Budget LMS', Learning Management Systems Part II


Introduction to Budget LMS', Part II

During my research for budget Learning Management Systems. I found and many other alternatives budget or not plugins or extensions of a CMS (WordPress, Joomla, Drupal). Also, there is CodeIgniter (CI), a PHP Framework used in the western world for Educational or Public Sectors' applications.  There are few of CI apps, I 've chosen the Academy Budget LMS.

In the first article  Part I, I 've spoken about:

  • Moodle
  • Joomla
  • WordPress

Budget LMS solutions. In this second article Part II, I will speak about Drupal and CodeIgniter Budget LMS solutions. Also in the end I'll provide a retired WordPress Budget LMS, so If someone wants can write o fork, it is the famous CoursePress Pro, and two articles for WordPress and Joomla LMS'.

Some people create their own LMS' (Learning Management Systems), by configuring the CMS with many different plugins. It is up to you, many choices, many different solutions for a Budget LMS. 


Drupal Budget LMS'

From the  article  follow the link

Which is the Best Drupal distribution for LMS?

These might help your LMS selection

LMS (learning management system)

Open Academy

Opigno LMS


Comparison of these 3 distributions

ELMS Group

 In the Drupal ecosystem, some people create their own LMS.

Codeigniter Budget LMS'

CodeIgniter is a very popular Php Frameworks for Education.  If you follow the link, you can see many alternatives in https://codecanyon.net. For me, the best is the Academy LMS.

c)Some articles for Badget or not LMS' (just click the image):



Make your own fork: CoursePress Pro

Update: As of May 2019, this plugin has been retired and is no longer supported by WPMUDev. They have published the code on Github for those technical types who might want to fork and maintain it for their needs.


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After Greek Army, I started with QBasic in QL, a computer brother of Spectrum, 2 Degrees, almost 2 Certificates, from GWBasic to Oracle Tech & IBM tech & Solaris Clusters, at almost 60s to CMS tech.