Articles with category: OPTIMIZE

Open edX Mobile App

The latest Open edX Hawthorn Release brings a wide range of improved convenience and usability features for learners as well as authors empowering them to make full use of the open edX platform's strengths to deliver effective learning.
1 March, 2019
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How to add gamification to open edX

Gamification in Open edX can make a meaningful difference for individuals and institutions of academic industry who are looking to substantially improve the engagement and learning capacity of their students through productive and interactive means. This article provides ideas on how to implement this kind of strategy in the open edX platform.
16 November, 2018
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Integrating Open edX with WordPress or another CMS

The open edX platform, covers your needs for hosting and operating online courses, but there is also the need of a web content management tool to promote your initiative and cover your specific marketing requirements. In this scenario, you can use open edX in combination with a CMS such as wordpress, drupal, or any other. This article will provide some …
31 July, 2018
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Adding insights to Open edX

The edX insights platform is an additional application that runs next to the open edX platform, and it's dedicated to compute actionable insights based on the application logs. Contact eduNEXT for professional services regarding edX insights in Amazon EMR, native hive hadoop, MS Azure and private infrastructures.
21 March, 2017
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Implementing custom payment processors for Open edX ecommerce

Ever since edX announced the plan to develop a new ecommerce service to replace the original shopping cart that came in cypress and earlier named releases of the open edX platform, there has been a lot of interest in this feature. Adding an e-commerce service working along your open edX site, is the way to allow learners to …
6 January, 2017
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Add ecommerce to your Open edX site

eduNEXT's Open edX Software as a Service subscriptions provide a way to integrate ecommerce into your online learning strategy, featuring payment processors such as Paypal and Cybersource, paid courses, course upgrades, coupon codes, and more.
1 December, 2016
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Flow control Xblock – A multi unit conditional module for Open edX

Course contents in a course built on the open edX platform is organized in a structure of sections, subsections and units.   In principle, the learner is expected to engage with those unit following the order from beginning to end, or to wander freely choosing the contents he or she wants to explore. However, as a course designer, you may need …
16 November, 2016
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Documents and resources to help build and manage your courses

Designing an online course and getting the most out of STUDIO, (the course authoring tool for open edX) to implement your design, is a huge challenge in itself, so we provide you with a set of valuable resources to help you accomplish more.
29 April, 2016
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Localization and multilingual configuration

Online learning initiatives may dwell in the multi lingual world, and having an e learning platform that can handle several languages and multilingual configurations is a great advantage. Open edX has been built with internationalization in mind, and can be localized to every language.
3 October, 2015
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Open edX upgrade

Are you stranded with an outdated open edX installation? We know that upgrading your production open edX instance to a newer named release can be a huge challenge. And preserving all your data and functionality, while minimizing any downtime of your site makes it even more difficult.
10 September, 2015
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