Resources

Browse our list of useful resources to guide you through the configuration, operation and usage of the open edX platform for online courses delivery.

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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Open edX Hawthorn Brings New Improvements

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.
4 September, 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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Open edX HAWTHORN – The latest release is coming soon!

The Hawthorn open edX version, the 8th release of the open edX platform by edX, is expected to be announced at the open edX conference 2018 in Montreal, Canada.
22 April, 2018
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Join Us at the Open edX Con 2018

The fifth official Open edX conference is taking place in may 2018 in Montréal, Canada, at HEC Montréal (Pavillon Decelles) from May 29th to june 1st.
27 March, 2018
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Open edX GINKGO. Course outline and insights upgrades in this latest named release

Open edX Ginkgo is the name of the latest open edX release. This new release includes significant changes to the course outline, video player, administering exams, and more! …
16 December, 2017
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Open edX conference 2017

The fourth official Open edX conference, and the first one to be hosted outside of the US, is taking place in may 2017 in Madrid, Spain, at the Carlos III University (UC3M). This annual conference is for developers, system administrators, education specialists, and anyone who works with or wants to learn more about the Open edX platform. As part of this …
29 March, 2017
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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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A fully featured style guide for your open edX course contents

When building online courses in Open edX, you may need to add a differentiated visual layout for your course contents. Open edX will let you add HTML, CSS and javascript code in any of the HTML components, but keeping track of more complex CSS classes, and javascript functions in order to have a consistent visual layout over a wide range …
14 March, 2017
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Open edX FICUS. Security and performance upgrades in this latest named release

Open edX Ficus is the name of the latest open edX release. It brings new and improved functionalities and performance and security upgrades.
6 March, 2017
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