Advanced Reviews

Advanced Reviews



Magento Platform
Open Source (CE), 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9, 1.9.1, 1.9.2, 1.9.3
Commerce using on prem (EE)
1.12, 1.13, 1.13.1, 1.14, 1.14.1, 1.14.2, 1.14.3

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
10 December, 2018
Extensions, Content & Customizations, Personalization & Experience Management


Equip your store with an easy review writing functionality.

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The extension requires the following FREE special service extension be installed in order to function properly: AW_All. Please make sure to install them BEFORE the main package. Read the documentation.

What comes to your mind first when you need to buy a particular something? Well, everyone was a customer once and we bet the way to a successful purchase is similar for all of us. Not many options to choose from the Review section! There’s no more credible corner in a store than a review section. People who have already bought what you are looking for won’t lie! 

Win customer trust with the Advanced Reviews extension for Magento 1! Involve buyers into your store promotions with Advanced Reviews for Magento 2! 

Prove your store is not fake or a dead end, encourage buyers to leave a comment in the most friendly way possible. 

Review is not just a plain text anymore! 

Invite customers to rate the product, allow them to list the product pros and cons, suggest filling the “Would you recommend this product to a friend?” and see how each little step draw lines in a bigger picture of what your store can offer to a potential buyer! 


Business Value

The fully adjusted review form of the Product Review extension for Magento 1 is designed for the most comfortable user experience. 

The spam protection will help to filter the content your customers see.

The email notifications on new reviews will keep you informed about anything that goes on in your store.

What is the main gain from the Review module?

  • You save efforts on generating content but the product pages are never still;
  • Your customers promote for you;
  • Your сustomers get a access to clear communication with each other and later form a trusted community;
  • You gather feedback on the quality of your business and note out what can be improved.


Feature Highlights

With the Reviews extension for Magento 1, you get access to a vast range of features that will improve the review functionality in your store.  

User experience in the Rating extension for Magento 1

  • Allow customers to tick off pros and cons from a predefined list; 
  • Inspire customers to add pros and cons you've not covered;
  • Permit reporting inappropriate reviews;
  • Stimulate positive purchase decisions with the “Do you find this review to be helpful?” and “Would you recommend this product to a friend?” fields;
  • Provide logged in customers with the ability to view all their reviews by clicking "All my reviews";
  • Collect quantitative and percentage statistics based on the product rating results;   
  • Activate the spam protection on the "Write Your Own product Review" form and filter the Abuse and Helpfulness links;
  • Enable email notifications of new reviews
  • Suggest RSS feed for reviews
  • Encourage your customers to share reviews through a social bookmarks bar;
  • Improve user experience with AJAX.

The product review management in Magento 1

  • Configure the product pros and cons list;
  • Define the number of reviews on a product page; 
  • Specify whether the latest, the most helpful or with the highest rating reviews will be shown;
  • Sort reviews by Date, Average Rating, or Helpfulness;
  • Use the following variables in the email templates - nickname, product name, review text, review id, and review URL;
  • Utilize SEO-friendly URLs & informative title on the review page.

Review restrictions in our module for Magento 1 

  • Restrict adding reviews to logged in customers only;
  • Allow filling the"Do you find this review to be helpful?” field to logged in customers only;
  • Limit writing reviews to customers who have purchased a product only.



To experience the extension firsthand follow the links below: 

Read documentation.


Support Policy

Included technical support:

  • Magento Open Source (CE) version - 3 months of free technical support
  • Magento Commerce (EE) version - 6 months of free technical support  

Release Notes

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  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 1.4.2 1.5 1.6 1.6.1 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2 1.9.3
  • Compatible with Commerce using on prem (EE) : 1.12 1.13 1.13.1 1.14 1.14.1 1.14.2 1.14.3
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    + Reviews Rich snippets - markup for google
    * Pros and cons sorting issue
    * "Reviews"(count) option doesn't work on product page
    * Wrong template is used on updating reviews list for RWD theme


  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 1.4.2 1.5 1.6 1.6.1 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2
  • Compatible with Commerce using on prem (EE) : 1.12 1.13 1.13.1 1.14 1.14.1 1.14.2
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    * SUPEE-6788 compatibility issue


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The best place to start if you need help with a specific extension is to contact the developer. All Magento developers have both a contact email and a support email listed.

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