Automatic Related Products

Automatic Related Products



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, Product Content


Define the rules for related products and offer people alternatives to the current product automatically.

Display block on any page within a store.


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Note: for proper work, the module requires the AW_All FREE extension. Please ascertain that it is installed PRIOR to the main package. For further information, please consult the the documentation.

 The Automatic Related Products extension for Magento 1 enables ecommerce merchants to increase sales by presenting additional product offers in their stores in accordance with custom display rules. With the flexible rules set for particular items in a catalog, shoppers will see alternative product suggestions in the designated blocks on corresponding site pages.

With the Automatic Related Products extension for Magento 1, merchants can assign items from categories and their subcategories to individual related product blocks ― moreover, it’ long available for Magento 2 stores with Automatic Related Products for Magento 2. The position of blocks within conforming pages, the number of items to be suggested as alternatives for the one being viewed, and their order can be individually configured on the backend. Additionally, the Automatic Related Products Magento 1 extension allows presenting currently missing items in related product offer blocks.

For web stores that sell thousands of items, the Automatic Related Products module for Magento 1 considerably simplifies their management. In a couple of clicks, merchants can determine the general logic according to which the selected items will be attributed to related offer blocks, and the system will do all the rest. 


Automatic Related Features

Custom on-site location 

For each individual block with alternative product suggestions, store admins can select the site pages where it should be displayed. The available location options include category, shopping cart, and product pages.

Predefined page positions

The module allows displaying each individual related product before content, in place of a native Magento block, below it, inside the page itself, or choose a custom position. Additionally, store admins can present alternative product suggestions as widgets or CMS blocks. 

Configurable block look

For each related product blocks, store admins can specify custom titles and determined the number of items to be added to them.

Flexible rules

Store admins can contract the selection of items to be included in related offer blocks in as much precision as they need. By choosing the required attributes, they can determine a particular item range to be presented as alternatives. 

Audience segmentation

Automatic Related Products allows composing product suggestion blocks with individual content for distinct customer groups and store views. The provided functionality is particularly useful for ecommerce businesses that sell for different customer audiences (including the ones representing different language groups). 



To experience the extension firsthand follow the links below: 

Read documentation.


Enhance Related Products extension with the following Aheadworks extensions: 

  • Follow Up Email to insert block with related products into follow-up emails;
  • One Step Checkout to add the block with related products to the one step checkout page. 


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:

    + MySQL query optimization
    + ARP 2 page load speed improvement
    + Add "Stop Further Rules Processing" option to the ARP2 blocks
    * Non-admin user can't create shopping cart block
    * block type awautorelated/blocks is not whitelisted out of the box
    * It is not possible to select multiple categories in conditions of Shopping Cart Rule


  • 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:

    * iPhone Theme 3.x compatibility


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