openPR Logo
Press release

Moodle expert, HowToMoodle, releases its top tips for Moodle use

10-19-2009 06:14 PM CET | IT, New Media & Software

Press release from: HowToMoodle

/ PR Agency: TheAnswer Ltd
Specialist training and consultancy firm, HowToMoodle, is making top tips in the use of the popular open source course management system available to users via its blog and Twitter account. There are around 30 million users from over 44,000 sites globally using Moodle. HowToMoodle was the first company in the world set up exclusively to offer training and "front end" Moodle consultancy.

Following on from the launch of HowToMoodle’s manuals: Course Creator Reference Manual for Moodle 1.9, and HowToMoodle Administrator 1.8, the tips will appeal to experienced and new Moodle users. The manuals are already available as ebooks and in hard copy from and will shortly be obtainable chapter-by-chapter for those who have specific gaps in their knowledge.

Author of the manuals and director of HowToMoodle, Ray Lawrence, is also an experienced trainer, consultant and speaker. Ray says, "We’ve run training courses and offered consultancy in Moodle since the very early days of the software and are now able to make the most of new technology to disseminate some of the tips we’ve picked up to Moodle users worldwide."

Tips will be available regularly from HowToMoodle’s blog: and Twitter account: @howtomoodle. For more information, visit

About HowToMoodle

HowToMoodle provides Moodle training, consultancy and technical solutions for any organisation thinking about implementing or already using Moodle - the leading open source learning management system.

HowToMoodle Ltd is a UK Moodle Partner founded by Managing Director Ray Lawrence in October 2004 as the first company in the world set up to exclusively offer training and "front end" Moodle consultancy. HowToMoodle helps sustain Moodle development for educators worldwide by contributing a royalty on all receipts for the delivery of Moodle services. A team of practitioner consultants across the UK deliver quality training and pragmatic consultancy solutions for clients across academic, commercial, charitable and government sectors.

HowToMoodle was founded by Managing Director Ray Lawrence in October 2004 as the first company in the world set up to exclusively offer training and "front end" Moodle consultancy.

Ray Lawrence
HowToMoodle Ltd
1 Sekforde Street

PR Representitive:
Catherine Dhanjal
TheAnswer Ltd
Tel: 01883 650434 or 07941 669925

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Moodle expert, HowToMoodle, releases its top tips for Moodle use here

News-ID: 102020 • Views: 1019

More Releases from HowToMoodle

Moodle shortlisted for Education Product of the Year in 2010 PC Pro Awards
Learning management system Moodle, was shortlisted in the Education Product of the Year category in the prestigious PC Pro 2010 Awards. Moodle has over 36m users across 210 countries including organisations such as The Open University, Royal Air Force, Samaritans. Specialist consultancy company, HowToMoodle, was asked by Moodle founder Martin Dougiamas to attend the PC Pro Awards to represent Moodle, along with HowToMoodle clients including the Chartered Institute of

More Releases for Moodle Launch Moodle 3.5 Hosting with Top Server
According to clients support team staff, they saying that the Moodle 3.5 brings a lot of exciting new features for teachers, students and administrators. In this version: GDPR Consenting of Minors and Managing, Versioning and Tracking Privacy Policies and User Consents, A new admin tool to manage policy documents, Add age and location verification to identify minors, Workflow to allow users to agree to all policies, Report of user Launches Moodle 3.3.1 Hosting hosts its servers in top class data centers that is located in Amsterdam (NL), London (UK), Washington, D.C. (US), Paris (France), Frankfurt (Germany), Chennai (India), Milan (Italy), Toronto (Canada) and Sao Paulo (Brazil) to guarantee 99.9% network uptime. All data center feature redundancies in network connectivity, power, HVAC, security and fire suppression. All hosting plans from include 24×7 support and 30 days money back guarantee. Moodle 3.3.1
Moodle: The Corporate Reality Uncovered
The popularity of Moodle as an academic learning platform is now migrating into the corporate market. But built originally for an academic audience and learning model, what’s the reality of Moodle’s usage and suitability for corporate learning? ‘Insights Into Corporate Moodle’, a new report by Elearnity, exposes the reality of how Moodle is actually being used in corporate organisations, and analyses the implications for corporate adopters. Elearnity’s research is based on
Manage your Curriculum and Information System with Moodle
Moodle as a Curriculum and information Management System is a new book from Packt that helps users to manage and organize their administrative duties. Written by Jason Hallowell, this book teaches to set up an environment that enables users to disseminate information about their educational program. Moodle is a free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites. It is designed to help educators create online
Create feature-rich extensions using Moodle
Packt is pleased to announce its new book titled "Moodle 1.9 Top Extensions Cookbook" that will help users to install and configure the best Moodle modules. Written by Michael De Raadt, this book covers many features and techniques in order to allow readers to organize their ideas and thus, to improve teaching using Moodle as a virtual learning platform. Moodle is a free web application that educators can use to create
Create and evaluate interactive tests using Moodle
Moodle 1.9 Testing and Assessment is a new book from Packt that puts together a variety of modules and activities that will help readers to easily create a variety of tests on any subject and assess them using Moodle Gradebook. Written by Jason Myrick, this book will assist readers to develop and assess simple as well as complex quizzes and tests. Moodle is a free web application that educators can