Favourite plugins

List of plugins that have been marked as favourite by the Moodle community members.
Name Plugin type Short description Lead maintainer Favourited
Quickmail Blocks A block that provides selective, bulk emailing within courses. Developed by LSU. Buddy Ethridge 84
Enrolment upon approval Enrolment The enrolment plugin "enrol on approval" adds an approval step into the course enrolment process. Users will be informed by mail as soon as their course application has been approved/ rejected. Flotter Totte 83
AutoEnrol Enrolment Adds functionality to automatically enrol users onto a course, either as they log into your Moodle site or as they acess a course. This plugin is primarily intended for use on courses which you want all users to be able to access but can also be configured for more advanced purposes. Mark Ward 83
IntelliBoard - Your data. Right here. Right now. General plugins (Local) IntelliBoard provides analytic and reporting services to education communities and institutions that use Moodle as their Learning Management System. Anatoliy Kochnev 82
Zoom meeting Activities Zoom is a video and web conferencing platform that gives authorized users the ability to host online meetings with up to 300 participants. Rex Lorenzo 82
Moodle eMail Test General plugins (Local) Moodle eMailTest allows administrators to test Moodle's email system. A trace of the SMTP dialogue will be displayed if the email message cannot be sent for any reason. The eMail Test for Moodle plugin does not store any personal data about any user. Michael Milette 82
Quizventure Activities Quizventure is an activity module that loads quiz questions from the course it's added to. The possible answers come down as space ships and you have to shoot the correct one. John Okely 81
Ranking block Blocks A ranking block to improve the gamification into the course. Willian Mano Araújo 81
Booking Activities The module is perfect for managing participants and subscription of online and offline courses and events. David Bogner 80
Drag and drop onto image Question types As of Moodle 3.0, this question type is part of the standard Moodle release. That is why there is no plugin from Moodle 3.x. You don't need one! Tim Hunt 80
Microsoft Office 365 Integration General plugins (Local) This plugin provides libraries and services that power other Office 365 plugins. James McQuillan 78
Email-based self-registration with admin confirmation Authentication Provides email-based self-registration with admin confirmation instead of user confirmation. Felipe Carasso 77
Active quiz Activities Active quiz started originally as an update to the realtime quiz module, which has now grown into a separate module due to the very large functionality additions/changes. You will be able to offer in class quizzes on any device using a responsive theme, any question type from the question bank, use timed/not timed questions, grades reported back to the grade book, group quizzing (with a group attendance feature), view student responses in real time to offer in-class discussion about the results, and more! John Hoopes 77
Roshnilite Themes Roshni Lite Moodle Theme is a 100% responsive, feature heavy beautiful Moodle theme. It is compatible with Moodle 2.7 – 3.4. It provides customizable sections in the front page which the user may customize through a backend setting panel, can add/update/delete content. DualCube Team 77
Enrol by user profile fields Enrolment This plugin allows users to be enrolled according to any value stored in their user profile. Nicolas Dunand 75
Accredible Certificates and Badges Activities Accredible lets you issue digital certificates, open badges, or Blockchain credentials from your Moodle instance. They are a feature-rich replacement for the PDF certificates normally generated for your courses. Accredible Inc 75
Pioneer Themes Pioneer strikes a balance between features and beautiful design. The Pioneer theme is focused on enhancing learning by using intuitive navigation, a simple layout, and amazing styling. You have learning content, Pioneer makes it beautiful. Chris Kenniburg 75
Bootstrap Elements Activities Bootstrap Elements gives you the ability to add modal and toggles to your courses, helping to improve the layout of courses. Jez H 74
Microsoft Word File Import/Export (Book) Book tools Import the contents of a '.docx' format file into a book, splitting it into chapters and (optionally) subchapters, based on the heading styles. The file can be from either Microsoft Word or LibreOffice. Also supports exporting books to Word format, for round-trip editing. Eoin Campbell 73
Virtual programming lab Activities VPL is an activity module to manage programming assignments Juan Carlos Rodríguez-del-Pino 72
OpenMeetings Activities OpenMeetings is a free browser-based software that allows you to set up instantly a conference in the Web. You can use your microphone and/or webcam, share documents on a white board, discuss in a chat, share your screen or record meetings. It is available as hosted service or you download and install a package on your own server. Sebastian Wagner 71
Learning plan Blocks Popular plugin "Learning Plan" has now been upgraded & is compatible with Moodle version 3.3. This plugin serves as a database and plan for all learning activities in the organization for a structured learning program, including management reports. 3i Logic LMS 71
Group choice Activities This module allows students to enrol themselves in a group within a course. The teacher can select which groups students can chose from and the maximum number of students allowed in each group. Nicolas Dunand 71
Eduhub Themes Eduhub theme is fantastic theme for educational purpose. It has clean layout and awesome features on setting page. suman bogati 70
Socialwall Format Course formats The Moodle Socialwall will transform your Moodle course into a social learning platform. This includes a familiar post interface, timeline of posts, filtering of the timeline, and integration with Moodle's activities and resources. A social learning format allows teachers to pick up the tool and begin using it right away. Chris Kenniburg 70
Course Module navigation Blocks A block to show the users a summary (like a table of contents) of a course with section names and a list of all resources and activities. If activity completion is used in the course, course navigation block will display a circle (either empty or green) Clément Prudhomme 70
Campus Themes Campus theme allows you to customize the look and feel of your moodle site as much as possible. It provides an elegant way for designing the header. It is fully responsive and optimised for MNET authentication and provides all common features of modern moodle themes such as slideshow, custom category design, social icons,... David Bogner 70
Subcourse Activities Subcourse behaves as a graded activity. The grade for each student is automatically fetched from a final grade in another course. This allows course designers to organize the learning content into separate units. David Mudrák 70
Catalogue Blocks Provides a visual and central place for a teacher to access everything he can use in his course (activities, reports, blocks, …) Frequently used items can be marked as favorites for quick access. Unless the teacher wants to delete or move an activity or block, he rarely needs to switch to editing mode. Students can also use the Catalogue to access the tools they're allowed to. No need, for users, to learn a first method to add an activity, then a different one to add a block, then a third one to use enrolment methods, and so on, searching the four corners of the UI... With Catalogue, it's the same method for all of these tools and they all can be found at the same place. Brice Errandonea 68
Open Forum Activities Open forum are designed to increase engagement and provide a responsive, modern alternative to standard Moodle forums. Blackboard Open LMS Development 68
Auto enrolment Enrolment This plugin allows for an enrolment into a course to occur automatically when a user views a course or course activity/resource. The plugin can also be configured to enrol a user upon login. Eugene Venter 68
Event Reminders General plugins (Local) Automate sending reminders for calendar events. Isuru Madushanka Weerarathna 67
Overview statistics Reports Produces various site and course report charts. The code has been designed in a way that makes adding more reports easy. DualCube Team 66
Facetoface Activities Face-to-face activities are used to keep track of in-person (e.g. classroom) trainings which require advance booking. Each activity is offered in one or more identical sessions. These sessions can be given over multiple days. Reminder messages are sent to users and their managers a few days before the session is scheduled to start. Confirmation messages are sent when users sign-up for a session or cancel. This module may be of interest to administrators looking for a way to provide event management support for blended learning environments. Catalyst IT 66
WizIQ Virtual Classroom Plugin Activities WizIQ’s virtual classroom module enables Moodle users to create an interactive online learning environment. Using it you can schedule, administer and deliver real-time online classes from your Moodle website. WizIQ Inc. 65
Coupon Blocks The Sebsoft Coupon Plugin offers you the possibility to create coupons for various levels of course access. Using a coupon code, users will be enrolled into courses that are attached to the coupon. Sebsoft Plugins 64
Course templates General plugins (Local) With this plugin you can easily create courses based on course templates. The plugin also can be used to easily duplicate courses Flotter Totte 63
Styles Atto Moodle Atto plugin which lets the administrator provide custom CSS classes which can afterwards be applied by users to block and inline text in Atto Ulm University 63
Lightbox Gallery Activities This resource allows you to create 'Lightbox' enabled image galleries within your Moodle course. As a course teacher, you are able to create, edit and delete galleries. Smallthumbnails will then be generated, which are used for the thumbnail view of the gallery. Andrew Hancox 63
Bootstrap Themes This is a Moodle theme based on the Bootstrap CSS framework. It has minimal styling and can be used to create User Experience optimized themes Bas Brands 63
Drag-and-Drop Matching Question types Question type similar to the matching question type but with a drag and drop interface for the students during attempt. DualCube Team 63
More font colours Atto This plugin is intended as a replacement of the core atto_fontcolor plugin, allowing the Moodle admin to define a set of colours to be available. Nicolas Dunand 63
Ordering Question types Ordering question type for Moodle 2.x and Moodle 3.x Gordon Bateson 63
Flexible sections format Course formats Organises course content in any number of sections that can be nested. Each section can be displayed expanded or collapsed Marina Glancy 60
Course contents Blocks Course contents block displays a list of all visible sections (such as topics or weeks) in the course. Clicking at a link scrolls to that section or displays just that particular section, depending on the course layout setting. David Mudrák 60
E-Voting Activities The E-Voting activity module enables students to vote via their smartphone or their laptop and to have the results displayed on a graph in real time. Christophe Hadorn 60
Gapfill Question types Cloze question type with VERY simple question creation syntax. Can do drag drop, dropdowns or gapfill questions Marcus Green 60
Level up! Availability Availability conditions Restrict access to course content until students reach the required level. Frédéric Massart 59
Educacionbe Themes This is the theme of Educacionbe moodle OnLine. It is based on the bootstrap and allows extensive customization and some unique to help improve the usability of Moodle features. Rediceñado with CSS3 all menus and buttons links. The theme includes bar menu based on Moodle. If you like it, please show some love by clicking "favourite" ( ♥ ) below! Hilario Guzman 59
Turnitin plagiarism plugin Plagiarism Turnitin is a commercial plagiarism detection system which requires a paid subscription to use - This Plugin integrates with the existing Moodle Assignment module. John McGettrick 59