After countless Magento 2 websites launched, the Ecomitize team has learnt a lot about the best ways to improve user experience and streamline the back-end management of an eCommerce store.
Different stores have different needs and each one is unique in its own way. Customers have specific needs which need to be fulfilled and merchants are constantly looking for easy and reliable ways to offer the best shopping experience.
In this article we will be presenting the most popular and useful extensions for a Magento 2 eCommerce website.
Here are the most popular extensions for Magento 2 webstores:
Speed up the shopping process with this customizable and mobile optimized extension!
- Allows customers to edit product options on the checkout page
- Automatic geolocation detection and Google Address suggestions
- Displays delivery date and time options
- Supports Amazon Pay
- Allows default preselected values for particular checkout fields
- Allows adding CMS blocks on checkout
Improve your eCommerce store with a user-friendly navigation system which includes custom products, prices and search filters.
- Custom menu and filters display
- SEO-friendly URLs and brand pages
- Optimized for mobile
- Image swatches
- “Shop By Brand” functionality
- Includes advanced category tree
- Custom title, description and image for category pages
- Price slider
Price: $349 (ultimate solution)
This extension highlights special products with eye-catching labels and helps your marketing campaigns.
- Catchy labels included, but it also gives the possibility to design your own
- Set labels to different customer groups
- Set minimal and maximal product stock to trigger the label display
- Configure time period for product labels display
- Edit labels in bulk
- Automate promotions using labels with conditions
Collect and display customer reviews, photos and videos of your products to improve trust and social proof.
- Reviews widget, tab and star ratings
- Drive traffic from Facebook and Twitter and rank higher in search results
- Collect reviews with one simple request email
- Advanced moderation and commenting
- Share customer content on social networks with one click
Learn more about your customers’ behaviors and build effective marketing campaigns which help you automate the sales conversion funnel and boost revenue.
- Send personalized follow-up emails
- Up-sell and cross-sell recommendations
- Live Facebook chat
- Send a personal thank you email to new customers
- Sales countdown timer
- Coupon box
- Sales pop
- 6. Blog
Powerful content marketing extension, Amasty Blog Pro and its features drives more target audience to your eCommerce store.
- Intuitive editor
- Enhanced blog navigation
- Customize the blog layout
- Responsive design
- Increase your blog traffic by adding metadata
- Allows comments
- Schedule posts
Use this comprehensive extension to create special promotions based on your customers’ info and purchase history.
- Wide range of promotion types
- Add banners to promote your campaign
- Advanced conditions to limit the rules
- Add cart price rules
Implement an appealing and effective reward system and encourage your customers to buy more and use their points.
- Reward customers for their purchases, registration and other actions
- Analyze customers’ behavior with reward points reports
- Allows customers to track their reward points history in their accounts
- Increase the average order amount
- Increase the number of completed orders
- Encourage long-term sales
Improve your product pages with a section of FAQs and boost your store SEO!
- Assign questions to particular products
- Create FAQ categories
- Quick search for information
- Social sharing button
- Add customer ratings to questions
- Use tags
- Boost your SEO with user-generated contnet
- GDPR compliant and mobile optimized
Protect your eCommerce store from bots with this advanced security tool.
- The invisible reCaptcha only appears in case of a suspicious request
- Manage all the settings in one place
- Shows reCaptcha only for guests
- Flexible settings
- Add reCaptcha to your comments and review forms
- 11. Loyalty Program
Reward your regular customers with exclusive discounts as part of a unique loyalty program!
- Boost repeat sales
- Create highly targeted offers
- Configure settings for loyalty program promotions
- Display loyalty program levels on the customer account
- 16 shopping cart rules actions to choose from
- Create different loyalty program levels
- Highlight your promotions with banners
- 12. ElasticSearch
ElasticSearch is a powerful tool for search and logging. Fast, flexible and reliable.
- Autocomplete suggestions
- Spell correction
- Synonym results
- Full text content search
- Fully compatible with layered navigation
- Extensible search query
- Results for categories, CMS, brand, landing pages
- Multilingual search
- Compatible with Ajax Shopping Cart
- 13. Product Feed
This tool lets you promote your products cost-effectively and boosts your revenue. Make your product feed suitable for all shopping platforms!
- Reduce expenses fur to high ROI of shopping ad
- Expand your brand to distribution channels
- Sell with multiple platforms
- Adjust product attributes for each feed using custom fields
- Deliver exclusive product offers for each platform
- Bulk edit attribute values
- Launch your Google Shopping campaign
- 14. Free Gift
Promote and give free or discounted products to your customers and display catchy banners to get their attention!
- Show informative banners on top of a product page
- Display free promo items
- Multiple promo actions and conditions
- Allow customers to choose a free item on checkout
- Free Gift rules
- Discount coupons
- 15. Shipping Rules
Create custom shipping rules based on product conditions and shopping cart attributes. Customize surcharges, discounts and shipping rates.
- Flexible conditions for shipping rules
- Set up rules for different store views and customer groups
- Set up rules based on order data and shipping address
- Modify rates per individual products or whole orders
- Apply a rule with coupons from a certain shopping cart rule
- Specify delivery options such as carrier and shipping method
If you’re not sure what your Magento 2 eCommerce store needs, don’t worry! You can talk to our experts and get the best recommendations! Contact us today to find out how you can improve your website and generate more sales!