Start learning Moodle Development with “Moodle 3.1 LTS modules development” book by Tomasz Muras @zabuch

August 11th, 2016

Tomsaz Marus, Moodle Lead developer at Enovation Solutions – Moodle Partner from Ireland & Creator of MOOSH, has entered into new arena of book authors with his first ever book on Moodle. The book “Moodle 3.1 LTS modules development” is aimed at developers willing to develop for Moodle. Read More

#MoodleTips – Add radial course progress in your #Moodle course using this CSS code

May 3rd, 2016

Moodle Forums are a great way of sharing information and tips with other fellow Moodle users.  Jerome Di Pietro has shared his work on Moodle forums about adding a radial course progress indicator in your Moodle course with the help of CSS and Javascript. Read More

Presentation activity module update for Moodle 2.9 @matbury #MoodlePlugins

November 5th, 2015

Presentation activity module which is an activity module and maintained by Matt Bury has been updated to a new version which supports Moodle 2.7, 2.8 & 2.9.

Presentation module displays multimedia HTML5 presentations and slide shows in users’ web browsers. A web friendly and more feature rich alternative to MS PowerPoint and PDF. However, presentations must be uploaded to moodledata via FTP and you’ll need to learn some basic HTML to create presentations for it. Read More

Presentation – Including JavaScript in Moodle plugins through AMD method

September 18th, 2015

Since the inception of AMD method of including JavaScript in Moodle plugins from Moodle 2.9 onwards, many new developers often find it difficult using this method.

The good news is that it’s a lot simpler than previous methods for including JavaScript. The bad news is that it’s still a change that developers need to understand, and the Moodle documentation is a bit hard to follow. Read More

Essential Theme – and (Beta) released

August 17th, 2015

Essential theme, one of the most popular themes in the Moodle themes database has been updated to another new version by the theme maintainer Gareth J Barnard. However, for Moodle 2.9 it is still in Beta version only but now without annoying ‘Development version….’ message. Read More

Moodle Analyst – A new approach to Admin/Support activities, Analytics and Reporting

July 30th, 2015

Another great work by Moodle Community brought out a new report tool which provides a new approach to admin activities, analytics and reporting.

Nils M has shared his work done at the University of Darmstadt, Germany related to a tool to support Moodle-Admin activities termed as “Moodle Analyst”.  Since core Moodle makes many full page reloads necessary to perform even simple tasks, so this tool is realised under heavy JavaScript usage. Read More

Youtube Video from MoodleMoot Australia 2015 Hackfest – Javascript, Ajax, Templates

July 27th, 2015

Damyon Weise has posted a video on youtube from the Hackfest which was organized during the MoodleMoot Australia 2015 earlier this month.

The video contains the overview of the recommended Javascript integration into Moodle code, AMD modules, Grunt, templates. Read More

Archaius theme updated for Moodle 2.9

July 23rd, 2015

Archaius theme which is one of the most popular and most downloaded theme in the Moodle themes database has been updated to a new version to support Moodle 2.9

Archaius is a free moodle theme which gives you several options to customize your Moodle like: Read More

Moodle developer meeting – New Lesson creation page coming soon!!

July 23rd, 2015

The existing Lesson activity interface is very difficult to understand for a newbie Moodler which makes it horrible for the person who has not created the lesson.

So, to overcome the problem Adrian Greeve has come up with a new lesson creation page for the lesson module which uses a lot more JavaScript to show something more like a diagram. Read More

Simple Clock Block updated for Moodle 2.9

June 22nd, 2015

Simple Clock block maintained by Michael de Raadt is a simple Javascript block which can be added to your Moodle site to highlight the time difference between a student and the Moodle server.

Now, the Simple Clock block has been updated for Moodle 2.9 and is maintained for all Moodle version from Moodle 1.9+ Read More