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Top-10 aheadWorks Extensions of 2012

Year 2012 didn’t fade into obscurity and be sure we didn’t cover up the results of the year and its accomplishments. Let’s open the calendar and take a look at milestones that defined the past 12 months for aheadWorks team. Amazing thing – this “apocalyptical” leap year turned out to be really successful and rich in pleasant events for us and our partners and customers.

As one of the leading providers of Magento extensions, aheadWorks joined the conferences in the USA, Germany, France, Ukraine, the UK and Poland. In most of them we were entitled to Silver Sponsorship.

We are not used to rest on laurels and 2012 proved it right. As many as 9 new extensions were released, including your favorite One Click Checkout and Magento Affilate. A lot of existing extensions were updated as well as 6 significant themes that are compatible with Magento CE v. 1.6.0.0 and v.1.7.0.0.

We are also proud of a new service, aheadCommerce, an innovative solution for creating tablet storefronts, released in 2012.

To complete the picture of the previous year, we display the Top-10 bestselling aheadWorks extensions of 2012. This top-listing also includes the quantity and quality of extensions feedback, written by our customers. The most interesting reviews accompany the modules below.

Keep Your Customers Informed

It’s very convenient when customers as well as your employees can check availability of goods easily. This saves precious time for answering constant questions on the stock status.

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The Custom Stock Display Magento extension is a perfect tool for indicating the product stock quantity to customers in an attractive and eye-catching way.

The possibility to upload different images for different available items quantity will make your product page more informative and cute.

Custom Stock Display v.1.1 is out today. The new version of the module gives more opportunities.

Now you have the ability to disable Custom Stock Display for particular products at your Magento store. This field has been added to the General tab in Product information.

It is easy to abolish this function for certain products the quantity of which you don’t want to display at your Magento store.

Besides, with Custom Stock Display v.1.1, it is possible to display negative values of product stock quantity.

This is true only for the products that have ‘Quantity for Item’s Status to Become Out of Stock’ lower than the quantity of available items. These values are set in the Inventory tab of Product Information. Be sure also to define certain negative values of product quantity in the Labels tab of Custom Stock Display Rules.

Get more information about the Custom Stock Display module for Magento and play the demo on the product page.

Make stock status more attractive!


The Custom Stock Display extension replaces the native Magento stock status with image, text, or both text & image showing customers the available number of items in an attractive and eye-catching way.

Use the Custom Stock Display extension for Magento to better inform your customers about stock availability of your products. Upload different images for different available items quantity and make your product page more informative and cute.

Even instead of the standard ‘Out of Stock’ Magento notification, the Custom Stock Display Magento extension offers you to specify the text and/or images you wish to be displayed on the product page.

With Custom Stock Display, you can define the expected date when the product will be available. So when a product quantity drops below 1, the admin-specified notification will be automatically displayed, e.g. ‘In Stock in 5 Days’.

The Custom Stock Display extension is very easy at installation and configuration. So it will take a couple of minutes to configure the module to show items quantity for simple, configurable, virtual, and downloadable products.