Tutor LMS – eLearning and online course solution

Description

Tutor is a complete, feature-packed and robust WordPress LMS plugin to create & sell courses online easily. All the features of this learning management system hits all the checkpoints for a full-fledged online course marketplace. You can create challenging and fun quizzes, interactive lessons, powerful reports and stats making Tutor potentially the best free WordPress LMS plugin. Manage, administer and monetize your education, online school, and online courses without having to write a single line of code.

Tutor LMS Pro ⭐ || ⭐ Tutor LMS Themes ⭐ || Live Demo || Documentation

Tutor LMS is a completely free WordPress LMS plugin with premium high-quality addons that you can add to empower the core plugin more! This WordPress LMS plugin is lightweight with addons to enable certificates, e-mail notifications, shopping carts and so much more!

Get Tutor, the most advanced and powerful WordPress online course plugin.

Create, customize, manage, and sell online courses by building a functional e-learning website with this free LMS plugin for WordPress.

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Features

Here are the most notable features of Tutor LMS plugin. If you need any further information, please feel free to contact us. Below are the best offerings of Tutor LMS.

  • Intuitive course builder
  • Unlimited courses and lessons
  • Frontend student dashboard
  • Video lessons
  • Multiple video sources (self-hosted, YouTube, Vimeo, Embedded Video)
  • Teacher profiles and panels
  • Lesson management
  • Course requirement & instruction
  • Quizzes
  • Earning & Commission Allocation
  • Withdrawal Options
  • Purchase History
  • Styling Options
  • Course Widget
  • Teacher registration form
  • Course review and rating system
  • Q&A for students with course teacher
  • Video Poster (trailer/teaser)
  • Tracking course progress
  • Course Difficulty Level
  • Define Course Duration
  • Course Marketplace
  • Add course requirement and instruction
  • Quiz Timer
  • Quiz Attempts
  • Centralized Monetization Settings
  • Spotlight Mode
  • RTL Ready
  • Page Builder Support
  • Gutenberg compatible
  • Content Security

Tutor LMS applications

Tutor LMS can be used by anyone looking to create a full-fledged learning management system. Some of the great applications of Tutor LMS include the following.

  • Blended learning
  • Community education
  • Online classroom
  • Training courses
  • Professional continuing education

These are just a few possibilities that Tutor LMS opens up for its users. There’s a whole new world of intuitive learning that’s yet to discover using this WordPress LMS plugin.

Intuitive Course Builder

Create courses with their details like videos, attachments, excerpt, additional data, the benefit of the course, requirement, topic, summary, announcement, and video banners in this WordPress LMS plugin. Have lessons under course and attach video and other attachments to each lesson. Tutor, the advanced WordPress LMS plugin lets you present courses on an intuitive user interface with all required options to offer a top-notch learning system.

Smart Course and Lesson Manager

With tons of awesome features inside this WordPress course plugin, it is easy to setup, control, and manage teachers, students, courses & lessons.
There’s rich Tutor Settings to define, select, and limit options for Course, Lesson, Quiz, Teacher, Student, and Email Notification.

Frontend Student Dashboard

Each student registered on your WordPress learning management system will have a frontend dashboard to see their course status, progress, notifications, announcements, and any other thing an admin or a course teacher sets from the backend.

Teacher Profiles and Panel

Set up easy registration forms to approve instructors for a course with this WordPress LMS plugin. Review instructor profiles and then have custom settings for instructor role. Select whether instructors can publish course directly or to be checked before publishing.

Quiz Creator

Create quizzes with this WordPress course plugin. Add questions while setting up quizzes or add them from preset questions from Question section. Set up the time limit and restrict the number of attempts, passing grades and so on. This WordPress LMS plugin also lets you limit the number of questions available for students to answer.

Multimedia Attachments

Engage your students by uploading multimedia lessons in versatile video sources such as Vimeo, YouTube videos, etc. Set an introductory video at the start of your course easily and define video poster and duration with this WordPress course plugin.

Question Patterns

With this free LMS plugin for WordPress, you create questions that are supposed to be added to the Quizzes. There are over 10 question types that you can choose from to fulfill all your quizzing needs. Using the WordPress LMS plugin, create questions by defining question type (True/False, Multiple Choice, Single Choice), marks for each question (if answered right), answer type, descriptions and answer hints for the students to attempt the right answer.) and more!

Student Question and Answers

Students can submit questions about courses before enrolling from their respective profiles. This useful feature in the WordPress LMS plugin encourages student interactions and helps boost conversion rates.

Email Notifications

Sending emails to students and teachers has been made automated in Tutor. You can send course enrollment, course completion, and quiz completion email to both students and teachers automatically.

POWER OF WOOCOMMERCE

Being integrated with WooCommerce, Tutor, the WordPress LMS plugin offers eCommerce functionalities and enables you to sell courses on your website.
You can see sales data, completed and pending orders for your courses from WooCommerce reports. If you want to issue discount coupons or PDF invoice, that too is possible. You can use any WooCommerce addon to monitor and improve your sales and marketing along with this WordPress LMS plugin.

Easy Digital Downloads Integration to monetize courses

Integrate your learning management system with the renowned EDD plugin. Sell your courses seamlessly with multiple payment gateways supported by EDD.

Earning and Commission Allocation

The earning and commission allocation feature in Tutor allows easy distribution of course earnings between the admin and other instructors using the WordPress LMS plugin. You can easily set the percentage of earning distribution with this option, any other fees that need to be deducted, and statements to show per page. You’ll get a detailed report on all your earning stats, deducted fees, deducted commissions, and every other useful information on your dashboard inside this WordPress LMS plugin as well. There’s a detailed graphical representation of your earning along with advanced filters to know how much you earned over a specific period of time.

Easy Withdrawal Method

The withdraw option in Tutor LMS helps manage withdrawals easily. You can predefine the minimum amount in this WordPress LMS plugin that needs to be earned before instructors can send a withdrawal request. It also comes with the option to select the withdrawal method such as bank transfer, PayPal and ECHECK. If you want to add additional information on withdrawal you can do so too with this WordPress LMS plugin. Easily view all the withdrawal information from your dashboard displaying current balance, pending, completed, and rejected withdrawal stats.

Purchase History

Keep track of all the purchase options using the purchase history in the dashboard in the WordPress LMS plugin. Check the purchase status, amount and when the purchase was made inside Tutor LMS.

Spotlight Mode

Tutor LMS comes with the setting to hide the header & footer for the course learning interface. Offer students a distraction free lesson with the spotlight mode option.

Gutenberg Compatible

Create online courses with the new Gutenberg editor without facing any issues whatsoever in the innovative WordPress LMS plugin. Tutor LMS is completely compatible with the Gutenberg editor in case you want to display your courses in the block interface. Moreover, Tutor LMS comes with three custom Gutenberg blocks. The blocks are- Tutor Student Dashboard, Student Registration, and Instructor Registration Form.

Content Security

Have the most secure learning management system when creating your online courses. Third parties cannot view the videos with the URL when you use our WordPress LMS plugin. It ensures that only enrolled students can have access to course videos.

PREMIUM FEATURE FOR TUTOR

  • Tutor Report: Get powerful stats for a complete analysis of which courses are performing great with students and judge individual course popularity. Monitor reviews with this WordPress LMS plugin and manually change quiz grades right from the panel.

  • Tutor Email: Sending emails to students and teachers has been made automated in Tutor. You can send course enrollment, course completion, and quiz completion email to both students and teachers automatically. Customize email templates easily with the WordPress LMS plugin.

  • Tutor Certificates: Offer beautifully designed certificates for completed courses to students. You can upload your own certificates with this amazing addon that comes with this WordPress LMS plugin.

  • Tutor Course Preview: Unlock a few courses for students to try out before they enroll in a lesson. This boosts conversion rates and allows target students to get the feel of the lessons.

  • Tutor Course Attachment: Include all the class materials in pdf, doc, etc. format for students to download. Attach lesson files, course outlines and every other information as an attachment with Tutor.

  • Tutor Multi Instructors: Add as many instructors as you want to individual courses. Enhance course experience of students by having the option to have a great lineup of teachers.

  • Tutor Prerequisites: Define a certain set of courses that students need to complete before enrolling for a new course.

  • Tutor Assignments: Create assignments that students can submit easily with a number of useful settings to assess students smartly.

  • Tutor Paid Memberships Pro: Subscriptions are made easy with the Tutor Paid Membership pro addon. Using the Tutor Paid Memberships Pro plugin integration with Tutor LMS, include site wise and category wise subscription for your eLearning platform.

  • WooCommerce Subscriptions: Have all the subscription options supported by WooCommerce using the WooCommerce Subscriptions addon. Earn higher revenue with the versatile subscription options in WooCommerce.

  • Frontend Course Builder: Build your course on the go using the frontend course builder in Tutor LMS plugin. Instructors can see how their course looks live without even having to go backend. The industry-first frontend course builder in any WordPress LMS plugin ever.

  • ** 5 Pro Question Patterns: **

    • Short Answer
    • Matching
    • Image Matching
    • Image Answering
    • Ordering

Looking for the best LMS for WordPress? Get Tutor and start your e-learning website immediately.

Screenshots

  • Course list
  • Lessons
  • Course status
  • Student profile
  • Teacher profile
  • About instructor
  • Rating and review
  • Course details
  • Question and answers
  • Quiz results
  • Quiz question types
  • Multi instructors
  • Tutor LMS report
  • Quiz builder, questions
  • Quiz builder, question edit and settings
  • Course builder
  • Tutor LMS Working Lifecycle

Blocks

This plugin provides 3 blocks.

tutor-gutenberg/student-registration
Student Registration
tutor-gutenberg/student-dashboard
Tutor Student Dashboard
tutor-gutenberg/instructor-registration
Instructor Registration

Installation

Minimum Requirements

  • PHP version 5.6.0 or greater (PHP 7.1 or greater is recommended)
  • MySQL version 5.0 or greater (MySQL 5.6 or greater is recommended)

Automatic installation

The automatic installation is the easiest way to install any plugin in WordPress. You can perform an automatic installation of Tutor by logging in to your WordPress dashboard, navigating to the “Plugins” menu and click on the “Add New” button.

This will open up a page showing all the available plugins in WordPress. In the search field, type Tutor. The search result will show you our Tutor plugin, you can then see the detailed info by clicking on “More Details” and to install just click on the “Install Now” button.

Manual installation

To install Tutor manually, you need to download the plugin and upload it to your webserver via any FTP application.

The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.

FAQ

Can I use Tutor with my existing theme?

Tutor LMS is a WordPress LMS plugin that works with any modern theme without any issues of site breakage.

Where can I find Tutor LMS user guides and documentation?

For a detailed guideline on how to build a Learning Management system using our WordPress LMS plugin, refer to our user documentation on the Themeum site.

Where can I report a bug?

If you found any bugs or issues, please let us know by posting on the support section of this plugin on WordPress plugin directory or directly on our
support forums: https://www.themeum.com/support/ 🙂

Is this plugin free?

This WordPress course plugin has two versions. One is free and another is paid. The paid version of the WordPress LMS plugin has more advanced features which are not accessible in this free version. Click here to get the paid version.

Where can I get support?

You can get support by posting your issues on the support section of this plugin on WordPress plugins directory or directly place your question to Themeum Forums.

Is Tutor LMS device friendly WordPress LMS plugin?

If you’re using a responsive theme, then Tutor LMS will look great across all devices.

Can I use any plugins with Tutor?

Tutor enables you to use any third party plugins without facing any compatibility issues. You can integrate and use the WordPress LMS plugin easily in your existing site without any trouble.

Reviews

أبريل 7, 2020
Very helpful! Excellent support
أبريل 7, 2020
I had a problem installing theme and activate license, I started a chat with Gianna C. who dedicated to me the necessary time to fix all problems and answer all my questions. I rate 5 starts just because 10 starts are not possible !!
أبريل 3, 2020
I had some trouble with Tutor LMS, i contacted support via their chat service. i got connected to Gianna C. the problem was solved within 5 minutes!
أبريل 2, 2020
Right off the bat I was impressed that a plugin even has live chat support. Even the large companies these days just fake you out with a bot. And on top of that, Gianna was great. So kudos! She sealed the deal!
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Contributors & Developers

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Changelog

1.5.9 – 08 April, 2020

  • Fixed: Dashboard > Earning > Statements link fixed from Earning page
  • Fixed: Course author flag, the flag will be only author name besides.
  • Fixed: Instructor search options
  • Fixed: Capability to add more than 10 Instructors
  • Fixed: Fill the gap quiz option is not accepting capital letters
  • Fixed: Perfect report showing from starting day to ending day, scenario: Last Month, This Month, Last Week, This Week, Date Range.
  • Fixed: Allow Publishing Course option is not working in Gutenberg editor backend
  • Fixed: Quiz image matching question image covering the matching words issue
  • Fixed: Withdrawal timezone issue
  • Fixed: One instructor can view others withdrawal amount
  • Fixed: (Oxygen Builder Integration) Student getting Instructor dashboard
  • Fixed: few spelling issue

1.5.8 – 31 March, 2020

  • Updated: Wishlist will now show Tutor LMS popup login form to non-logged users
  • Update: No more course price in a single course if the course already enrolled.
  • Fix: Set value 0 to show default value in option panel
  • Fix: Auto-assign Admin while approving pending course at Gutenberg editor
  • Fix: Admin added as an instructor by default in courses
  • Fix: Disable review option working properly, disabled course review form
  • Fix: Quiz Attempts end time
  • Fix: Quiz Attempts answers order
  • Fix: Wrong calculation when enabled fees deduction before instructor and admin share divide.
  • Deprecated: tutor_archive_course_add_to_cart() from v.1.5.8
  • Removed: “tutor_archive_course_add_to_cart()” from the “plugins/tutor/templates/archive-course.php”. Please update if you had overridden this file to your theme.

1.5.7 – 19 March, 2020

  • New: Setup Wizard for faster and smoother launch
  • New: get_tutor_all_withdrawal_methods() function to get all available withdrawal methods
  • Update: Optimized database query on get_course_first_lesson() on Utils
  • Update: Show/hide withdrawal requests and Instructors menu from Tutor Admin Menu based on enable/disable course marketplace
  • Fix: Timezone issue at quiz start and the remaining time
  • Fix: Few text domains added for translation support
  • Fix: Continue to Lesson button issue when 100% of the course is complete

1.5.6 – 06 March, 2020

  • New: Feature image support for lessons
  • Fix: Courses per page issue on course archives in Divi Builder
  • Fix: Search issue on custom course archive pages
  • Fix: Redirect to next lesson issue after completing lessons (headers sent)

1.5.5 – 27 February, 2020

  • New: Custom links now supported in Dashboard menu
  • New: Dashboard headers added in shortcode/oxygen dashboard template
  • Update: All purchase history items now sorted by descending order
  • Fix: Create new account translate issue. templates/global/login.php line number 79
  • Fix: Dashboard page load and logout issue by Shortcode
  • Fix: Guest add to cart issue on course archive page for both WooCommerce and EDD
  • Fix: Course Settings single tab toggle click hide issue fix
  • Fix: Active links with page in the dashboard for shortcode/oxygen
  • Fix: E-Mail to Students on Quiz Completed is now working (Pro)

1.5.4 – 11 February, 2020

  • Fix: An infinite loop in frontend course builder for SEO related plugin activation: classes/Shortcode.phpline number 53
  • Fix: Maintenance mode override for wp-login.php page
  • Improvement: Frontend dashboard performance

1.5.3 – 04 February, 2020

  • Added: Go auto next after finish lesson (When no video)
  • Added: Nonce field at add instructor form to determine that request comes from the dedicated page.
  • Updated: Instructor approved/blocked by ajax request in post method with the nonce check (Security Update)

1.5.2 – 29 January, 2020

  • Tutor LMS plugin is now running under ‘plugins_loaded’ hook (Architectural update)
  • Added: hide frontend admin bar based on the option check
  • Updated: Preview lesson got the full view with unenrolled behavior (Pro)
  • Fixed docs links in edit quiz modal in the quiz builder
  • Fixed: reviews database query reviews now query with or without user ID
  • Fixed: wishlist query, added where post type = courses and post_status = publish
  • Fixed: ask the question from assignments and quiz page.
  • Fixed: permission issue for auto-installation tutor plugin

1.5.1 – 08 January, 2020

  • Fixed an update during lesson content from modal

1.5.0 – 06 January, 2020

  • Certificate verification public URL (Pro)
  • Added: filter apply_filters('tutor_courses_base_slug', $course_post_type)
  • Added: fitler apply_filters('tutor_lesson_base_slug', $lesson_post_type)
  • Fixed: lesson editor content post issue, some content sometime not saved before.
  • Fixed: file system issue after update option hook, while create maintance mode file.

1.4.9 – 24 December, 2019

  • Added: BuddyPress Integration (TutorLMS Pro)
  • Added: Go next lesson after ending video lesson
  • Added: Hide course-product from shop page.
  • Added: action hook do_action('tutor_quiz/start/before', $quiz_id, $user_id);
  • Added: action hook do_action('tutor_quiz/start/after', $quiz_id, $user_id, $attempt_id);
  • Added: filter apply_filters('is_completed_course', $is_completed, $course_id, $user_id)

1.4.8 – 10 December, 2019

  • Added: Restrict Content Pro Integration (TutorLMS Pro)
  • Added: Course Details Page elements enable / disable
  • Added: action hook do_action( "tutor_save_course_after", $post_ID, $post);
  • Added: action hook do_action('tutor/course/started', $course_id);
  • Added: action hook do_action('tutor/lesson/created', $lesson_id);
  • Fixed: implode parameter in utils utils()->get_total_quiz_attempts_by_course_ids();

1.4.7 – 28 November, 2019

  • Added: Next Previous Lesson|quiz|assignments
  • Added: User Profile Update From Backend and Frontend Dashboard is now synced, no matters it’s from media or browser file input.
  • Added: Quiz description implementation
  • Added: tutor_single_quiz_content() to get quiz description within Standard Loop

1.4.6 – 11 November, 2019

  • Added: Maintenance Mode
  • Added: Frontend course edit link from Course Edit Page Admin bar LINK
  • Fixed: bug during add topic in course builder
  • Fixed: certificate download fatal error related microtime() in tutor-pro version

1.4.5 – 21 October, 2019

  • Added: Disable Course Review option
  • Updated: removed media uploader on dashboard profile photo upload added native file upload system.
  • Updated: Time GMT from WordPress settings
  • Fixed: course start and continue to lesson order fixed

1.4.4 – 16 October, 2019

  • Fixed: quiz question sortable sorting item
  • Improved: quiz draggable answer drop accessibility
  • Fixed: prevented fatal error in single quiz question with no option and trying to finish quiz.

1.4.3 – 11 October, 2019

  • Added: Reset Password, Tutor LMS native login system
  • Added: re-generate tutor pages, create new page if any issue on those page.
  • Added: Added quiz attempt view by student (TutorLMS Pro)
  • Added: function tutor_action_field() to generate tutor action field within form
  • Added: Instructor can delete submitted assignment.
  • Added: tutor_redirect_back() Redirect to back or a specific URL and terminate the script.
  • Added: tutor_get_template_html( $template_name, $variables = array() ); function, it will return view as HTML code, usefull for E-Mail
  • Added: Frontend Course Builder Page Logo Upload Option, Settings > General > Tutor LMS Pro Settings
  • Updated: Options is now expandable, pass additional options params to filter tutor/options/extend/attr
  • Updated: User Login controlling by Tutor
  • Updated: media upload field improved with media delete option
  • Deleted: Quiz Deprecated code.
  • Fixed: Touch supports for quiz Sortable / draggable items
  • Fixed: Quiz matching question type repeated issue
  • Fixed: Admin gets automatically added when review course
  • Fixed: Instructor total course does not update after deleting a course
  • Fixed: Updated time to tutor_time() to get WordPress UTC time

1.4.2 – 25 September, 2019

  • Added: Greadbook Addons in the Tutor LMS Pro version
  • Added: action hook after quiz attempt end, do_action('tutor_quiz/attempt_ended', $attempt);, do_action('tutor_quiz/attempt_analysing/before', $attempt);
  • Added: Assignment submmiting / submitted flag to lesson sidebar in lesson single page
  • Added: Template support from Tutor Pro
  • Added: action hook after addon enable disable,
    do_action(‘tutor_addon_before_enable_disable’);
    do_action(‘tutor_addon_before_enable’, $addonFieldName);
    do_action(‘tutor_addon_after_enable’, $addonFieldName);
    do_action(‘tutor_addon_before_disable’, $addonFieldName);
    do_action(‘tutor_addon_after_disable’, $addonFieldName);
    do_action(‘tutor_addon_after_enable_disable’);
  • Updated: Tutor Settings page URL is now updating when change settings page
  • Fixed: Rating placing issue, sometime it missed rating value, but it will never hapen again.
  • Fixed: .tutor-icon-angle-left .tutor-icon-angle-right toggle during lesson single sidebar show hide
  • Updated: Addon icons

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