Magento 2 Blog is the best marketing tool you can ever get for free. Managing a blog on your Magento 2 website helps you to not only generate more traffic and improve SEO, but create a community people would want to come back to.

Magento is becoming one of the top eCommerce platforms. This, consequently, leads to an increase in the number of stores based on Magento 2 and correspondingly the number of Magento 2 extension provider companies.

Since Magento 2 Blog is one of the most primary extensions every store should have there are plenty of them on the market. Such a great competition makes it hard to find the best modules for your store from the variety of appearing blog extensions.

In order to choose the best Magento 2 Blog extension, everyone finds their own reasons and looks for some particular features and options they want their blog to have. However, the main things people usually pay attention to are other customers' reviews, the number of installs, and the price obviously.

So in this article, we've gathered the best, most popular Magento 2 Blog extensions based on the data from Packagist.org and Github.com, the biggest PHP modules repositories as well as customer reviews and price.

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    Top 5 Best Magento 2 Blog Extensions for Magento 2

    1. Blog Extension by Magefan

    Magefan Blog Extension

    This is our module which we are proud of and happy to name the best Magento 2 bIog extension based on the following statistics and the number of happy users. It was installed over 230 000 times during Q1 2016 - Q1 2020. It already has 208 stars, 20 watchers and 106 forks on GitHub.
    Magefan Blog Installation Statistics

    Going through the list of features and trying it on the live demo you will found yourself wondering why our Magento blog extension is free? It's just because we are pleased to know that our Magento 2 Blog module is trusted by the community. So we continue to add more new features to the Magefan Blog Extension to help our customer reach their goals.

     Price: FREE Magento 2 Blog Base and Paid Magento 2 Blog Plus and Blog Extra Editions

     Rating: 5 stars, 214 reviews

     Compatibility: Magento CE, EE, B2B 2.2.x, 2.3.x

     Guarantees: 30 Days Money Back, Free Lifetime Updates, 90 Days Fee Support

    2. Mageplaza Blog Extension

    Mageplaza Blog Extension

    This module was installed over 94 400 times during Q3 2016 - Q1 2020. It has 91 stars, 13 watchers and 87 forks on GitHub.

    Mageplaza Blog Installation Statistics

     Price: FREE

     Rating: 4.9 stars, 113 reviews

     Compatibility: Magento CE, EE 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x

     Guarantees: 60 Days Money Back, Free Lifetime Updates, 365 Days Free Support

    At it was said, reviews usually are if not first then second thing people would like to have a look at choosing the best extension. Obviously, if those reviews are honest feedback about the product then more people would want to buy it.

    That is why reviews are so important. Unfortunately, there are merchants who turn to some dishonest ways to get those reviews and we believe you should know more about the Mageplaza Blog reviews.

    Those are all Magento 2 Blog extensions we can provide the statistics for since they are free and consequently are listed on the biggest PHP modules repositories. The rest of the Magento 2 blog extensions on this list are paid varying in price and reviews correspondingly.

    3. Mirasvit Blog MX

    Mirasvit Blog Extension

     Price: $149

     Rating: 5 stars, 6 reviews

     Compatibility: Magento CE, EE 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x

     Guarantees: 30 Days Money Back, Free Lifetime Updates, 90 Days Free Support

    4. Aheadworks Blog for Magento 2

    Aheadworks Blog Extension

     Price: 329$

     Rating: 5 stars, 20 reviews

     Compatibility: Magento CE, EE 2.3.x

     Guarantees: 45 Days Money Back, Free Lifetime Updates, 90 Days Free Support, Free Installation

    5. Amasty Blog Pro for Magento 2

    Amasty Pro Blog Extension

     Price: 349$

     Rating: 4.7 stars, 15 reviews

     Compatibility: Magento CE, EE 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x

     Guarantees: 90 Days Money Back, Free Lifetime Updates, 90 Days Free Support

    Best Blog Extensions for Magento 2

    In order for you to choose the best blog extension for your Magento 2 store, you have to take into consideration not only the outside information. You should check on the "insides", features and functional the blog extension offers you.

    That is why we have prepared a list of features for you to compare.

    Blog Extensions Feature Comparison List

    General

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Responsive Design Yes
    Magento EE Page Builder Support
    Blog GraphQL Endpoints
    GDPR Compliant
    Multi-Language
    Multi-Websites
    Multi-Blog Categories
    Multi-Blog Tags
    Blog Search

    SEO

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty

    Meta Title, Meta Description,

    Meta Keywords

    SEO-friendly Permalink URLs No
    XML Sitemap
    Post Schema Rich Snippets
    Post Open Graph Tags
    Blog Breadcrumbs

    Blog Post

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Scheduled Publications (by Date)
    Featured Image & ALT tag Yes and No
    Media Gallery & Video

    Comments (Facebook, Disqus, Google+, Built-in comments)

    New Comment Admin Notifications
    Allow Guests To Submit a Comment
    Comment Form reCaptcha
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    Related Products
    Related Blog Posts On A Product Page
    Post Author
    Post Tags
    Post Views
    Previous / Next Post Links
    Social Share Buttons
    Unpublished Post Preview
    Post Duplication
    Design Configurations

    Blog Category

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Multi-level Categories
    Display Posts By Publish Date Or Position
    Display Modes (Posts, Post Links, Subcategories Links)
    Category Description
    Category Duplication
    Design Configurations

    Blog Author

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Assign Author To A Blog Post

    Widgets

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Recent Posts Widget
    Featured Posts Widget
    Popular Posts Widget

    Blog Home Page

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Display Modes (Recent Posts, Featured Posts)
    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Blog Search Form
    Categories Tree
    Recent Posts
    Featured Posts
    Archive List
    Tag Cloud+ Animated Tags Cloud
    RSS Feed Link
    Custom HTML (CMS) Blocks

    Post List

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Posts by Category
    Posts by Author
    Posts by Tag
    Posts by Month (Archive)
    Auto Load More Posts (Infinite Scroll / Lazy Load)

    Blog Import

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Blog Import

    Other

    Features Magefan Mageplaza Mirasvit aheadworks Amasty
    Compatible with Alternate Hreflang
    Better WYSIWYG TinyMCE 4 Editor In Admin Panel
    RSS Feed
    REST API
    GraphQL API
    Installation Via Composer
    Compatible With Third-Party Magento Themes
    100% Open Code

    Conclusion

    Magento 2 Blog extension, as it was already said is one of the most primary and necessary extensions for your Magento 2 store.

    It helps you to drive more traffic to your store, improve website SEO in general, promote your store and products in your blog posts, establish a relationship with your customers, share your blog in social media, etc.

    There are plenty of Magento 2 Blog features which you can definitely find use to in order to make things better in your store.