Top 3 plugins for Moodle in the administration category

Moodle is a free Open Source learning management system software package designed to help educators create effective online courses. The plugins play a significant role in the Moodle community. It can enrich the Moodle features and also getting more developers or companies involved in the Moodle community. Let us have an overview of the top 3 plugins for moodle based on administration purpose categories.

Number 3 - Plugin: Configurable Reports.

This block is a Moodle custom reports builder. You can create custom reports without SQL knowledge. It's a tool suitable for admins or teachers.

With this plugin, you can create

- Courses reports, 

- Categories reports,  

- Users reports, 

- Timeline reports,  

A course or user report can be embedded in this timeline showing data depending on the current row's start and end time.

- You can create your own type of reports.

Usage stats

By the end of February, 12287 sites are using the plugin: 

4971 total downloads in the last 90 days

You can have an overview of monthly downloads here

 

 

Number 2 - Plugin: Attendance

A plugin that allows an attendance log to be kept. - includes an optional block for easy access to relevant functions.

The Attendance activity allows teachers to maintain a record of attendance, replacing or supplementing a paper-based attendance register. 

It is primarily used in blended-learning environments where students must attend classes, lectures, and tutorials and track and optionally provide a grade for their attendance. 

The instructors can set the frequency of their classes or create specific sessions. 

Usage stats

By the end of February, 14865 sites are using the plugin: 

8716 total downloads in the last 90 days

You can have an overview of monthly downloads here.

 

The number 1 is the Plugin Custom certificate.

This plugin can enable the creation of dynamically generated certificates with complete customization via the web browser.

You can do some customizations based on templates, and also, you can configure some options based on your course requirements.

Usage stats

By the end of February, 17889 sites are using the plugin: 

11192 total downloads in the last 90 days

You can have an overview of monthly downloads here.

 

this order list comes from the official Moodle plugin website. 

We see the top 3 plugins under the administration category are 

1 . Custom certificate

2 .Attendance

3 .Configurable Reports

This is based on currently active sites with those plugins.