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    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Component/s: moodle.org
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      The front page needs something like 'noobs click here' and then a brief outline of what a course management system actually does. Many/most people I talk to about moodle say something like "That sounds great. What is it exactly again?".

      When I first used moodle, it was several days before I really grasped what it was all about and the topmost resource in the using moodle course is not helpful at all as it assumes a lot of prior knowledge. An introductory video would be great - did GHOP make anything suitable?

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          Helen Foster added a comment -

          Hi Matt,

          As mentioned in your forum discussion http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=91683 we're planning some major improvements to Moodle.org. These will include a page describing what Moodle is/does - see http://docs.moodle.org/en/Development:Moodle.org_About for the suggested text.

          Comments on the suggested text would be appreciated. Please use the corresponding talk page in the documentation.

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          Helen Foster added a comment - Hi Matt, As mentioned in your forum discussion http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=91683 we're planning some major improvements to Moodle.org. These will include a page describing what Moodle is/does - see http://docs.moodle.org/en/Development:Moodle.org_About for the suggested text. Comments on the suggested text would be appreciated. Please use the corresponding talk page in the documentation.
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          Matt Gibson added a comment -

          Resolved, I think

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          Matt Gibson added a comment - Resolved, I think
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          Helen Foster added a comment -

          Thanks Matt, your feedback is always appreciated

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          Helen Foster added a comment - Thanks Matt, your feedback is always appreciated

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