Magento themes and extensions

How to add Social Links Magento

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Posted on December 28th, 2011 | Posted by admin

One nice thing you should add to your Magento site is the Social Links.

Let your customers promote your products on twitter, facebook and more.

ShareThis

You can grab his code and paste it to your site http://sharethis.com/

Your own code

This one is my favorite option. You can code the social links by your own.

Let’s digg into this second option:

How to add Facebook and Twitter buttons into Magento site

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Posted on December 27th, 2011 | Posted by admin

Social network is becoming very popular these days. Almost web-store owners want to integrate great features from Facebook, Twitter… into their websites. Indeed, it’s a very nice way to advertise and promote products, and Magestore does not stay out of the trend. Browse our site and you will see that we have Send, Like button for Facebook fan page, Twitter share for Twitter in all product pages. If you are also interested, follow my article ;)

Well, there is no magic here. It’s really simple. Facebook and Twitter already provide you all tools to create these buttons. I will show you how to add these buttons for different product pages.

Product Offer extension: adds bargain options to your web-store

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Posted on December 27th, 2011 | Posted by admin

Are you looking for an extension that allows customers to bargain right in your web-store? Customers generally want to pay for goods at the cheapest price and many bargain when purchasing. Therefore, if they are enabled to offer lower prices, customers’ motivation to buy products will increase greatly. Try our new released extension- Product Offer to add the desired function to your site!

How it works?

Customers offer a lower price right in the product page. Administrators then give feedback also right in the page along with sending an email notice: accept, refuse, or make new offers which in turn may be accepted or refused by customers.

Setting Up Featured Products In Magento

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Posted on December 23rd, 2011 | Posted by admin

ecommerce shops feel the urge to showcase their special products or featured products either on their shop’s home page or category listing pages depending upon the requirement. Various ecommerce scripts have already developed this feature and you will see a dropdown or a radio button to mark a product as featured. Unfortunately, Magento doesn’t provide this option by default. There are numerous Magento extensions available which will do the job including our Featured product slider which creates the custom attribute called “featured” and shows on product catalog page (admin) but if you are looking for a extension free solution then read on.

Adding New Payment Module In Magento

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Posted on December 23rd, 2011 | Posted by admin


There are certain cases where you find the need to add new Payment Method (Payment Gateway) in a Magento store. Especially if the Magento store owner wishes to use a specific payment gateway not available in default Magento installation. Adding a new Magento Payment Module is not difficult but requires a little bit of programming at your end. In this article i am going to elaborate on how to add a new payment module (Payment Gateway) to your existing Magento Installation which will accept credit cards, authorize credit card when the order is placed and saves order ID in payment record.