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Gemma Mellings

5+ years experience in e-learning | Passionate about Moodle | Passionate about Totara Learn | Sales and Marketing Executive
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Comparison chart: Reporting with Moodle, LearnerDataReports and Totara Learn

by Gemma Mellings | Dec 02, 2016 | Moodle, Totara

There are a range of available options to generate reports and gather data in your eLearning site. Depending on your requirements, reporting functionality can range from straightforward reporting on single courses (in Moodle) through to gathering data on system-wide competencies (in Totara[...]

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HowToMoodle launches themes showcase site

We have recently launched our brand new showcase site which features a range of theme designs that we have created for some of our Moodle and Totara LMS clients.

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HowToMoodle offers BigBlueButton web conferencing service

HowToMoodle is delighted to announce its partnership with Blindside Networks, the company that started the BigBlueButton project and a leading international provider of hosting for BigBlueButton.

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HowToMoodle is now a Gold Totara partner

by Gemma Mellings | Oct 17, 2016 | Blog, News, Totara news

We are excited to announce that we have recently achieved Gold partnership for Totara.

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What are the rights of an elearning site user when accessing their personal data

As we discussed in the previous guest blog on Data Protection Law, operators of e-learning sites are likely to obtain and hold all kinds of data about users including names and e-mails addresses at the very least and so it is important to understand the rights that those users have in relation[...]

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Theme of the month: The Hyde Group's Moodle Theme

by Gemma Mellings | Sep 21, 2016 | Blog, Themes, totara themes

Following our recent creation of 3 concept designs for social housing provider, The Hyde Group, we had a chat with Annie Hammond, Resident Engagement Communications Adviser, about their initial theme requirements for their Moodle site, and the final design created by the HowToMoodle team.

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How to comply with Data Protection Law for your e-learning site

David Miller, Partner at Flint Bishop Solicitors, gives a practical and straightforward guide into aspects you should consider with your eLearning site when it comes to complying with Data Protection Law.

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Do I need an SSL (TLS) certificate for my Moodle / Totara site?

As part of our hosting plans, we include an SSL (TLS) certificate as standard. But, you may ask, what is it and do I need it? Here we address those queries...

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HowToMoodle at World of Learning exhibition 2016

We are pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the World of Learning Conference and Exhibition again this year. The show, which will take place on 19th and 20th October at the NEC, Birmingham, will be featuring the latest in Learning & Development from a wide range of exhibitors, along[...]

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Totara LMS Key 9.0 features infographic

Following our recent in-depth blog on what's coming up in Totara 9.0, we have put together a handy visual summary of it's key features for you to download!

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