LMS Low-Cost Webinars Hosted eCommerce Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

They don't really have a tech team, so going with a hosted solution that would live at a subdomain would be best, i.e., subscribers would go to: learn.company.com in order to sign up, pay, and get access to webinars, content, etc. They are early stage, so low-cost would be good. I was talking with a startup that has an existing audience and now want to provide a monthly subscription for access to training to this audience.

10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

So, What Will it Cost Me? In terms of pricing, Microsoft PowerPoint (standalone, not including full Microsoft Suite) will cost you about $109, for 1 user (both PC and Mac) in the Microsoft Store, but you can shop around and check out other vendors such as Amazon, Overstock or Office Max/Depot. So, What Will it Cost Me? ON-DEMAND WEBINARS On-demand webinars are a great and cost-effective way to train your employees - as they can access the content anytime, anyplace.

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Low-cost LMSs with e-commerce

Janet Clarey

I had someone contact for advice on finding (really) low-cost LMSs with e-commerce capability. Initially I mentioned Moodle for this small training group of three people but they had already determined it wasn’t going to fit their needs. Here are their needs: Hosted solution. Tags: Uncategorized e-commerce LMS low-cost Can you help this small training group find a solution?

Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

I’m not talking about freebies such as Moodle or Sakai, but actually commercial systems. In my experience, small businesses (500 or less users) are the ideal audience for a low cost system. This does not mean that anyone who has more than 5,000 users should be a system in the low cost mode, but rather these systems are definitely suited to this business size. Are there low cost systems for the education market?

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.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

Friday, June 26, 2009 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. And “in times like these…&# Why pay for a pricey LMS when you can Moodle or Drupal or Sakai ? Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Moodle and other open source products have huge communities behind them. There’s no vendor who creates Moodle per say.

Why Cloud-based LMS are Dominating the eLearning Field

Lambda Solutions

This platform is a viable option due to its low costs and flexibility. Cloud-based hosting is a solution worth exploring for your LMS. The Future of Learning Totara Learn Features Moodle FeaturesMany businesses have moved their core processes to the cloud. Experts believe that cloud-based products could represent as much as 70 percent of all software and technology spending by 2020. Here are a few trends you should know about and some benefits to consider.

The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. And “in times like these…” Why pay for a pricey LMS when you can Moodle or Drupal or Sakai ? Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. 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. Tags: open source moodle kineo

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Best of Learning Tech 2019: Moodle Workplace, Certified Partner in the UK & New Product Offerings

eThink Education

eThink Education attended Learning Technologies 2019 in London last week alongside Moodle HQ & Totara HQ. This trend was further backed by Moodle HQ launching a new product at Learning Technologies to great fanfare and high expectations…. Moodle Workplace. Of course, Moodle has long been utilized in the world of corporate learning. For many years, Moodle Admins and Moodle Partners have configured the core Moodle solution to meet learning and development objectives.

The 5 Best Open Source Learning Management Systems

Your Training Edge

Moodle. Moodle offers a free online learning management system that allows you to create your own programs with its scalable and secure tools. It’s also mobile-friendly and has an app called Moodle Mobile. Free, but you may need to upgrade your hosting and server plans, as well as hire a developer to fully customize the tools. Low-cost.

Chronically Underfunded E-Learning

eLearning Blender

In my quest for the answer to this question I came across Moodle. At first Moodle seemed too good to be true but I soon realized that it was more complicated than I thought and that we would most likely need to hire help if we were to go down this avenue. Moodle may be cheap but most companies are going to have to shell out some cash to either have it hosted or get help with the implementation.

Have you outgrown your MoodleCloud?

eThink Education

As an open-source Learning Management System (LMS), Moodle offers multiple hosting options to help institutions and organizations successfully manage their platform. One way many users get started with Moodle is by using the free or low-cost hosting service provided at MoodleCloud.com.

Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Hosting and managing trainings online. Selection of server: Software as a service: In this option application will be hosted on vendor server and administration access will be provided. Open-source application: Now a day most organizations both corporate and non-corporate are looking for open-source applications because of onetime cost, quick setup, low cost, user-friendly, and highly customizable.

Best Ways to Deliver Online Learning Courses to Employees

Hurix Digital

As the name suggests, a cloud-based LMS hosts all learning material on the cloud and provides authorized access to learners anywhere, anytime. Learning i n a Personalized Environment : By hosting your online learning courses on a cloud-based LMS, you can provide your learners a personalized environment, complete with interaction and collaboration with or without the support of an instructor. Within the Moodle communities, you can find the answer to all your questions.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment): Open source learning platform mostly implemented in education settings. One of the main benefits of open source platforms like Moodle is that they’re free and can be highly customized. Companies should be wary of the value a “free” learning platform can deliver and alert to the costs quickly accrued in maintaining, updating and supporting an LMS without a vendor.

Open Source LMS

Tony Karrer

I had previously written about Low Cost LMS and Rapid Learning Management Systems , but I receive an inquiry from someone who had a very constrained budget and wanted to build an eLearning Portal. Open Source life, LMSs beyond Moodle - Learning Rocks , December 18, 2008 The Right Way To Go About Open Source LMS - Upside Learning Blog , October 23, 2009 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? MinuteBio , June 12, 2009 Moodle! -

Is Open Source Ready for Extended Enterprise Learning?

Talented Learning

2) Audience Size – Core open source LMS licensing costs are zero (or minimal). Here are some key differences that can swing buying decisions in one direction or another: Cost. Because LMS licensing comes at no/low cost, nearly every budget can afford a service provider.

LMS Solution for Simple Partner Compliance Training

Tony Karrer

But it’s almost like my background with and knowledge of all the different LMS products (see LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers , Low Cost Learning Management Systems , Rapid Learning Management Systems and Open Source Learning Management Systems ) feels like it’s hurting me in this task. would cost. We are definitely considering doing something like a hosted Moodle solution.

Avoiding the LMS Overkill

QuoDeck

Alternatively, you could create a course on a MOOC like Coursera or Udemy to host and share your content. In the Startup Stage, the requirement is for a low-cost system that can be handled by the manager himself. Leading with classroom sessions, most organizations typically look to add in eLearning to standardize the content and dissemination approach as well as reduce costs.

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Why You Should Choose an Open Source eLearning Platform?

Pinlearn

Examples of open-source LMS or eLearning platforms can be Moodle LMS, PinLearn Smart School, and Pinlearn LiveLearn, etc. You can host your platform on the web server of your choice. For example, you have Moodle LMS to manage your platform, SmartSchool to host, distribute, and monetize your courses, and LiveLearn to implement VOD and live video classes. 4. Low cost over an extended period.

Another Stake in Ground for Blackboard: Two New Investments in the Open-source E-learning Market

Janet Clarey

Moodlerooms is a solution provider that hosts Moodle for organizations, integrates enterprise features for Moodle, and provides consultation service and training for organizations interested in the low-cost, popular open-source Moodle LMS (they call is a CMS) and also customization, flexibility and extended features for the enterprise. Like Moodlerooms, NetSpot is a Moodle Partner however; it is located in Australia servicing the Asia Pacific region.

Customer Training: Why User Knowledge is Essential to Success

eThink Education

That’s good news for your company, since it costs approximately 5 times more to attract a new customer than to retain an existing one. Decreased costs. The corollary to the above point is the reduction in costs that a well-designed customer training program can provide.

A good place to start

Learning Rocks

Of course, in order to spread the word you need to be able to do so at the minimum cost, so that is why places like Google and Wikipedia are the place to start (ahem, after you've stumped up for broadband of course). Kineo are another group who believe very much in the wide availability of low cost learning. My interest in on-line learning technologies stems mainly from a desire to make the world a better place.

A good place to start

Learning Rocks

Of course, in order to spread the word you need to be able to do so at the minimum cost, so that is why places like Google and Wikipedia are the place to start (ahem, after you've stumped up for broadband of course). Kineo are another group who believe very much in the wide availability of low cost learning. My interest in on-line learning technologies stems mainly from a desire to make the world a better place.

Be an HR Superstar: Secrets to Effective Workplace Learning

eThink Education

Open-source products are relatively low-cost or free , the original code is given freely, and they may be modified and redistributed at pleasure. If you choose to move to another hosting service or different platform, you can bring all your LMS code with you and set it right back up.

5 Reasons Why Associations and Training Companies Should Use an eLearning Platform

eThink Education

Low cost. Shifting instructor-led courses or programs to an online environment is usually more affordable in itself, eliminating or minimizing costs associated with reserving an onsite location, allocating physical resources, etc. Multiple Hosting Options.

Microlearning, Engagement, Gamification, and the Elearning Success Summit with Stephen Ladek from LMSPulse

LifterLMS

Well, I know engagement is one of your focuses and there’s a couple, I call them the dirty little secrets of the e-learning industry, which are like the low completion rates that a lot of people talk about. There’s literally millions and millions of Moodle sites.

Best Open Source MOOC Platforms for Businesses

Pinlearn

Low cost. Depending on the platform and course owner, a good MOOC should be available to students in comparatively a much lower cost than the regular counterpart of the same. Moodle. As this is a self-hosted platform, installation of edX framework requires some investment too. What is the MOOC platform? Dave Cormier coined the term MOOC in 2008. MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Courses.

Articulate Online

Clive on Learning

Jane Hart's e-Learning Pick of the Day drew my attention to Articulate Online , a hosted online service offered by Articulate for users who want a low-cost (from $199/month) means to deploy and track their e-learning content. If you want to combine content and collaboration, you're better off using Moodle , although your reports won't be as extensive or as well-presented

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. Although this movement away from Flash will generate cost and complexity for eLearning professionals, LearnUpon offers their customers a number of alternatives including support for HTML5 content delivery. Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment). One popular eLearning podcast is hosted by Connie Malamed and started in 2013.

Top 50 LMS Report for 2016 – What you need to know (criteria, approach, and yeah some vendors)

eLearning 24-7

Moodle. How do you handle large sized clients, who are you using to host? To say to a vendor with a scenario of, “I want to know the cost for 1000 users” – isn’t just a simple retort. . If I am a low cost LMS, I may not support 1,000 or my pricing is based on additional other factors. . It’s nearly here. In a little over two months, my 2016 Top 50 LMS Report will be available for purchase.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Corporate Extended Enterprise Systems

Talented Learning

LearnUpon is a highly functional, low-cost extended enterprise solution with low or no implementation fees, even though the company provides ample support to get you up and running quickly. Totara is unique in the marketplace because it’s a corporate learning management system built on the open source LMS platform, Moodle. Moodle is great because it’s affordable, it’s customizable and it’s built for the academic market.

Free L&D webinars for July 2018

Limestone Learning

The costs and resources needed to support proper evaluation of learning programs are major obstacles that can prevent learning from having the same operational discipline that other business units may have. The second part of the series will focus on the implementation portion of Accessible Learning using Moodle. Co-morbidities and complex care needs are increasing along with higher healthcare costs. If your organization is one of them, this could be a costly oversight.

Free L&D webinars for August 2018

Limestone Learning

Thursday, August 2, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: Improving the Recruiting Process (Free for ATD members) Companies see hiring as a cost or an investment. If seen as a cost, expenses are minimized, squeezed and even eliminated. What are the seven questions that will help avoid errors, identify the cost areas, increase speed, reduce stoppages, engage workers, and many others? That IBM found up to 40% of its classroom training costs were spent just on travel.