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This free Magento News extension allows you to deploy full-fledged news on your website!
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News by CommerceLab

This free Magento News Module allows you to display fully-fledged news on your website. The module has a number of flexible tuning options including the possibility to create categories, add comments to each news item, add pictures to news and much more. What’s more, this extension can be used as a blog on your website!

Magento News Extension will help you make your store more interactive and will keep your visitors abreast of the latest business updates, developments and achievements. The opportunity to comment on the news, as well as integration with social networks like Google+, Facebook and Twitter adds yet more value to thisMagento News Extension.

Additionaly, you can upgrade the module to Great News Module, if you wish to remove “Developed by Commerce Lab” tag, or enjoy even more possibilities.


News Magento Extension Key Features:


  • The ability to create news categories and their sub-categories
  • The ability to bind each category to a particular store
  • Structural separation of news for a short and full description
  • The possibility to set a period of news publication (Publish From: Date, Hours, and Minutes; Publish until: Date, Hours and Minutes)
  • The possibility to set data on publishing (date/time/category)
  • The ability to add photos for each news article – both to the short and full description
  • The ability to set META-data for the news (keywords, description)
  • The possibility to leave comments on the news page
  • The ability to set access parameters to leave comments
  • The option of approving/blocking comments
  • Ajax pager for easy switching between comments
  • Integration with social networks: Google+, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
  • Print version for every news for easy opportunity to print it out
  • RSS-feed for each news category
  • Usage of Magento WYSYWIG-editor for simple news editing
  • The ability to export News into CSV file
  • Possible upgrade to Great News Extension
  • Easy installation
  • Open source
  • Compatibility with the latest versions of Magento.
  • The ability to insert news as block with parameters in WYSYWIG-editor, such as {{block type="clnews/news" template="clnews/list.phtml" category="CATEGORY_URL_KEY" itemslimit="NUMBER_OF_ITEMS_TO_DISPLAY"}}

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Release Notes

CommerceLab_News

2014-02-08 19:50:51
  • Version number: 1.0.3.9
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2.0, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1
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Magento Connect 1.0 change

Short description error was fixed

CommerceLab_News

2013-05-27 13:11:06
  • Version number: 1.0.3.8
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2.0, 1.7
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Magento Connect 1.0 change

Error with disabled status of the module was fixed

CommerceLab_News

2013-05-22 05:55:46
  • Version number: 1.0.3.7
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2.0, 1.7
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Magento Connect 1.0 change

Error with Page Title was fixed

CommerceLab_News

2013-05-06 13:54:08
  • Version number: 1.0.3.6
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2.0, 1.7
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Magento Connect 1.0 change

Error in Use Web Server Rewrites = No mode was fixed

CommerceLab_News

2013-04-14 08:19:07
  • Version number: 1.0.3.5
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2.0, 1.7
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Pagination URL bug was fixed
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News by CommerceLab 3.6 5 40 40
Works perfectly in version 1.7. CommerceLabs was very helpful to assist us to get the module working, let us apply our own CSS for our theme, helped us with advice for small code tweaks to position the module. Support was very good and prompt with working answers to our questions. Works perfectly and who can beat the price! June 23, 2012
Just awesome. Works just as you would hope. Respect to CommerceLab. June 21, 2012
'settings' not working in 1.7 June 21, 2012
working in 1.6.0 very well June 1, 2012
http://www.ourpagesite.ch/errors/report.php?id=600734194510amp;skin=default when i install in magento connect manager, fronted comes this error. an page is down.. ? did have to reinstall NEWS... May 25, 2012
Looking for a blog? look no further May 15, 2012
This extension ROCKS!! just what I have bin looking for and even better. Easy to install and set up works great, THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! April 30, 2012
it is not working well with Magento WYSYWIG-editor ,can't browse insert image April 16, 2012
Hello, I can not get it to install April 4, 2012
So far it is not working. My news page shows up empty. No blocks are displayed. Any ideas developers March 29, 2012
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This could be fixed by the next way.

Just log out from the admin panel and then log in again. It's a common way for all Magento extensions in order to refresh admin permissions after the module installation.
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Hello,

I've created a category which appears as a button in my menu. The directory of the category is ".../news". Same is the the News-Site-URL which I configured in the Extension configuration. But I see only blank page. How can I fix that?

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Actually should place the button using any CMS block, where you create the button for example "news" and assing a link to it and better with a full path for example http://www.yourwebpage.com/news

p.s. In the setting of this Extensions you can configure the link! for instance not just news, but "fashion-news" it helps for search engines

p.s. Creating a category will do nothing! you need at least one "news" to be created and assigned to that category so that it will appear :)
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Just copy the next files

1) app/design/frontend/default/default/layout/clnews.xml
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app/design/frontend/[your_package]/default/layout/clnews.xml

2) app/design/frontend/default/default/template/clnews
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app/design/frontend/[your_package]/default/template/clnews

3) skin/frontend/default/default/css/clnews
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skin/frontend/[your_package]/default/css/clnews

4) skin/frontend/default/default/css/commercelab/treeview
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skin/frontend/[your_package]/default/css/commercelab/treeview

5) skin/frontend/default/default/images/clnews
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CONNECT ERROR: Package file is invalid
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I was written some news.
Now i wish to open and press in list on the news.

The route to the news makes template page.
Without any news.

How can i change the route, that i see the news?
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Hi, I have installed this extension using magento connect and it is installed successfully. I have also created category and two sample post at magento back end so now my question is, How can I access it at front side by the news category?

I am using community edition !!!!
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How to support magento 1.8 and can use responsive theme? Please teach me. Please. Thank you very much
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how to show short description image uploaded from WYSYWIG editor in front end
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index.php always exists in news url.,

our server rewrite is ensabled, even the rewrite in magento admin panel was also enabled.

i think that news module is forcing the url to add 'index.php'
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