Magento is one of the top ecommerce platforms being used worldwide to create online stores along with other popular platforms like Joomla, Shopify and Drupal. Although the basic setup provides a lot of necessary features required to set up a standard online store, you would need to install some extensions to customise and add unique features to your store. Here is a list of the top 5 Magento extensions you should consider installing:
1. Product Matrix – Custom Shipping Rates Extension
This extension makes it easy for you to customise your shipping rates according to any combination of destination, price, product, weight, quantity and customer group rules.
2. Actionable Google Analytics Magento Extension
This powerful app lets you use important Universal Analytics features like User ID Tracking and Enhanced Ecommerce. The plug-in also supports product refund, content grouping, form field tracking, IP anonymization and 15+ custom metrics and dimensions.
3. Zopim Live Chat
The Zopim Live Chat helps your users to chat directly with you through the widget and you can very easily manage multiple conversations through their Online Dashboard.
4. Social login extension by inchoo
This useful extension allows your customers to Sign Up for an account or Login their previous account at your store with their Google, Twitter or Facebook accounts.
5. One Page Checkout – by iwdExtensions
This wonderful extension dramatically reduces the standard 6 step checkout process to a single step and also allows your customers to auto complete contact information fields with the stored information from their browser.