With the development of e-commerce market, online store platforms gain their popularity. According to Feb 2013 e-commerce survey, Magento is a leader in the market. It shares top 3 positions with VirtueMart and PrestaShop, with the market share of 26%, 9.5% and 8.6% correspondingly.
Magneto’s dominance is well justified by its rich built-in toolset. Not to mention that it’s open source, adjustable and very powerful platform.
Though Magento has the widest range of imbedded functions, you can still need some extra functionality to be included into the site. In these cases side Magento add-ons can be installed. There is a variety of them – free and paid – available on Magneto’s main market place – Magento Commerce.
We’d like to draw your attention to trusted and well-elaborated, and so much loved by the customers extensions by Webtex:
One page checkout
Applying shopping cart usability best practices, Magento one step checkout extension proved to be a cash cow for online shop owners. According to the study, more than 20% of shoppers leave a shopping cart page for some reason, in most of the cases these are usability flaws. Insufficient site trust, obscure forms’ fields, overabundant information required before purchasing, etc – all these flaws are illuminated in step-by-step one page checkout add-on.
One of the essential features of e-commerce is implying gift cards and gift registries functionality on site. Magento gift registry extension by Webtex enables the richest functionality on your site: for shop owners and customers. To mention a couple of features, registries can be fully edited through admin panel; shared via facebook and twitter; reached in a couple of different ways, including direct link.
Featured Products Slider
One of the latest extensions by Webtex is Featured products slides. It enables featured products galleries into the site. Here you can show the promotions and sales, as well as suggestions for customers.