Magento 2 is on a roll. Ever since it is release last June, the ecommerce platform is winning the hearts of ecommerce retailers swiftly. In fact, the recent list of Alexa website ranks 19 online stores using Magento 2 are placed amidst the top websites.
Isn’t that great? Well, if not consider these awesome features of Magento 2 that make its predecessor look slightly weak, if not outdated.
Yes & No
Yes, if you want your online store to climb up the next level of powerful performance.
No, if Magento 1 (Enterprise or Community) serves your purpose without any glitches.
However, you will be missing out on some terrific features like:
50% faster page loading speed
Streamlined checkout process
New improved file structure
Testing friendly environment
The concept of view
Fuss-free upgrades and installation
And the eternal brotherhood, i.e, Magento Community
Apptha’s Magento 2 Marketplace extension is a ready-to-go multi vendor solution that will bring to life your own complete ecommerce store in matter of minutes. The Magento 2 script is a perfect option for anyone who want to build a state-of-the-art online store like Amazon, eBay, Etsy, Alibaba, etc.
It is jam packed with sales boosting features that every online retailer wants to make his mine without shelling out too many bucks. Plus, there is always the goodness of the latest Magento 2 platform.
Highlights that go behind the scenes of a crowd pulling online store are bundled into the all new Magento 2.
Control interfaces for sellers to monitor their respective store performance, key metrics and vital stats.
Branding and store ownership gets a boost with vendor specific URL. SEO friendliness is another added benefit.
Sellers can compile complete product portfolio pages comprising of product images, videos and any other desired information.
Admins can create and configure custom product attributes for sellers to select while adding their product portfolios in the store.
Admin can have a bird’s eye view of the entire happenings of the marketplace in a single screen interface that feeds real-time information and metrics.
Custom store themes of premium look & feel which are optimized to fit in snugly into any screen sizes without any compatibility or resizing issues.
1 year free cloud hosting
Free month technical support
Features for Admins, Sellers and Customers:
Separate commission rate fixing for each vendor
Global commission rate for vendors without commission rate attached to them
Bulk emailing system to contact sellers
Ajax powered page loading
Quick logins using social media account credentials
Manual or automatic product approvals
Moderate seller profiles
Enable or disable product sales count or product sales count
Simple, Virtual, Downloading and Configurable product categories
Efficient product listing and categorization
Provide related product suggestions with every product
Universal shipping price can be set for products without a preset shipping price
‘Manage Products’ grid for end-to-end product management
Fabricate product URL for SEO friendliness
‘Transaction history’ for complete order and sales information
Option to enable or disable user reviews and ratings
Seller Dashboard that gives vital stats like sales revenue, best sellers and other insightful analytics
Social logins that eliminate the need to create and use separate usernames and passwords
‘Facebook’ and ‘Twitter’ handles for customers to share their reviews or purchases
Advanced filtering that makes finding the right product easier
Elaborate product information including technical specs, previous user reviews and ratings
Compare similar products for making better decisions