Magento is an open source (or open core if you prefer) ecommerce systems. Similar to WordPress with plugins, the great blogging platform, Magento has an architecture that allows extensions. Extensions allow 3rd party developers to add functionality to the core system. Over on Magento Connect the official Magento extensions site there are over 3000 extensions from erp/crm integration through to iPhone support both free and open source to some quite expensive premium extensions.

I am currently working on a few Magento sites and below is a quick list of some of the extensions I am planning on trying out:

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  1. Hi! Thanks for helpfull information! Just want to say that I saw an interesting solution recently – a private sale script from Plumrocket. A number of magento extensions and magento private sales theme.I think you can find it on their site. And there is possible to find more information about magento extensions and its configuration (in particular there is Magento Inspiration Wall Extension, that provides a real inspiration wall for your website to become more social-oriented and interactive)

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