVAS : FEATURE COMPARISON

Paradiso

Understanding Moodle versus Canvas. Moodle - It is an open-source learning management system designed to offer the best experience to learners that provides unprecedented data security. Users of Moodle LMS have the choice of installing their Moodle account on cloud or server.

Open Source LMS: The Free LMS that isn’t Free!

Paradiso

You somehow would’ve digested the term and come to a conclusion that it’s just another word for a Free LMS. Free LMS… Praise the Lord for the ‘ Open Source LMS ’. An open source LMS is free because you don’t have to pay a fee to own its code.

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MoodleCloud | Free Moodle Hosting for Single Classroom Installations

Lambda Solutions

Yesterday Moodle released MoodleCloud designed specifically to help educators that are looking for small installations of Moodle. Moodle hostingCalling all educators!

Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences. Anyone who has spent even a fraction of time looking into the world of elearning and the learning management system will have come across the rather abstract names of Moodle and Totara. Free or not so free?

What is Moodle LMS?

Lambda Solutions

What is Moodle LMS? Moodle LMS is the world’s most popular and most used learning management system. Because it is open source and free to download. Moodle

JoomlaLMS and Moodle Comparison [Updated]

JoomlaLMS

So it is not surprising that we are constantly asked how JoomlaLMS is different from other free Learning Management Systems, particularly Moodle. When people start looking for LMS, the price question becomes a primary criterion to consider.

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin| I Heart Moodle Series

Lambda Solutions

How Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Reduced Bullying in Schools by 49% with Moodle. Educating over 95,000 students, teachers and parents on Moodle, CHW’s free, fun, and interactive eLearning programs exemplify proven success in decreasing bullying, injuries, obesity and drug use.

Moodle Plugins – The Face-to-Face Plugin

Lambda Solutions

Hundreds of custom third-party plugins are offered for free by Moodle plugin contributors. Much like WordPress Plugins, Moodle plugins, once installed, change the look, feel and functionality of your LMS site to suit your requirements.

Open Source Does Not Mean Free. Moodle Anyone?

Upside Learning

I constantly come across clients who seem to be very impressed by the free tag that Moodle comes with. What clients fail to realize, initially at least, is that there’s no such thing as ‘free lunch’ And there will never be. Learning Management Cost Of Open Source LMS Free (Open Source) LMS Open Source Does Not Mean Free Open Source is Not Cheap open source LMS

Why You Should Upgrade to Moodle 2.9

Lambda Solutions

We announced last month that Moodle 2.9 With this new version came the announcement that Moodle 2.6 As software experts, we understand how crucial it is to operate on a secure, bug free, and well functioning Moodle site. Here is why you should upgrade Moodle 2.6 (or

Moodle 2.5 running and OK

Moodle Journal

Well we have a Moodle 2.5 As we have been using a system of certification for training for the Moodle courses that I run here at the College using Bronze, Silver and Gold, I thought lets give badges a try and that worked really smooth also, a nice surprise for the other members of the course when they next logged-in. if you have any others to add then do please feel free to reply to this posting

Top 8 FREE Open Source LMSs

eLearning 24-7

Everyone loves free, especially with software. Free software should be in a class by itself, because it often rumbles into three areas: 100% free with no watermarks, limited features/capabilities. 100% free but with limited features (if you want those gone you pay for it). 100% free but with limitations (and you cannot upgrade – some ATs actually do this – with the goal of you buying another of their products). 1 Moodle. Feel free to marvel.

Migrating Moodle

Moodle Journal

The last couple of weeks including the usual half term have certainly been busy given that we took the opportunity to move a Moodle vle from a Linux to Windows platform. Being a merged college as we are, we now have two instances of the Moodle running on a single server and it all seems to be holding up extremely well. Of course if you are running Moodle yourselves then you will no doubt also be running other integrated applications and in our case that’s LAMS and Mahara.

New Features of Moodle 3.1 that Make it the Favorite of Learning Experts

CommLab India

Moodle, the open source Learning Management System (LMS) released its latest version – 3.1 – in May 2016. Watch this video for an overview of the features of Moodle 3.1. Now, let’s get into the details of new features in Moodle’s latest version. Moodle 3.1

10 Popular MOODLE Plugins for Workplace Learning

CommLab India

Being an open-source Learning Management System (LMS), Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment ( MOODLE ) has become popular and stands out amidst other learning management systems. Here are 10 popular MOODLE plugins, based on user likes and preferences. MOODLE Mobile.

Free Open Source LMSs are like Puzzles

eLearning 24-7

As you prepare your LMS discovery you might be thinking to yourself, perhaps I should get those free ones, you know like “Moodle” And it would understandable to think that way, after all you just sat in a panel session where people from big name companies created their own LMS – and tell you that is the way to do it (which happened at a trade show last year). But it is paper and in reality, getting free isn’t all that it is cracked up to be.

Why MOODLE Is the Most Widely Used LMS

CommLab India

One of the most widely used LMSs is Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment (MOODLE). Let us now look at a few features of MOODLE that make it the preferred choice of the corporate training world. MOODLE is an open-source LMS.

[SlideShare] LearnUpon vs. Moodle: The Right LMS for Your Business

LearnUpon

Many businesses grab on to Moodle. It’s well-known and (kind of) free. If you’re between two minds, our latest Slideshare “LearnUpon vs. Moodle” will help you discover if an open source LMS like Moodle or a cloud-based learning management system like LearnUpon is right for you.

Multi-Tenancy in Moodle

Moodle Journal

Have I considered Multi-tenancy for our Moodle, my quick response to that question was no, actually a new one on me, though I ask are you already a Moodle mutli-tenancy site?

Why MOODLE Is the Best Course Management Software

CommLab India

One of the most widely used software applications for managing courses is MOODLE (Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment), which is power-packed with various features. This makes MOODLE very cost-effective compared to proprietary CMSs.

Moodle – The Most Popular LMS of 2016: What Makes it So?

CommLab India

According to a report by Capterra, Moodle is the most popular Learning Management System in the world, when the number of users is taken into account. In case, you are not, there is no harm going through this blog to know why Moodle is one of the most popular LMSs in the world.

Capitalize on the CRM-LMS Combined Functionality with Moodle Salesforce Integration

Paradiso

There mustn’t be a single soul in the e-learning arena who doesn’t know about Moodle ( Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment ). It’s a free, open source e-learning platform that packs in a robust set of teaching and learning tools.

Moodle – The King of Affordable LMSs

CommLab India

I suggest you go for Modular Object-oriented Dynamic Learning Environment (Moodle) , one of the world’s most popular LMSs. Moodle is an open-source learning management platform. The interface of Moodle is simple. The dashboard of Moodle can be customized to make it easy-to-use.

Thinking Moodle Theme Design

Moodle Journal

The themes features are free and cover a wide range of curriculum area defaults, and when it comes to installing the theme, there are short video tutorials that will guide through the process. If you are feeling really creative then Themato Web Moodle Theme Engine may well be the solution.

The Top 5 Free Learning Management Platforms

CommLab India

To deal with financial constraints, several companies are opting for free learning software, and these include Learning Management Systems (LMSs). What are the most popular free LMSs? Capterra has come out with list of the most popular free LMSs. MOODLE.

How to Put an eLearning Brothers Template into Moodle

eLearning Brothers

This quick-start guide will walk through how to take one of our Moodle course templates and put it into the Moodle LMS. For Moodle pros who have ever done something similar to this, please share your expertise and experience in the comments. Don’t have a free account yet?

Why Easygenerator will launch a free edition of her authoring software

Challenge to Learn

We are in the final stages of launching a free edition of easygenerator; it will be available in the first half of October. The formal announcement of the launch of this free edition will be made through the easygenerator blog and website, so will all the details of available functionality.

Totara: re-shaping Moodle for corporate use

Clive on Learning

This time I’m exploring whether it is possible for one of the world’s most popular academic virtual learning environments, Moodle, to be adapted to suit the needs of corporates. So it has been more than a little surprising to me over the past few years to see Moodle, an open-source VLE, used so enthusiastically by corporates. While all elements of Totara are open source, it is not free, but then I’m not sure many corporates really want free – they want easy.

The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS!

Upside Learning

Moodle is a good LMS with which has grown over the years and offers a host of functionality and features that are very useful to have in an LMS. Add to it the fact that its open source which makes it free to use, has made it very popular. That’s the only thing that’s free.

Running Turnitin for Moodle

Moodle Journal

There were some technical difficulties with getting the installation to actually work in our version of Moodle , but I am more than pleased to say that Turnitin were really helpful in getting over those problems. That’s all from me now, if you have any comments then as usual please feel free to post A busy half tern for me last week as it turned out because I was scheduled to deliver training for Turnitin to staff on the coming Monday, which is today.

Top 5 Benefits of Moodle Learning Management System

CommLab India

However, did you know that a research by Capterra highlights that Moodle tops the list of the 20 most popular Learning Management Systems in the world? Here are a few benefits of Moodle that make it the most popular LMS. Yes, you read it right – it’s absolutely FREE.

Moodle Pros and Cons Update

eLearning Blender

With all the hype surrounding the upcoming arrival of Moodle 2.0, I thought it might be a good time to revisit what we love and hate about Moodle 1.9. Now that we are getting ready to say goodbye to Moodle 1.9, but generally i do like moodle.

Moodle in Corporate eLearning Mirrors Higher Education Trends by Brian Carlson

Learning Solutions Magazine

In late February 2017, Moodle marked a historic milestone by surpassing over 100 million registered users worldwide who are utilizing the free open-source system through approximately 100,000 individual installations in both K-20 and professional education instances in governments, corporations, and nonprofits.