Magento one of the robust ecommerce platform ever built in PHP and serving thousands of online shops. So you probably aware of Magento store you setup will not have 100% things that suit your need. But don’t worry Magento e-commerce have a solution for that, in the form of extensions. You will get thousands of paid and free well maintained Magento extensions. Thanks to Magento community/extension developers for that.
Here I am making a list of 10 best Magento extensions that you must have in your webshop, picked from Magento marketplace.
1)MatrixRate – #1 Multiple Table Rates Extension by WebShopApps -Free
In Magento site, not only in Magento but every online business shipping process might inevitable. It is very difficult to handle the shipping rates for different products. The shipping company will have different rates for different weight. With MatrixRate you can define different shipping rates according to the destination, shipping method and the weight, price or quantity of an item. It’s quite handy, really does the job very well.
2)Zopim live chat– Free
Customers are most important part of any business. If you invested thousands of dollars and no one buying from your shop, its a waste of money and effort. So zopim live chat gives you the ability to interact with customers. It’s giving a great interface for the customer service team to handle the queries from customers.
3)XML sitemap by Magestore-Free
Everyone knows about the importance of XML sitemap for a website.
Let’s inform Google about our website and let Google read our links from sitemap XML. By adding this Magento Sitemap XML extension, your web-shop can experience a higher ranking in Search Engines efficiently and effortlessly.
4)Magento-Wordpress Integration -by FishPig- Free
From their feature list
1) Use your Magento theme for your WordPress blog
2) Associate WordPress posts with Magento products
3) Create menu’s in the WordPress Admin and adds it to the Magento Topmenu
5)Blog by Aheadworks – free
If you need a blog that operates inside in your Magento core, you should have this plugin from Ahead works. Blogs are very interactive to the customers and they can be up to date with your online store. It has options for an unlimited article and ability for SEO URLs.
6)Speedster by Fooman
7)One Page Checkout – IWD extensions- free
One page Checkout is a very good approach in Magento e-commerce, as it replaces multi-steps Magento default checkout form. The customer can view all the different elements on one screen. Isn’t good that compact design in Magento checkout area.
8) SEO Suite Ultimate – Mageworx- paid
SEO Suite Ultimate embraces the best SEO practices and brings Magento SEO to a completely new level. It has dynamic templates for category meta title, meta description, meta keywords and category description. Supports for different content for different store view.
9)Google Analytics by Fooman
It provides advanced features for the Google analytics.It supports Google Universal Analytics (Classic Analytics are no longer supported). It creates comprehensive sales funnel report, for the marketing department.
10)Banner Management System by mirasvit
Homepage is the entry point of any website. The first impression is the best impression. So we should have a good banner management system that shows latest offers and site features. This would be enough to drive more sales on the website.