In order to stand out from the crowd, your Shopware 6 shop has to be the best. Additional plugins will expand the functionality of Shopware 6 online shop and create better customer satisfaction. Shopware plugins not only help to save time, but can also help to significantly improve the customer experience. A win-win situation for you and your customers.
In this article we describe the essential Shopware extensions to make online shop as successful as possible.
The “Google Tag Manager & Google Analytics Enhanced E-Commerce Tracking for Shopware 6” plug-in from Webmatch GmbH is made possible by integrating the Google Tag Manager e-commerce tracking and, in addition, enhanced e-commerce tracking in Google Analytics. In this way, it is possible to carry out a detailed analysis of your target group on the basis of the data received, analyze and optimize the entire purchase process based on this data. Detailed information about this extension can be found on the Shopware Store.
The plug-in “Shopware ERP powered by Pickware”, manufactured by Pickware GmbH, integrates the merchandise management directly into Shopware, with no connectors or synchronization processes required.
Additional information on this plugin can be found on www.pickware.de.
The plug-in “Trusted Shops Trustbadge for Shopware 6” is offered by Trusted Shops GmbH itself and displays the best-known seal of approval throughout Europe, which guarantees security and good service quality and integrates buyer protection. For customers, this symbol means peace of mind when placing online orders - in return, this means higher sales for companies, as more trust from customers will result in the purchases more often. With this extension it is possible to collect, manage and market the reviews in real time and configure multishops (e.g. several language shops) with different Trusted Shops IDs.
The plugin “Mollie payments for Shopware 6” from the European payment service provider Mollie adds all common payment methods in the Shopware shop, which can be switched on and off with a click of the mouse:
Visa, Mastercard, American Express, PayPal, Klarna, Apple Pay, iDEAL, SOFORT Banking, Giropay, EPS, SEPA Bank Transfer, SEPA Direct Debit, ING Home'Pay, KBC Payment Button, Bancontact, Belfius Pay Button, paysafecard, CartaSi, Cartes Bancaires and Gift cards.
It offers intelligent fraud monitoring, currency selection and a user-friendly dashboard.
The plug-in “Stripe” from Stripe allows common payment methods to be added to the Shopware shop. The price structure is completely transparent, you conclude a contract for all payment methods and individual payment methods do not have to be applied for separately. The plugin has fraud detection and blocks suspicious payments. In the admin area, the plug-in is very clear and all payment information can be conveniently viewed.
All major debit and credit cards are accepted in more than 135 currencies as well as Apple Pay for Web, Google Pay and other local payment methods: Klarna, Ideal, Giropay, Bancontact, Sepa Direct Debit, Sofort, EPS and Przelewy24.
The plug-in “Mailchimp for Shopware 6” from Mailchimp enables the well-known cloud-based service for newsletter management - Mailchimp to be integrated into the Shopware shop. A CRM with tools for target group segmentation is also offered. Thanks to the extension, it is possible to run successful multichannel campaigns that include social media, e-mails, digital advertisements and much more, create the e-mails for specific target groups and Facebook and Instagram ads, analyze the results of your campaigns and so on.
More detailed plugin information on the plugin page on Shopware Store.
The extension “Subcategories and categories in adventure worlds” from JKweb GmbH makes it possible to list and link categories or subcategories including images in the adventure worlds. The navigation is simple, clear and responsive. It is faster for users to choose the desired category. The plugin also offers automatic management of links to categories. Further information on the plugin can be found on the Shopware Store.
The plugin “cookie menu popup with "accept all" button” from Media Concept Schweiz AG offers the functionality that enables website visitors not to activate each cookie individually, but all at one time with one Click of the "Accept All" button. This increases the acceptance of cookies in the online shop. Further information on the plugin can be found on the Shopware Store.
The plugin “SEO Professional” offers a large number of numerous SEO settings:
price: 249.00 EUR
The detailed plugin description can be found on the Shopware Store or on the manufacturer's website.
The plug-in “Shopware WMS powered by Pickware” from Pickware GmbH integrates a merchandise management software specially developed for Shopware. The system automates the processes in warehouse and shipping, order processing and digital picking, controls the returns acceptance, incoming goods and much more.
Price: 129.00 EUR / month
More information about this extension is available on the Shopware Store.
The plug-in “Intelligent search with Elasticsearch” adds intelligent search to your webshop, which is error-tolerant and has a suggest function. Among other things, the results related to the product the customer is looking for are also shown. The search occurs in categories, properties and manufacturers. The list of all functions can be read on the Shopware Store.
Price: 495.00 EUR
The plug-in “Statistics Professional SW6” provides users with functions for analysing sales, orders, marketing, products, customers and abandonment analysis. It offers 29 static evaluations and the export of static data. All statistics can be viewed in real time and can be viewed in a convenient way. You can read the detailed list of all available functions in the plugin description on Shopware Store.
Price: 199.90 EUR
The plugin “Back in stock notifications” makes it easy to set the notifications for the availability of the desired products which are not in stock at a certain point in time. The customers then receive an email that the articles can be ordered again. This possibility helps increase conversions without using active marketing. The full list of functions can be found on Shopware Store.
Price: 249.00 EUR
IMPORTANT: All prices are valid for December 2021
So, Shopware is an excellent e-commerce software for small, medium-sized but also larger companies. The large number of free and paid plugins confirms the fact that this shop system can cover almost all needs and requirements of the user. And if any functionality cannot be covered by a plugin, our KennerSoft team is always ready to develop an individual Shopware plugin for you.
Please contact our team, we will be glad to help you.