Moodle Review - why 4.2 stars?

Moodle Review
ITQlick Score: 91/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.2/5)
Pricing: 2/10 - low cost
Category: Cloud LMS -> Moodle
Ranking:Ranked 5 out of 15 Cloud LMS systems
Company: Moodle
Pricing: starts at $55 per year
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Moodle pricing, Moodle alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 16, 2020

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What is Moodle?

Moodle is a learning management software solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers content management, course development, communication, and other capabilities. The software was developed and launched by Moodle headquartered in Australia.

What is Moodle rating? ()

The rating of Moodle is 4.2 stars out of 5 and the total score is 91 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Moodle's typical customers?

Customers of the software include small and medium businesses as well as large enterprises. Major industries and domains where it can be used include financial and legal services, retail and wholesale, media and publishing, technology and IT services, and others. Lambda Solutions Inc is among the notable clients of the software.

Is Moodle the best Cloud LMS?

Moodle is ranked 5 out of 15 software in their category (Cloud LMS systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software offers a variety of content management capabilities including custom branding, custom fields and functionality, custom user interface, custom reporting, and data import and export. Its course development capabilities include blended learning, course catalog, e-learning, exam engine, individual plans, interactive courses, multimedia support, skills tracking, and virtual classroom. It offers integration with Active Directly along with email and mobile integration.

Moodle offers administrative capabilities of course authoring, administrative reporting, registration management, defined user roles, user access controls, and support for an unlimited number of users. Other important capabilities include collaboration management, discussion forum, internal messaging, file exchange, resource management, training workflow management, live chat, and others.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to Moodle: Tovuti, Mindflash, Docebo LMS, PiiQ, SkyPrep Training, eLearning Cloud, SAP Litmos, Brightspace, Bridge, BizLibrary. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of Moodle?

The cost of license starts at $55 per year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 2 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Moodle

What should you ask Moodle during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Moodle and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Moodle in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Moodle's list of categories:

Video Conferencing
Cloud LMS
E-Learning
Employee Management
Employee Recognition
Employee Onboarding
Employee Training
HR Analytics
Org Chart
LMS
Training
Classroom Management

Moodle's list of features:

Mobile Access
LMS
Blended Learning
eLearning
Business Process

Moodle Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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Moodle
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$55 per year
Functionality
19
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Tovuti
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
95/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$700 per month
Functionality
15
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Mindflash
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
94/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$599 per month
Functionality
18
Docebo
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$230 per license
Functionality
11
Review
PiiQ
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$3 per user/month
Functionality
7
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.