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. Intended for teachers who are looking to implement online learning to 50 users or less, MoodleCloud provides a free Moodle Hosting site for those who are working with no budget. Moodle hostingCalling all educators!

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. With 68 million users and 55,000 Moodle sites deployed worldwide, Moodle is a user-friendly eLearning platform that serves the learning and training needs of people from all types of institutions. Moodle

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Moodle Site Configuration, Part 1: Features, Users, And Course Enrollment

Dan Keckan

In this two-part article, I will walk you through the configuration of your Moodle site. Learning Management Systems Corporate Learning Management Systems Free eLearning eBooks Moodle Moodle IdeasThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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. It is encouraged for Moodle users to upgrade to a safer, more secure version of Moodle. Here is why you should upgrade Moodle 2.6 (or or lower) to Moodle 2.9. Moodle 2.6 Moodle 2.9

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. Cloud based platform called Moodle cloud, can be can be set up in minutes, is scalable, and has a host of standard features available for instant use. Moodle vs. Canvas: Shortcomings.

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How to Integrate Moodle and BigBlueButton for Virtual Classes

eAbyas Info Solutions

Just install the Moodle Learning Management System (LMS) and plug in BigBlueButton and start your lectures straight away. The software is available as a plugin for Moodle platform users. Absolutely free! How to Install BigBlueButton Plugin in Moodle.

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. Moodle’s category of available plugins is long and growing daily. Plugins face to face Moodle plugins Learning Management System LMS Lambda Solutions Moodle online learning

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12 Reasons for Why You Need This Moodle Analytics Plugin

LearnerScript

When you think of Moodle learning analytics, what problems come to your mind while measuring them? What if all such problems you have encountered will be answered in a single Moodle analytics plugin? 1 Role-wise, Multiple Moodle Analytics Dashboards. 2 Custom Moodle Dashboards.

5 Moodle Report Actions to Use from LearnerScript

LearnerScript

Moodle reports make themselves an indispensable part of your eLearning initiative to train your folks in the right direction. That is why we, one of the Moodle partners, have introduced LearnerScript which is a Moodle reporting tool for advanced Moodle analytics.

Moodle Alternatives

AbaraLMS

This article talks about Moodle alternatives. As per Wikipedia, “Moodle (acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment) is one of the most popular ‘free’ software e-learning platform (Learning Management System), or Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). As of June 2013, it had a user base of 83,008 registered and verified sites, serving 70,696,570 users in [ ] The post Moodle Alternatives appeared first on Abara LMS.

4 Moodle Report Formats Useful for Report Exporting

LearnerScript

Report formats in Moodle analytics play their fair share of a role. LearnerScript is here to talk about them and let you know about them in your Moodle reporting. How do you want it to be when you create a custom Moodle report? Password-protect your Moodle reports.

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? If all this grabs your interest then follow this link From Lambda Solutions and read some more, there is even a free white paper on the subject.

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Thinking Moodle Theme Design

Moodle Journal

I have been taking a loom at the some options for templates this last week and came across an couple of site that seemed to have some useful and I thought interesting content. 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.

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20 video sites

Moodle Journal

Whether they are screen capture, short clips or whole programs, I think can make for a really flexible and engaging resource that I can so plug them into our Moodle platform with ease. I suppose my principle source for this has been YouTube, but I just came across a useful list of 20 sites that provide content, in most cases its free and though with some they do actually include YouTube, I still think its worth tagging, anyway see what you think here's the link

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5 Quick Tips for Moodle Upgrade

Yatharthriti

In the open-source Learning Management Systems (LMS) field, Moodle is the best tool. It is a flexible, open-source, and free-to-use tool that allows eLearning developers to customize every aspect of the online training environment. Another benefit is that Moodle has numerous plug-ins.

Scooping Links for Moodle

Moodle Journal

When it comes to presenting a course in Moodle I often find myself trying to think of alternatives to the default means of materials presentation through the links to documents and websites approach, and the other day I discovered Scoopit. If you would like to give it a try then the whole set-up is extremely straightforward, simply create a free account, name your topic, enter a description and some keywords.

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Top 3 Advantages Of Moodle

Dan Keckan

Moodle is the world’s most popular and most used Learning Management System (LMS). Because Moodle LMS is a flexible, open source, and free to download learning management solution. With 68 million users and 55,000 Moodle sites deployed worldwide, Moodle is a user-friendly eLearning platform that serves the learning and training needs of people from all types of organizations.

RSC Moodle Roundtable

Moodle Journal

I went along to an RSC Moodle Forum round table in London yesterday that posed the question ‘What makes for a good Moodle activity’. MS Word template for making Moodle quizzes The description of the tool makes it sound very interestingthough I must admit to not having tried it out yet. This template is intended for quiz creators like me who do not likeawkward Moodle mechanism for quiz authoring and prefer familiar word processorenvironment.

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LearnDash vs. Moodle – Which is Better?

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

That’s where open-source e-Learning platforms like Moodle and WordPress+LearnDash come into the picture. In this article, we’ll compare LearnDash and Moodle so you can determine the best platform for your needs. LearnDash vs Moodle – Fundamental differences. Free of cost.

10 Best Moodle Alternatives You’d Love to Know

ProProfs

Moodle is a popular LMS software with rich features for building online courses. Despite being a widely-used solution, Moodle scores less in terms of its graphic user interface and ease of navigation. A Quick Feature & Price Comparison Table of ProProfs LMS and Moodle LMS.

Integrating your Joomla site with an LMS solution is a great option for virtual training

Paradiso

With Joomla LMS you could get all the features of your website also build a robust training site or eLearning platform. Joomla is a free, open source CMS used for creating and managing various web platforms. This is the future of eLearning and so is reflected in the Joomla Moodle integration. If you want to know more about Joomla LMS integration or about any of our other 100+ integrations, you can schedule a Demo or use our Free Trial.

Benefits of Hiring a Best Moodle Development Company

Yatharthriti

MOODLE (Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment) is a free and open source E-learning software application. Today, MOODLE development is serving millions of users through numerous registered sites, which are developed on it. If you too want to develop your site on this application, then hiring Yatharthriti Moodle Development Company would be your best choice. Basic Features of MOODLE. MOODLE Migration. MOODLE Theme Design.

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Moodle Alternatives

Academy of Mine

Are you looking for a Moodle alternative? Is your business currently using Moodle to create your online courses? Of course, there are some obvious benefits – above all else, Moodle is free, open-source software. Maybe you decided to spend a separate fee for hosting through Moodle, but find the server resources limiting. Most businesses care about how they present themselves online, and Moodle falls short in that regard.

Should our LMS Website be on the same install as our main marketing site?

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

The question is; “should we have our LMS website on the same install as our main marketing site”. Perhaps they’re asked to log into a separate site which increases friction and increases the chances of visitors bouncing off your LMS website. Cons of having two sites combined.

Open Source LMSs Facts and Insight

eLearning 24-7

One of the areas that always gain interest and usage are open source systems, that is to say, free open source code (some are not), to which any organization, company, educational setting, government and so forth can build their own system (often noted as home-grown) and do what they wish with it.

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

This blog depicts the dynamics between Moodle VS Paradiso LMS and its integration with the systems. Let’s Begin with the Comparison of Moodle and Paradiso . Moodle is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. Moodle VS Paradiso LMS Comparison.

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

This blog depicts the dynamics between Moodle VS Paradiso LMS and its integration with the systems. Let’s Begin with the Comparison of Moodle and Paradiso . Moodle is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. Moodle VS Paradiso LMS Comparison.

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

This blog depicts the dynamics between Moodle VS Paradiso LMS and its integration with the systems. Let’s Begin with the Comparison of Moodle and Paradiso . Moodle is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. Moodle VS Paradiso LMS Comparison.

Free learning resources from the OU via Moodle

Moodle Journal

free and open educational resources If like myself you are always on the lookout for some quality e-Learning materials, then you simply have to take a look at the Open Universities Moodle site OpenLearn. The resources here are free to use and are of an excellent quality, well done OU

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Choosing between Moodle and a SaaS learning platform like aNewSpring

anewspring

Choosing between Moodle and a SaaS learning platform like aNewSpring. A lot of our customers ask us the question: ‘What is the difference between Moodle and aNewSpring?’ The first part of the answer to that question is that Moodle and aNewSpring have a lot of similarities. Many of our customers have worked with Moodle before they switched learning platforms and started using aNewSpring. What will do you use Moodle or aNewSpring for?

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. In a previous post, " Moodle Pros and Cons " I set out on a mission to build a robust list of Moodle Pros and Cons that would be a great resource to someone researching whether Moodle would fit their needs. Now that we are getting ready to say goodbye to Moodle 1.9, but generally i do like moodle.

Moodle Pros and Cons

eLearning Blender

Making the decision to go with Moodle over other Learning Management Systems can be a very difficult decision, especially when you don't have the experience to know the benefits and drawbacks of Moodle. Something that can be very helpful in this decision making process is feedback from Moodlers on the Pros and Cons of Moodle. Click Here to contribute to the list of Moodle Pros and Cons I kick started the list with the pros and cons below.

Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study

Learning Visions

The following are my notes from Part 2 of the webinar: Our Journey: Harnessing Moodle to Deliver Customer Training Kronos – Scott Severn and Lynn Bennett – manage the customer training team for Kronos. Scott and Lynn are with customer services group and deliver training to customers – through Moodle. Today: How we’re using Moodle from customer usability. Why we chose Moodle as a platform. Decided to stay with Moodle. Vastly changed the Moodle’s look and feel.

Free Content for Educators

Moodle Journal

To demonstrate the value of adopting this more open approach, I decided to compile a list of free repositories and resources available on the Internet for teachers to use. There was one particular site, and I did forget to tag it, that will allow you to convert the text into web content that you can copy and paste into your own site, interesting.

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Free eLearning Books

Moodle Journal

The site features among other things a really interesting and useful list of free books on eLearning. If you have not come across the eFrontiers blog yet then let me recommend that you pay it a visit. While some are limited chapter downloads others are the full version or their web based equivalent. The link for the books feature is here however I am sure tht you will find the blog has just as many other resource postings that will be of use and interest. regards Barry

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The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

And “in times like these…” Why pay for a pricey LMS when you can Moodle or Drupal or Sakai ? Why do companies continue to pay huge dollars for products that are now being offered for free? For free. (I’m Here are just a few: It’s free. Free must mean sub par, right? Moodle and other open source products have huge communities behind them. There’s no vendor who creates Moodle per say. But Moodle is increasingly being used in the corporate market.

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Moodle LMS: Hot Potatoes is Now Free!

The E-Learning Curve

I blogged recently about the development of the Nanogong and the Riffly audio-visual plugins for Moodle 2.0. Today, I'm pleased to announce that an old - that is, well-established -Moodle plugin is now freely available. As a commercially-available utility, it offered well-rounded enhancements to the fairly basic Q-T capabilities of the Moodle platform. Hot Potatoes is now free to use. The learner can ask for a hint in the form of a "free letter" from the answer.

How to Find Free E-Learning Courses

ICDTranslation

Knowing how pricy e-learning development can be , it comes as a nice surprise that there are great quality, free online courses. The massive open online courses (MOOCs) are one of the options to address the problem with access to constant learning opportunities, however there are other possibilities to find free courses as well. Is Free Better for You? It is worth noting down, however, that the term free course does not necessarily mean that it is of low quality.

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.

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 The ‘ Publish as LTI ‘ tool in Moodle 3.1 You can hasten course creation with the ‘ easy edit option ‘ in Moodle 3.1. The global search option in Moodle 3.1