Top Five Free Magento Extensions

 

If you use Magento, you’ll know that it is a fantastic ecommerce system and provides a decent CMS too, but even so a little additional functionality can go a long way. Here is our list of top Magento extensions to get the most from the platform.

Mouseover Zoom Magento Extension

This tool replaces your image gallery with the cloudZoom widget. This handle little tool brings up zoom views when they hover over an image. This saves the customer time and effort and makes them more likely to shop with you.

M2E Pro

Selling on multiple channels can be tricky and time consuming if you don’t have the right management software. If you sell on multiple channels, then M2E Pro can handle all of your stock and data from one backend system, making it much easier to keep track.

SEOSpace Magento Extension Pro

Keeping on top of your product SEO will ensure that customers searching for items that you sell will find you on their search engine of choice. This tool adds a variety of SEO functionalities that allow you to easily optimise your image tags, meta descriptions, content, URLS and more.

Related Products Manager

Your store should consider having a related products section to keep people looking at your site and to stop them from moving onto your competitors. This tool automatically generates related products on a product page meaning that you don’t have to spend hours putting them in by hand.  Your entire catalogue can be cross-sold this way.

SmartCheckout- Magento Responsive One Page Checkout

The checkout process is an important part of the sales funnel. With this tool you can be sure that customers aren’t dissuaded from buying by complex, lengthy checkout processes when trying to purchase from your online shop.

Find these extensions and more in the Magento Connect Extension Marketplace. Did we miss any? What are you favourite Magento extensions for your ecommerce site?

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