TOP rated extensions on Joomla! Extensions Directory

TOP rated extensions on Joomla! Extensions Directory

TOP rated extensions on Joomla! Extensions Directory

Top rated extensions on JED

Joomla! is a Content Management System that is used everywhere in the world, from personal websites to highly sophisticated corporate website systems, offering a variety of services and applications. Joomla can be easily installed, easy to manage and highly reliable.

About the number of extensions (products such as component, mambot, plugin, module, …), Joomla also reached record numbers: over 3,200. That’s not to mention thousands of templates built just for Joomla!

With the huge number of such extensions, finding your own Joomla site extensions compatible with outstanding features is extremely difficult. In this article, we will aggregate TOP 05 extensions are rated on the Joomla Extensions Directory.

1. Akeeba backup


Akeeba Backup has won six J.O.S.C.A.R. awards at J and Beyond. 

Joomla! 3.4 and later, PHP 5.4 and later (including PHP 7). They have older versions for Joomla! 1.5 to 3.3 and older PHP versions on our site.


  • The Configuration Wizard configures itself for optimal operation with your site, automatically.
  • The fastest and most reliable native PHP backup engine.
  • One click backup.
  • Integrated restoration for same server restoration.
  • Site transfer wizard. Transfer your site between servers fast and easily.
  • Restore with Akeeba Kickstart (free of charge script): restore extracting the backup directly on the server; no need to upload thousands of files by FTP!
  • Choose between standard ZIP or highly efficient JPA archive format.
  • Exclude specific files, folders.
  • Exclude specific database tables or their contents.
  • Unattended backup mode (CRON job scheduling), fully compatible with Webcron.org
  • Archives can be restored on any host. Useful for transferring your site between subdomains/hosts or even to/from your local testing server (e.g. XAMPP, WAMPServer, MAMP, etc).

and much, much more!

2. Breezing Forms Pro


Breezing Forms is the only Joomla form manager around that you can throw at almost anything and yet is able to manage even the most complex tasks.

Use our year-long experience and expertise to create even the most complex form. And if you need help, their professional support staff will be happy to assist.

If you need a simple contact form or a fully fledged form app, check out Breezing Forms Pro, as it will most likely fit your needs.


  • Joomla! 3.x/2.5
  • NEW: Overhauled administration: Modernized and clean appearance
  • ***NEW: Invisible reCaptcha:**** Send form submissions safely without user interaction
  • NEW Zapier Support: Send and integrate form submissions with hundreds of apps like Salesforce, Google Sheets and many many more
  • NEW Bootstrap3 Support: Use your Bootstrap3 website template styles for your forms, automatically or create your own custom bootstrap3-based form-theme
  • NEW Skype Integration: Forward submissions to your Skype contacts or groups
  • NEW Digital Signatures: Let your users sign their form submissions on mobile and desktops
  • NEW Stripe credit card payments: Offer payments and paid download with Stripe
  • NEW BreezingCommerce integration: use BreezingForms to let your customers configure your shopping products. Adds up to prices and properly displays in orders, cart and invoices.
  • NEW modern scrolling OnePage forms + new bootstrap based theme
  • NEW Telegram messenger support: Send notifications, file uploads (photos, videos, documents) and PDF, CSV, XML exports right on your mobile phone and share them with your contacts.
  • Native multi-language forms, no 3rd party extension required
  • NoCaptcha ReCaptcha + classic ReCaptcha
  • Native Captcha
  • VirtueMart Custom Fields (add-to-cart + price updates)
  • New ajax record manager + column selection
  • Responsive Bootstrap support (in both, Joomla 3.x/2.5)
  • Joomla Tag support
  • HTML5/Flash upload progress, image previews and resize options. iPhone/iPad/Android support.
  • Google Drive Spreadsheets: send your forms data to Gdrive in realtime
  • True Mobile Support (creates forms on-the-fly for desktop and mobile)
  • Salesforce CRM integration (including custom objects)
  • Dropbox integration (including submissions as PDF, CSV, XML)
  • Constant Contact Integration (use ConstantContact cloud service to connect your submissions to your contacts)
  • MailChimp Newsletter
  • Powerful Conditional Fields without need for Javascript
  • Frontend/Backend Editing: Turn Breezing Forms into a mighty Content Construction Kit (CCK) using our extension ContentBuilder: http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/news-production/content-construction/18048
  • Simplified Email System
  • PDF, CSV & XML export
  • Many themes included (QuickMode)
  • Maxlength for textareas including “chars left” display
  • Summary item: Create summary pages quickly (including calculations if you want)
  • Integrator – Integrate with other extensions
  • User Editable Forms
  • 19 and counting form items (from simple input to captcha items)
  • Multipage forms
  • PayPal and Direct Payment (Sofortüberweisung)
  • Calendar item (responsive + native joomla)
  • Many pre-defined form validations and forms actions
  • Custom scripting
  • Email Routing (reply-to)
  • Custom mail subjects
  • File attachments in email notifications
  • Database storage

3. Google Maps by Reumer


Plugin for displaying one or more Google Maps within content-items, modules or components of Joomla 2.5.x and 3.x.

A new release 3.3 of the Joomla plugin Google Maps is available.
This version delivers the print button, show location of the user on the map and sign in as a google user.


  • Added option to sign in as google user to see map in own context
  • Added geo location of the visitor
  • Added direct directions based on location of visitor.
  • Added print button with parameter and language files
  • Added possibility to select icon/images in configuration of the plugin

 4. RSForm! Pro


With RSForm!Pro you can create Joomla! forms within minutes. In fact, anyone who tried it noticed what a flexible form builder RSForm!Pro really is. You name it – RSForm!Pro most likely has it! Some of its features: Multi-page, multi-langual, responsive, frontend submission editing, submission confirmation, conditional fields, built-in field calculation configurator, multiple spam prevention methods, including no captcha reCaptcha, PayPal payments, user registration, Google Maps and of course third party integrations such as: Mailchimp, Salesforce, ConstantContact and vtiger.
You can get a preview of the component’s functionality through the RSJoomla! demo site using the link on the right.


  • Four Responsive HTML layouts: responsive (CSS3), Bootstrap 2.3.2, Bootstrap 3.3.5, uikit 2.26.2, Zurb Foundation 6.2.1
  • Six HTML layouts to choose from: inline (xhtml), two lines (xhtml), inline, two lines, two columns inline, two columns two lines
  • Publish forms anywhere – inside Joomla! articles with the RSForm! Pro Content Plugin, in a template position by using the RSForm! Pro Module and anywhere else through the RSForm! Pro System Plugin
  • Thank You Message – display a fully customizable HTML message after the form is submitted correctly.
  • Multiple validations available – required fields, same value as other field (double check), alpha, numeric, alphanumeric, email address, unique field, USA ZIP code, phone no., credit card, custom accepted characters, IP address, URL, regex
  • Placeholders: everything your visitor submits is available as a placeholder and can be used in emails and thank you messages.
  • Multi-page forms
  • Conditional fields (display or hide a field based on the user’s selection)
  • AJAX validation – validate the form without refreshing the page.
  • Total control over the HTML layout
  • Advanced areas – custom CSS, Javascript, PHP scripts
  • SEO oriented – semantic code, meta description and meta keywords editable on the form.
  • User Emails – configure an email to be sent automatically to the form submitter.
  • Admin Emails – configure an email to be sent automatically to administrators.
  • Additional Emails – define as many emails as you need!
  • MySQL Mappings – insert submitted data into another database (local or remote)
  • POST data to another location either silently or directly
  • Calculations
  • View submissions in the frontend by using the new Submissions Directory feature. Submissions are displayed in a tabular format, can be reordered by columns and filtered.
  • Submissions can be edited in the frontend
  • Extensive submissions management – export them into CSV, Excel, OpenOffice, XML.
  • Built-in SEF support, no extra 3rd party extensions needed!

 5. AcyMailing Starter


AcyMailing is a reliable Newsletter and email marketing extension for Joomla.
It enables you to efficiently manage an unlimited number of subscribers, organize them into mailing lists, send personalized newsletters (Hi {subtag:name}…)


  • No HTML knowledge required, enjoy the Newsletter creation with our drag and drop editor
  • Real time send process using a queue system with throttling enabling you to overcome ANY server limitation!
  • Subscription Module with cool effects (popup, slide effect…)
  • Handle the subscription of registered users and visitors
  • Record the User IP to stay compliant with all countries laws
  • Double opt-in and automatic unsubscribe link
  • CAN-SPAM compliant
  • Validation and Confirmation of the email address
  • Mass Subscription using filters and mass actions
  • Automatic synchronization with your Joomla Users
  • Import your users from any format: CSV, Acajoom, Letterman, Communicator, ccNewsletter, Yanc, jNews
  • Easily include Joomla Articles in your newsletter
  • Easily include any user information in your newsletter (name, e-mail, username…)
  • Facebook share and Twitter share plugins
  • Display your lists on your Joomla registration form
  • Automatically subscribe your users to one or several lists during their registration process
  • Integration with your contact form component: com_contact, Contact Enhanced, QContacts
  • Handle unlimited subscribers, lists and newsletters
  • Newsletter template management including 4 responsive newsletter-templates out of the box
  • Automatic inline-css conversion
  • Attachment capability, Embedded images option
  • Preview and Send test newsletter to an entire Joomla group or to a specific email address
  • Newsletter Statistics management (Number of Sent / Opened, HTML or text version)
  • Advanced Newsletter statistics (who opened your Newsletter and when)
  • Front-End newsletter archive section with PDF generation and print options
  • Latest Newsletters Module
  • Automatic installation of plugins, module, templates and auto-configuration
  • Handle SMTP Secured Connections (you can use GMail to send your newsletter)
  • Plug AcyMailing to an external delivery service such as Mandrill, SendGrid, ElasticEmail, Amazon SES…
  • Administrator/User Notifications
  • Integrated Documentation
  • Fully multilingual interfaces

These are the TOP 5 extensions that are rated at the Joomla Extensions Directory. These are all long-standing extensions, developed on many versions of Joomla. To compare with these products, our products are very small. We are just a small company producing templates and extensions. Our goal is to research & develop cheap + good quality templates and extensions for everyone. If you are interested in our products invite you to visit our catalog at:

Our catalog: Wizweb’s extensions

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With Wiz Ajax Cart for Virtuemart, users can add, remove and update products from your Virtuemart eCommerce store in a much easy way, without needing to reload the cart continuously using Ajax pop-up. With each addition or deletion, only the shopping cart is refreshed. This immediate interaction allows users to continue shopping without waiting for pages to refresh. Best of all, it also works on the shopping cart and wishlist page, enabling deletions and additions without page reloads. Besides, after adding product to cart in product page/listing page they can choose to continue shopping or checkout right away. Store-owner may show related products while Customers add a product to cart for up selling or cross selling purpose.

The Wiz One page checkout extension integrate billing info, order review, shipping address, payment method in just one single page. It helps customers easily understand, recheck and instant calculation their cart value and the most important thing is saving time. This extension reduces at least 3 steps from choosing product to finally confirming payment.

It is an effective module that will help to increase your sale number by suggest customers other related/ mix together product based on their chosen items Normally when shopping online, customer click on the” add to cart” button and check out as usual. With our extension, customer will be able to see other related items or on the same group (discount, mix suit, package items…)

In order to show our deep gratitude with customers who support us in our new start-up as well as give you the first trial of our ability, we bring you the Wiz Joomla popup plugin – FREE version Wiz Popup has every thing you need for a plug-in: feature rich and flexible. It is designed carefully, clean and lightweight. Wiz Optin popup allows users to set up easily within 5 minutes. It has unlimited number of pop-up, setting specified times, location, chosen pages.

Together with Wiz popup plug-in, we also create another similar product for online store which is running marketing campaign: the wiz flyer banner. This plug in, somehow, is the same with popup which main function is to release new promotion or product news. However, if popup displays the information right in the middle of home screen and prevents customer from doing anything before closing, flyer, beside, is smaller, running along the pages without bother customer. Wiz banner flyer is flexible, compatible with many existing plug in, and customizable. Users can easily configure and install this plug in into new or existing website

Wiz promotion code module is a light module which able user to load it fast. The promotion code module allows: The shop owner to show the promotion code that they are running on their campaign Visitors/customers to apply the code in the fastest way

The Wiz Virtuemart product carousel module takes your product showcase to the next level. It provides a sleek way to show multiple sets of items.  It uses smooth effects while looping through them.

Having a customer review systems on your online shop definitely gains customer faith and belief in your business. First of all, it proves that many people are using your product as well as their satisfaction. Beside that, customer review is the best advertising and marketing without any cost Moreover, our module is clean design, able to set up the review group : 5 stars, new review or random. It will help users to choose the best category that meet their purposes. In design, user can set the column, margin to fit with their website page

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