#Moodle plugins database now having more than 1200 plugins – #GreatCommunity

June 10th, 2016

Moodle, the most popular open source LMS on the earth, has again proven why it is so much popular among the educationists from all over the world. Now, Moodle plugins database has got more than 1200 plugins contributed by the efforts of the Great Moodle community consisting of individuals, Moodle partners and other organizations. Read More

Unleashing the next gen LMS – Moodle 3.1! Now available for download #Moodle

May 23rd, 2016

The next generation LMS – Moodle 3.1 is finally unleashed today and is now available for download from the usual download channels. The new version of Moodle is packed with a lot of new features and fixes. You can download your copy here. Read More

10 key Moodle terms explained by Moodle.com

July 18th, 2015

Since some of the key terms in Moodle terminology can be intimidating for a new Moodler, so Moodle.com has published a quick list for the key terms to help newbies learn Moodle easily.

According to the original post (read the original post here and here): Read More

Premium Plugins and Themes for Moodle

June 17th, 2015

Currently an very important forum thread is live on Moodle forums about having a premium plugins and themes section. The thread was started by Justin Hunt and involves active replies from Martin Dougiamas, David Mudrak, Gareth J Barnard and other fellow moodlers.

The forum thread is basically a discussion about having a premium subscription model for plugins and themes based on the popularity, number of installs, number of ratings etc. Read More

Snap theme by Moodlerooms available for download

May 10th, 2015

Moodlerooms, Inc has released their Snap theme for the Moodle community through their github account. The theme is still not available under the Moodle themes directory but you can download it through this link.

Snap is a new, image centric, richer Moodle experience that increases engagement through a highly intuitive navigation across all devices. According to the blog post by Mark Strassman on the Blackboard site blog: Read More

Essential V2.8.1.4 for Moodle 2.8 released

April 10th, 2015

In a recent update to the most popular Essential theme, Gareth J Barnard the current maintainer has released the updated version with fixed bugs and fixes.

Essential is a clean and customizable theme for all supported Moodle versions. Essential is tested and tried by thousands of users, and ranks number one for all available third party themes. Read More

LOOK & LEARN: How to add marketing spots as a front page topic

March 16th, 2015

In a useful post to Moodle.org forums, moderator of the theme forum Mary Evans posted a very helpful thread about adding the marketing spots as a front page topic on your Moodle site.

The thread is very useful for all the theme designers as it uses some of the predefined BOOTSTRAP 2.3.2 layout elements which Bootstrapbase contains. Read More

Theme – UIkit updated with fixed bugs

March 13th, 2015

In a recent update the popular theme UIkit was updated to fix the bugs observed in the previous versions of the theme. UIkit is a popular theme for Moodle (downloaded more than 9k times as on date) which is based on the UIkit (a framework similar to Twitter Bootstrap). It is designed to be easily customizable using an interactive visual styles manager. Read More