Products Highlight

Compatible With: Community 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9, 1.9.1, 1.9.2, 1.9.3

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
10 January, 2019
Extensions, Content & Customizations, Site Search & Navigation
License Type:
Open Software License 3.0 (OSL-3.0)


Products Highlight is a featured products module for Magento. Allows to group the items by attributes and show the listings directly on a homepage.  

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This extension requires the following FREE special service extension be installed in order to function properly: TM Core. Please be sure to install TM Core BEFORE installing the main package of this extension. Please read the TM Core documentation. 

The homepage is a primary web page on your site. Actually, this is a first page your visitors see when navigating from search results. Thus we recommend you to make the homepage as much informative as it’s possible.

Products Highlight module provides you with nice opportunity to showcase the excellent product range of your store directly on the homepage. In fact, our module is a set of easily customizable widgets which will help you to show the best sellers, most viewed and random products, new arrivals and special offerings.

Our featured products extension comes with ready to use custom pages. You are allowed to filter your products by a category, price or an attribute value, and show the products' listing on the landing pages.

Products Highlight extension will help you to:

  • Show the Magento homepage featured products.

  • Help visitors to quickly find what they’re looking for.

  • Show your store content in new custom blocks directly on the homepage.

  • Attract the visitors’ attention to the different custom pages on your site.

  • Show the special deals, the random products, the best sellers or new products available in your store.

  • Sort the products filtered by attribute, category, price or other values.

  • Engage your customers to keep browsing your store.

Main features

The display of the featured products on your homepage

Products Highlight module enables the display of New, Featured, Onsale, Bestsellers, Popular products’ blocks directly on the home page. You can show new arrivals, special offers and other most appealing goods of your ecommerce store. The products can be filtered with custom filters. The module also allows you to place a link in the top links block that will forward users to the page with all generated featured products.

Adding featured products block via widget

Products Highlight extension includes 10 widget types that allow you to add multiple blocks with ease. You can insert the widgets into custom content by using Magento’s built-in WYSIWYG Editor. This method is recommended to insert widget into CMS pages and blocks. The widget configuration allows you to apply a custom template; show the products from a specific category; show the products within the defined price range; set the number of products and columns to be displayed; choose the product type filter, price filter or a category's filter; set the sort order for display of random products; group the products by its SKU.

Built-in custom targeted pages

Using Products Highlight extension you are allowed to forward your visitors to the pages where New, Recently reviewed, Special, Bestsellers or Popular products have been generated. The shown products from separate collections could be filtered by category, price, attribute value, etc. The module enables the using widgets to help you to add a listing of the products to those pages. Every page comes with configurable settings that allow you to change a page title and URL; specify the calculation period to enable the filtering of products display by a time period in order to show the recent best selling products or special deals. In order to direct traffic to the auto-generated page, you can add a link displayed as title on the homepage.

Full features list:

  • Creating the custom blocks and pages with featured products.

  • Sorting the items filtered by an attribute, category, price or other values.

  • Adding a featured products' block all around a store.

  • Suggesting to visitors the custom product collections on different landing pages.

  • Supports the default Magento new products' attribute.

  • Includes a calculating tool.

  • Enables a display of products filtered by the custom filters.

  • Comes with 10 widget types.

  • SEO HTML Sitemap integration.

  • TM_AMP support.

  • Ability to set the meta tags for highlight pages.

  • Ability to set the custom ‘All Products’ url.

  • Ability to filter products by a stock status and an item quantity.

Installation instructions

User guide

Release Notes

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  • Compatible with CE: 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2 1.9.3
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    Fixed js error, when too old jQuery is used.
    New carousel template with ajax content loading.
    Fixed empty setLocation method, when ajaxpro is used. It caused issues with add to cart functionality on homepage.
    Remove hardcoded TM Amp dependency.


  • Compatible with CE: 1.6 1.6.1 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2 1.9.3
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    - PHP code cleanup to pass MEQP validation


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