This module will be excellent if you need:
to show some product on different pages;
to mark a few types of products (for example "best products", “popular products” and “special products”);
In admin panel module adds section “Best products” to “General” group in System→Configuration page. Here there is the configuration for each type (best, popular and special). For each of them there are few fields:
“Activate” is the flag which shows should use this type of no;
“Number” is products number in block (at a homepage, a page of the cart, etc);
“Attribute caption” is the title of the attribute in product edit page (in admin panel);
“Block title” is the title of the block with products in frontend;
“Block description” is the description of the block with products in frontend;
“Show in admin panel menu” is the flag which shows should include this type in the menu (Catalog→Best products);
“Show in the catalog product grid” is the flag; if selected then module adds the column with this type value to catalog product grid (in admin panel);
“Show at a homepage” is the flag; if selected then block these products will be shown at a homepage;
“Show in cart page” is the flag; if selected then block these products will be shown in cart page;
In product page edit (in admin panel) this module adds “Best products” tab (we can change the name of this tab in system configuration). This tab has 3 (if we set all types as activated) attribute and if an attribute value is «YES» then products are added to block.
The module adds the new menu item
Catalog → Best products → <TYPE>.
There are selected products in this grid, and it is possible to remove each product from this block.