Comparisons and advocacy

How Moodle relates to other systems for Internet-based learning.

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How Moodle relates to other systems for Internet-based learning.

We do not want to see other systems being bashed here - this is a place for comparisons, advocacy, reflections, experiences, and thoughtful general discussions of the playing field that Moodle is part of.

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Top Tech Tools to Build a Learning Platform
Picture of Chris Kenniburg Chris Kenniburg
23 Fri, Sep 22, 2017, 10:29 PM
Canvas vs. Moodle
Picture of Jerry Lau Jerry Lau
138 Fri, Mar 30, 2018, 7:24 AM
Moodle.NET - what do you think?
Picture of Daniel Denev Daniel Denev
98 Mon, Jul 9, 2007, 2:35 AM
IBM adopts open source educational software SAKAI
Picture of Joan Codina Filba Joan Codina Filba
90 Mon, May 2, 2005, 4:54 AM
Teknical Vs Moodle
Picture of Conrad Taylor Conrad Taylor
80 Sat, Mar 6, 2004, 4:36 AM
Moodle needs to start again
Picture of Albert Ramsbottom Albert Ramsbottom
78 Tue, Jul 24, 2018, 11:16 PM
Sakai Vs. Moodle
Picture of Zack Rosen Zack Rosen
64 Mon, Jan 30, 2006, 2:03 PM
First Impressions of Moodle
Picture of Sean St. Heart Sean St. Heart
62 Wed, Mar 7, 2007, 3:31 PM
Case study: Moodle loses to D2L
Picture of Peter Seaman Peter Seaman
61 Thu, May 20, 2010, 7:47 AM
Moodle 2.0 vs EDU 2.0
Picture of Kristen Walker Kristen Walker
61 Tue, Nov 27, 2012, 9:05 AM
MS Class Server / Sharepoint
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
59 Sun, Mar 5, 2006, 12:34 AM
Techsmith's Camtasia vs. Adobe Captivate vs. ???
Picture of Jake Sheridan Jake Sheridan
58 Fri, Jun 27, 2008, 5:43 AM
WebCT: a major shift of emphasis
Picture of David Scotson David Scotson
56 Sat, Dec 11, 2004, 8:34 PM
implementing Moodle - countering the opposition
Picture of Peter Campbell Peter Campbell
51 Fri, Sep 8, 2006, 8:03 AM
One way Canvas has it right.
Picture of David Mark Weiss David Mark Weiss
50 Thu, Sep 22, 2011, 12:19 AM
Self-Funded Moodle Wipeout
Picture of Timothy Takemoto Timothy Takemoto
48 Sat, Nov 5, 2005, 2:43 PM
Some price info I have found (WebCT, Blackboard)
Picture of Don Quixote Don Quixote
45 Fri, Apr 2, 2004, 3:36 AM
Top ten reasons for learning about Roles
Picture of John Isner John Isner
45 Tue, Jan 29, 2008, 9:14 AM
MOODLE CRITICISM inside the Moodle Community...
Picture of David Delgado David Delgado
44 Tue, Mar 20, 2007, 8:54 PM
Open Source VLEs in higher education (Thesis)
Picture of Karin van den Berg Karin van den Berg
42 Mon, Oct 25, 2004, 6:47 PM
MS Sharepoint VS. Moodle
Picture of Mike Mr. Mike Mr.
42 Wed, Mar 15, 2006, 12:43 PM
Red-alert! This post may need to be censored...please do if necessary :)
Picture of dawn alderson dawn alderson
39 Mon, Feb 2, 2015, 5:55 AM
PDA version of moodle?
Picture of paul papapaul paul papapaul
37 Thu, Apr 19, 2007, 2:49 AM
Gnomio versus Moodlecloud
Picture of john Simpson john Simpson
37 Tue, Nov 24, 2015, 8:04 PM
How can Moodle win ...
Picture of graham crowder graham crowder
35 Sat, Mar 19, 2005, 9:49 PM
Moodle in UK
Picture of Phil Thacker Phil Thacker
34 Mon, Jan 29, 2007, 4:11 AM
Pricing for Blackboard and others?
Picture of sophie nilsson sophie nilsson
33 Tue, Jan 3, 2012, 6:28 PM
Presenting Moodle within a Portal/CMS
Picture of James Martland James Martland
32 Sat, Nov 27, 2004, 8:27 PM
Moodle over webct and LNLS at Athabasca University?
Picture of dave cormier dave cormier
32 Thu, Jun 2, 2005, 1:45 AM
Blackboard at the University of South Carolina
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
31 Wed, Feb 4, 2004, 2:35 AM
Moodle & WebCT Vista
Picture of Patrick Horgan Patrick Horgan
31 Fri, Oct 8, 2004, 4:56 AM
Moodle vs D2L vs Canvas
Picture of Tonia Malone Tonia Malone
30 Wed, Dec 19, 2018, 1:28 AM
Moodle not for less technically inclined?
Picture of Venita Doughty Venita Doughty
29 Sat, Oct 16, 2004, 4:14 AM
Any White paper or Research Study has developed?
Picture of Megan Linos Megan Linos
29 Fri, Feb 25, 2011, 3:17 AM
30 reasons to Move to Moodle 2
Picture of Gavin Henrick Gavin Henrick
29 Sat, Nov 12, 2011, 6:13 PM
Video (Audio) streaming?
Picture of Roland Ulcnik Roland Ulcnik
28 Tue, Jun 14, 2005, 6:25 PM
Claroline is now Dekeos
Picture of Don Hinkelman Don Hinkelman
27 Wed, Feb 4, 2004, 11:14 PM
Which brand-name Colleges & Universities are using Moodle?
Picture of George Kao George Kao
26 Sat, Jun 26, 2004, 11:00 AM
Blackboard vs. Moodle study
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
25 Mon, Mar 7, 2005, 4:54 AM
Moodle for corporate training?
Picture of Teresa Holten Teresa Holten
25 Thu, Nov 6, 2008, 6:23 AM
itslearning vs. Moodle
Picture of Jan Sosniecki Jan Sosniecki
25 Thu, Sep 11, 2014, 5:24 PM
Becta UK learning platform standards
Picture of Chris Puttick Chris Puttick
24 Fri, Apr 22, 2005, 1:47 AM
Moodle integration with Centre SIS
Picture of Dan Doyle Dan Doyle
24 Wed, Oct 12, 2005, 12:46 PM
Open Source Student Information System (SIS) - Focus
Picture of Will Muenchow Will Muenchow
24 Wed, Jul 19, 2006, 7:45 AM
Tough to copmare and prove superiority of Moodle with this software please help kindly.
Picture of yuki yuki yuki yuki
24 Fri, Aug 6, 2010, 8:44 AM
Moodle/Canvas and comparing LMS systems (split from Transition from BB to Moodle)
Picture of Ken Task Ken Task
24 Sun, Jan 18, 2015, 8:00 AM
Moodle V/s OpenEdx
Picture of Twahir Hussein Kassim Twahir Hussein Kassim
24 Sun, Jan 21, 2018, 5:18 AM
Anyone know costs for WebCT and Blackboard?
Picture of Just H Just H
23 Thu, Jul 28, 2005, 3:57 PM
Moodle V Kaleidos: A Considered Response.
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
23 Mon, Sep 18, 2006, 5:34 AM
Open Source vs Open System (read: WebCT Vista)
Picture of Paul Nijbakker Paul Nijbakker
22 Wed, Feb 18, 2004, 1:06 AM
Use of Moodle for a corporate LMS platform
Picture of David Wilson David Wilson
22 Sat, Jan 20, 2007, 1:38 AM
Support materials in Moodle vs other LMSs
Picture of Peter Seaman Peter Seaman
22 Thu, Sep 20, 2012, 12:48 AM
Is moodle right for us?
Picture of Karl Randau Karl Randau
22 Fri, Aug 28, 2015, 7:31 PM
Good examples of Moodle sites?
Picture of Marcel Meth Marcel Meth
21 Sun, Jun 10, 2007, 1:26 AM
Return on Investment by upgrading Moodle
Picture of Vijay N Vijay N
21 Sun, Dec 1, 2013, 3:04 AM
VLE grudge match: Moodle vs Bb vs Angel
Picture of Richard Treves Richard Treves
20 Fri, Aug 13, 2004, 5:18 PM
multi media and moodle
Picture of david chisnall david chisnall
19 Sat, Oct 30, 2004, 7:36 PM
Request for information about Managing a Moodle Installation
Picture of Guy Flaherty Guy Flaherty
19 Thu, Nov 3, 2005, 6:26 AM
Finished Presentation - Need a Few More Answers
Picture of Josiah Ritchie Josiah Ritchie
19 Fri, Apr 28, 2006, 12:31 AM
Can Moodle to be used for my online Defensive Driving course?
Picture of David Smith David Smith
19 Sat, Apr 16, 2011, 5:54 AM
Censorship: Would the moderator mind....
Picture of D M D M
19 Thu, Sep 13, 2012, 11:04 PM
Illias or something like it in Germay
Picture of Timothy Takemoto Timothy Takemoto
18 Wed, Apr 20, 2005, 10:48 PM
What does your organization call Moodle?
Picture of Jon Kovaciny Jon Kovaciny
18 Fri, Jul 8, 2005, 4:25 AM
Only 4 Things Moodles Lacks
Picture of Ducklet Cat Ducklet Cat
18 Tue, Dec 20, 2005, 3:41 AM
Moodle and OpenCourseWare
Picture of John Dehlin John Dehlin
18 Fri, Jan 20, 2006, 7:07 AM
Multiple "portals" or "sites"
Picture of Karla Russell Karla Russell
18 Tue, Dec 4, 2007, 5:41 AM
The Economics of Moodle?
Picture of Moo Con Moo Con
18 Mon, Oct 20, 2008, 5:35 AM
Threat to Moodle? - Adrenna Academic
Picture of John Reese John Reese
18 Fri, Nov 16, 2012, 2:51 AM
Sakai forums
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
17 Wed, Mar 30, 2005, 1:13 PM
Blatant Plug - Using Moodle - Book now shipping
Picture of Jason Cole Jason Cole
17 Mon, Aug 1, 2005, 7:28 PM
Search Engine Optimization?
Picture of James Neill James Neill
17 Thu, Nov 10, 2005, 3:53 PM
Help! Defending Moodle versus Sakai
Picture of Jacob Kier Jacob Kier
17 Thu, Mar 23, 2006, 1:10 AM
Presentation - How Moodle is Ignatian
Picture of Anthony Borrow Anthony Borrow
17 Mon, Jun 25, 2007, 8:32 AM
Blackboard forums and wikis
Picture of Stuart Anderson Stuart Anderson
17 Wed, Apr 30, 2008, 9:23 PM
Non-techie to Administrator?
Picture of Deborah Delin Deborah Delin
17 Thu, Mar 26, 2009, 1:55 AM
Google LMS
Picture of Colin Fraser Colin Fraser
17 Wed, Jun 4, 2014, 12:58 PM
There should be one more context between course and activities
Picture of Chen ZhongWei Chen ZhongWei
17 Fri, Oct 3, 2014, 6:39 AM
Why Moodle is best?
Picture of Jitendra Jogeshwar Jitendra Jogeshwar
17 Sun, Oct 12, 2014, 2:50 AM
Moodle as a "massive improvement" over Blackboad
Picture of Visvanath Ratnaweera Visvanath Ratnaweera
17 Sun, Oct 26, 2014, 1:53 AM
Moodle is not advocated by the IT Admin unit
Picture of david skole david skole
17 Thu, Oct 5, 2017, 9:16 PM
Moodle vs. Angel
Picture of Thorwald Westmaas Thorwald Westmaas
16 Wed, Oct 6, 2004, 11:49 PM
Requesting Moodle adoption models & info
Picture of Kevin Kelly Kevin Kelly
16 Thu, Mar 31, 2005, 5:58 AM
General Questions - evaluating moodle
Picture of Ian Gaither Ian Gaither
16 Tue, Oct 18, 2005, 4:21 AM
moodle VS sumtotal
Picture of andrea gulp andrea gulp
16 Mon, Nov 13, 2006, 5:03 PM
Becta accreditation
Picture of Phil Waud Phil Waud
16 Fri, Mar 9, 2007, 12:16 AM
Moodle Vs Fronter
Picture of Conor Gilligan Conor Gilligan
16 Fri, May 9, 2008, 10:21 PM
Moodle and Dokeos comparison
Picture of Sara Valla Sara Valla
16 Sun, Mar 8, 2009, 12:19 AM
Moodle and other web solutions
Picture of Linc Jackson Linc Jackson
16 Wed, Jul 20, 2011, 1:51 AM
Successful implementations Moodle 2.2+
Picture of Daniel Brouse Daniel Brouse
16 Tue, Mar 20, 2012, 3:35 AM
Moodle vs Lumen's platform for OER
Picture of Dan McGuire Dan McGuire
16 Sat, Jun 18, 2016, 12:07 AM
Mambo vs. Moodle
Picture of Victoria Loisi Victoria Loisi
15 Tue, Oct 12, 2004, 8:12 AM
Why is Moodle Being Accepted as a Course Management System??
Picture of Eranga Seneviratne Eranga Seneviratne
15 Fri, Jan 7, 2005, 7:30 PM
Visit from the man from Uniservity
Picture of Julian Whitehead Julian Whitehead
15 Sat, Apr 30, 2005, 12:16 AM
Blackboard "course cartridges" - does Moodle accept them?
Picture of Melissa Wert Melissa Wert
15 Thu, Oct 11, 2007, 4:13 AM
Moodle VS Other Open Source CMS
Picture of Richard Gent Richard Gent
15 Mon, Feb 11, 2008, 8:24 PM
Thinking of moving from WebCT/Blackboard to Moodle
Picture of Fiona Veira-McTiernan Fiona Veira-McTiernan
15 Tue, Aug 4, 2009, 12:28 AM
Choosing a VLE
Picture of Amanda Overton Amanda Overton
15 Thu, Nov 3, 2016, 9:31 PM
Why Moodle may not be the best solution for a paid online training site
Picture of Walter Byrd Walter Byrd
15 Thu, Aug 31, 2017, 5:33 AM
Migrating from WebCT
Picture of James Sangster James Sangster
14 Thu, May 13, 2004, 6:35 AM
Moodle vs Blackboard Death Match!
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
14 Mon, May 31, 2004, 11:32 PM