How To Customize Your Moodle™ Login Page

customize your moodle login page

Updated in June 2022. Updates to Moodle™ Visual customization coverage come courtesy of Edwiser. With this article, you are going to learn how to manage and customize your Moodle™ login page. In this guide: Login page inventory: Needs and wants Enrollments and authentication Themes versus raw CSS The “Sweet Spot” Resources & References Depending on […]

Dark Learning? Why You Should Consider Adding A ‘Night Mode’ To Your LMS

LMS Dark Mode

July 2020 Update. At this time, no one from the “LMS Space Race” features a fully supported dark mode theme. This article is aimed mainly at developers and designers. The introduction of a “dark mode” on MoodleNet, Moodle LMS’ social network for educators, still in testing stage, reportedly became a team favorite. This has sparked […]

Adaptable Moodle Theme Released for Moodle 3.8-3.10

Updated in February, 2021. Gareth Barnard has released “Adaptable” for the latest Moodle releases, 3.8 to 3.10. Adaptable theme for #Moodle 3.8 and 3.9 updated -> @_elearningworld @lmspulse @moodlethemes @moodledev @moodleplugins @moodle #Adaptable3 @adaptable_theme — Gareth J Barnard (@gjbarnard) February 9, 2021 A couple fixes and internal tweaks make of “Adaptable” a top-ranking, dependable […]

6 Cool Theme Hacks For Your Moodle LMS


A small bounty of design goodness is hidden in plain sight on the forest that is the Moodle admin settings page. Check out the Theme Settings panel. Located at Site administration → Appearance → Themes → Theme settings it boasts a series of exciting features for theme designers at any point of their learning curve. […]

Adding CSS To Modify Your Theme In Moodle™

Updated on 2021. Time flies! While some of the basics explained by Johnson are timeless, the processes do look a bit different. Here are some resources to keep you going Moodle Theme & CSS Hacks Theme Settings at (Explains how to access the CSS editing panel of your theme. Note: The availability and behavior […]

Try The ‘Enlightlite’ Theme For Moodle For A Different Spice

Try The ‘Enlightlite’ Theme For Moodle For A Different Spice

Few actions show commitment to the open source community, as well as a team’s expertise and strengths, like a contribution to the Moodle Plugin Directory. A Moodle-based consultant firm from Tamilnadu, LMSACE is showcasing “Enlightlite,” a Moodle theme catered to its university, school, and online learning customers. It is responsive, multilingual with RTL (Right-to-left languages) […]

LWMN004: Week of August 21-27, 2017

The last week in moodlenews 21 AUG 17

Hey there – welcome to the Last Week in MoodleNews, I’m Stephen Ladek from In this episode we’ll be talking about the most important stories from the Moodleverse for the week of August 21st, 2017. This week I’ll be covering The Moodle User Interface and Experience, Science excitement in the classroom, Learning Tools Interoperability […]

Learning Design Insight At Work In This 4 World-Class Moodle Themes Update

The fellowship within the Moodle community of theme designers, developers, and (most often the case) designers who are also developers, is a friendly and competitive group that works hard and fast to bring new discoveries and technologies into the interface users around the world interact with on a daily basis. Below, we get up to […]

Lighten Up Your Students Moodle Interfaces With ‘Shoelace’

It takes years of practice of user interface design to achieve the pinnacle: a theme that is inviting and fully-featured, yet clean and never dull, all at once. Thus it stands to reason that Gareth Barnard is the mind behind “Shoelace”, a deceptively simple theme for Moodle that epitomizes all Moodle can be and offer into […]

Get Infinite Visual Choices (But Not Too Many) With Moodle Theme ‘Handlebar’

Disponible en Español. The “Handlebar” theme is a “Boost child.” It takes advantage of the framework from Moodle’s default theme and it inherits the popular Bootstrap framework which fulfills most layout needs. Using “Boost”‘s presets, Handlebar broadens options without having to deal with intricate code. On top of it, it adds special features and pages to […]