According to the recent surveys, visitors need only 4 seconds to decide to leave or stay at a site. When people visit a web store for the first time, they instinctively scan it. Images can capture visitors’ interest immediately and maintain it for a few seconds, long enough to stick around and explore your Magento store.
Today we release new versions of Magento modules that will be helpful in making your website appealing for your clients.
The Easy Categories extension is a perfect tool to provide your customers with easy-to-understand navigation. Your clients will be able to find what they need without efforts.
Best of all, you can place your category listings wherever you’d like — home page, a special category page or another CMS page.
Easy Categories v.1.1 has been released today. The new version of the module includes minor bugfixes.
Besides, flat category problem has been solved.
Learn more about the extension features on the product page of the Easy Categories Magento module.
With the Image Slider Magento extension, you will improve your banner advertising experience. You can use this module to display random linked images at any place of your store with nice visual effects.
Image Slider v.1.3 is available now. The new version contains AW_All update.
Moreover, the following bugs have been fixed in Image Slider v.1.3:
- images uploading problem
- wrong date format for sliders
- incorrect URLs to images
- CSS issues
- incorrect translation in locale
Visit the Image Slider product page to find the complete description of the module.
Today we are glad to announce the release of two updated extensions for Magento: Featured Products 3 v.3.2 and Image Slider v.1.1.
The Featured Products 3 Magento extension offers different ways of the featured products representation, i.e. static grid or slider with various switchable effects – fade/appear, blind up / blind down, slide up / slide down. This module allows you to easily specify all block parameters and display the block at any place and on any page of your Magento store.
Since the 3.2 version of Featured Products 3 released today, new features have been implemented:
- Several current category automation types
The new 3.2 version of Featured Products 3 allows displaying different item types within a certain category. Now you can display random products, top sellers, top rated, most reviewed, or recently added products.
- Block height auto-detection
In this updated version it’s not obligatory to specify the block height as the extension auto detects it.
- Compatibility with On Sale extension
Featured Products 3 v. 3.2 is now compatible with one more aheadWorks’ module – On Sale, making the extension a great marketing solution.
The following bugs have been fixed:
- Change image grid page issue
- Flat Catalog Product problem
- Errors in system.log
- No Magento placeholder in block if product has no image
- Slider view with 1 product issue
Find more on the Featured Products 3 page.
Now you don’t need to edit your Magento website template for each new image, banner, or advertisement anymore. With the brand new Image Slider Magento extension from aheadWorks, you get a highly-professional and easy-customizable images rotator which will improve your banner advertising experience.
Whether you need a powerful ad tracking and banner rotation system with high clickthrough rate, the Image Slider extension is perfect solution for you. Our module will never let your banners stagnate by rotating them automatically in an eye-catching manner on any page of your Magento store.
If you want to create a recency effect at your Magento website with a changing head image or lure your visitors to content on your own or others’ sites, the Image Slider Magento module is the most attractive tool. You can use this extension to display random linked images at any place of your store with joyful visual effects.
With a set of the following features, you can configure the Image Slider extension in the way you need:
- Ability to specify first frame timeout
- Ability to specify animation speed
- Ability to hide images navigation automatically
- Multistore support
- Customizable slider width and height
- Different types of animation effects:
- simple slider
- blind up \ blind down
- slide up \ slide down
- random effect for each slider
- Unlimited quantity of sliders per page
- Ability to insert slider via widgets, CMS, and layout
- Predefied slider positions – left column, right column, and before content
- Ability to specify period for image displaying
- Clicks statistics
Get more on the Image Slider page.