HowToMoodle Blog

Benefits of eLearning infographic

We recently posted about the benefits of using eLearning in your organisation. Based on this we have put together a handy infographic which summarises the key benefits in a clear and attractive design.

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8 Reasons why we love Totara LMS

As a Totara Platinum partner, we have been instrumental in the adoption and implementation of Totara LMS for a range of clients including surveying company, Leica Geosystems; St Helens Council; and moving picture company, MPC University. 

Totara LMS is much more than a course management system -[...]

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Using Group Images to differentiate users in a Forum

I was delivering bespoke Moodle training at a UK housing association earlier this month, where Moodle is used as a platform to engage with their residents. Moodle has been in place for a few years and the Forum activity module is used extensively for residents to communicate about issues they[...]

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Moodle 3.2 Now Available

by Faisal Mohammed | Dec 08, 2016 |

Moodle HQ have launched their highly anticipated 3.2 major version release. This latest version of world’s most popular LMS platform includes several new features and major improvements:

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Reporting in Moodle and Totara LMS – Comparison chart

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 LMS).

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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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The rights of a site user to access their personal data: Guest Blog

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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Moodle Plugin review: Auto Enrolment

Introducing Auto enrolment

The Auto enrolment is a great plugin which allows you to enrol users based on actions that they make within Moodle, such as logging in, viewing a course or viewing an activity/resource.

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