There is a number of great third-party plugins for WordPress that will help you enhance the design and functionalities of your store. Here is a list that we can share:
- Widgets Avalanche will grab your products and categories into a variety of WordPress widgets including a slider, a popup, an accordion, an autosuggest, a sortable table, a link to an RSS feed for your products.
- Smart Slider 3 is a powerful tool for creating sliders with a user-friendly interface and lots of customization options.
- Google XML Sitemaps will generate a special XML sitemap which will help search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and Ask.com to better index your blog and product pages.
- Yoast Wordpress SEO is another plugin for WordPress.org that generates an XML sitemap with product and categories pages included and provides great tools to increase search rankings.