My Top 'Must Have' Extensions When Beginning a New Magento Website.

Posted on February 11, 2014 | Magento 1

When beginning any magento website, I always have a small list of extensions at hand that I trust and enhance my magento stores. Please find a few listed below.

For Product Image Zoom:

Magic Zoom Plus by MagicToolbox (£45)

For Navigation:

MegaMenu for Magento by TheExtensionLab (£149.99)


ProNav by Brandammo ($69.99)

ProCategory by Brandammo ($99.99)

Improved Layered Navigation by Amasty ($139)

For Enhanced Checkout:

Light Checkout by GoMage ($169.00)

For Shipping Rules:

Premium Matrix Rate by WebShopApps (£50.00)

Or for those on a budget

Matrix Rate by WebShopApps (FREE)

For Payments:

Sage Pay Suite Pro (Europe) by Ebizmarts (£169)

For Blogging:

Magento Wordpress Integration by Fishpig (FREE or Paid Installation)

Core Enhancements

Remove any link from My Account navigation by Paul Donnelly [Shameless Plug but it's always needed] (FREE).

H&O Handles (FREE)