The first component which is widely used today is VirtueMart. If you wish to set up your e-store, you can set up in minutes with very fewer efforts. This tool enables the user to create reports, invoices, products, shoppers and more with the help of control panel. Coupon feature is integrated to offer discounts on the products. In the settings, you can find the presets for the most useful, popular and useful service available. This component has their own modules like currency module, top 10 products available module.
It is necessary to advertise your product after developing the Joomla e-store. For the high rankings, SEO is the must but google engines do not love the URL’s of Joomla and hence Sh404SEF came into existence. This component enables to write the URL in much easier and suitable formatted way suitable for the search engines. During installation, everything is set up on its own but still if you have any requirements, you can change the URL extensions and more.
JCE is the tool for the content editor. TinyMCE is the default editor, but JCE has many more text formatting options. For instance, you can write from right to left, which is useful for Arab speakers. Additionally, the spell checker is yet another feature in JCE. English is a default language, but it enables you to add an additional language.
JoomFish is the best option if you wish to have multilingual websites and translation controls. This component also enables you to set the default language and add the additional language. With JoomFish, you can quickly, easily and efficiently translate the website as it places the original translation above the one you are about to enter. As the translations are divided into categories, you can find it easily and modify them later.
Kunena is the perfect solution if you wish to provide a discussion board for your site. Kunena is free and provides better control option, but has a very few option than Vbulletin. This enables you to edit the template file, ban users and also allows you to create forum categories and subcategories to a limited access. It also allows you add the smiley emotions and reputation mark to make your site attractive and interesting.
6. Ninja RSS Syndicator
With this tool, you can add the RSS feeds to your Joomla website. It enables you to create a number of feeds, choose whether to show the whole article in the feed or just the introduction and decide whether to show images or not. You can choose which categories and sections to include or exclude.
FlexBanner is the tool to manage banners. It assigns you to multiple banners to a single banner position, specify which pages a banner would appear, creating a banner rotation system. It also enables you to manage the different ads for different languages.