Understanding Moodle Plugins
Your system is fully operational and has a look and feel that reflects your organization’s branding. As with all complex web-based applications, a significant number of configuration activities can be carried out to bring Moodle in line with your organization’s needs and requirements.
In this chapter, we will first provide an overview of plugins. Then, we will explore some third-party plugins and learn about their powers. We will then understand how to install, update, and delete plugins before we conclude with plugin evaluation criteria, popular plugins, and organizational decisions.
One of the many strengths of Moodle is its pluggable architecture. Moodle supports a wide range of plugins, which we are going to shed light on by covering the following topics:
- Moodle plugins – an overview
- The power of third-party plugins
- Managing third-party plugins (install, update, and delete)
- Good plugins and bad plugins...