Get Ready for brand new experience with open source ePortfolio – Mahara 16.10 arriving soon! Check out what’s new #mahara

October 12th, 2016

Mahara – the most popular open source ePortfolio is all set for release of the brand new version i.e. Mahara 16.10 with many advanced features which will enhance the user experience and add brand new functionality in Mahara. Read More

Shoehorn theme Release candidate released for Moodle 3.1 #Moodlethemes @GJbarnard

August 10th, 2016

When you talk about clean, innovative and professional looking responsive themes for Moodle then surely Shoehorn theme will make it into the top of the list. And now there are more reasons to enjoy this fantastic theme as it has been upgraded to an Release Candidate version for Moodle 3.1. Read More

Create interactive content using the #H5P plugin for #Moodle – Now stable version available

July 15th, 2016

H5P plugin for Moodle is now out of beta and stable version is available for download. Now Moodle users can create interactive content directly from Moodle using H5P. Read More

Essential Theme Release Candidate available for Moodle 3.1 #MoodleThemes @gjbarnard

June 29th, 2016

Essential theme for Moodle 3.1 is available now as a Release Candidate version and can be downloaded from the Moodle plugins database. The update is still not ready for production servers and needs to be tested in the test environment before deployment. Read More

Shoelace theme rewritten for Moodle 3.0 – Now available in RC version @Moodlethemes @GJBarnard

April 4th, 2016

Shoelace theme for Moodle has been rewritten completely by Gareth J Barnard for Moodle 3.0 and released in Release Candidate version with new features.

In a recent announcement on Moodle forums, Gareth mentioned about the release of the new version and the motivation to rewrite it completely. According to the announcement: Read More

Moodle 3.0 code freeze on Oct 5!!

September 21st, 2015

Following the schedule for Major releases, Moodle 3.0, the upcoming version of the most popular LMS, will enter into the code freeze cycle on 05 Oct which means that it is ready to move into the QA testing, bug fixing and integration with the community. Read More

Shoehorn RC available for Moodle 2.9

June 29th, 2015

Shoehorn theme which is one of the popular theme in the Moodle themes database and one of the few themes using Bootstrap Version 3 has been updated by the lead Maintainer Gareth J Barnard to a new version for Moodle 2.9

The latest version is the release candidate version available for Moodle 2.9 and it includes the following changes: Read More

Shoehorn theme v2.9.0.4 release candidate for M2.9

May 26th, 2015

Shoehorn theme has been updated to new version v2.9.0.4 with updated fixes. The new version is now under Release candidate level, so you can download it to test it out on your Moodle 2.9 test servers however it is not recommended for the production servers.

The key improvement to the new version is being the ability to change certain colours on the ‘Look and feel settings page’ including a different background image for front page and other site page. Read More

Notice to Moodle developers: Code freeze for Moodle 2.9 from 06 April

March 30th, 2015

In a recent forum post on development forums, Moodle’s Development Process Manager ‘Marina Glancy‘ posted a notice for all the Moodle developers about the cut off date for code-freeze for upcoming Moodle 2.9 version.

So, the Moodle 2.9 code will be freezes by 06th April 2015. The code freeze is a point after which no new code (only fixes to existing code) is accepted until beyond the release. This stabilization allows for QA testing and means developers are able to respond rapidly to bugs found. Read More