Do you currently own an ecommerce site with the Opencart platform ? Do you want to keep the cost down but still want to increase sales ratio ? You can not ignore this list.
Here is a list of best free extensions / modules to add to your store.
There are extensions to enhance your cart’s functionality, promote your social networking, streamline customer purchasing, and more.
Facebook Extensions / Modules
- Facebook Like Box : It will help your shop’s Facebook Page attract and gain more Likes.
- Facebook Comments : It enables user commenting on your site, including moderation tools and distribution.
- Facebook Shop : Import your OpenCart store to Facebook in 3 clicks and In a few minutes you’ll have your store on Facebook. Increase your fan base and boost your sales now!
- Facebook Store : Do your store have a facebook page ? If you have it, just integrate your store to your facebook page, with this simple framing, no need to create your own Apps.
- Facebook Login : It’s a free OpenCart module to enable your customer to register and login with their Facebook account.
Live Chat Extensions / Modules
- ClickDesk : It is the fastest live support service and provides a wonderful combo of lightning fast live chat, voice chat, help desk and social toolbar along with free local access numbers in 40 countries.
- Zoho Sliding Chat : This extension adds a Zoho Sliding or Popup Chat to your store.
- Zopim : It is a simple livechat widget that lets you sell directly to your online customers.
Social Extensions / Modules
- Personal Bar : Want more buying customers ? Reduce shopping cart abandonment ? It will help you.
- Add Social Reviews : It will let you automatically email your customers, at a set time after purchase, and encourage them to leave reviews for products they buy. This is hugely effective (8% conversion rate of shoppers to reviewers).
- Owned it Social Referral Platform : Owned it helps you create powerful social and referral campaigns on your Opencart store. This checkout extension facilitates customer referrals, increases Likes, Followers on different social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, thereby attracting more traffic to your store and leading to more sales.
- Sharethis : Its a small module to integrate sharethis.com button on your web store easily. You can place share this button left or right bar. This module allows you to share you product on facebook, twitter, google plus and many more social engine.
Search Extensions / Modules
- Search Autocomplete : Convert more visitors to customers with fast search and autocomplete widget. It is highly customizable and naturally fits any storefront design.
- Sidebar Search : this module allows store visitors and users to perform searches from the right or left column. With the new versions, store admins can enable/disable advanced search options.
Administrator Extensions / Modules
- System Information : It provide server info, system summary and folder permission that required or recomended by Opencart. It’s also help you to check PHP setting and extension; and make sure your Opencart site meet the requirements to work well.
- VQMod Manager : It allows users to centrally manage VQMod scripts for use in OpenCart.
- Product Filter Plus : It is very useful for stores with many products.
Image Extensions / Modules
- Image Manager + : Enhanced Image Manager/ File Manager for OpenCart
- Magic Zoom : It is the professional way to view gorgeous images on OpenCart