As a result of the increased interest in opening online stores, eCommerce platforms are investing a lot in their upgrading and updating. It seems that there are a few of them that stand out from the crowd thanks to their special features and great functionality. The following is a list of the top 5 eCommerce platforms.
It’s been 8 years since the emergence of BigCommerce and today this eCommerce platform is among the most popular ones with more than 55,000 users. This platform is used by small businesses, but also but large corporations like Toyota. In other words, online stores regardless of their size can use this platform. Business owners like BigCommerce because it doesn’t charge transaction fees. Additionally, this platform has many built-in features like coupons, tax, newsletters, and analytics.
Without any doubt, Shopify is the most used eCommerce platform today. It is especially popular among small business owners. There are more than 330,000 online stores that use Shopify today and their number is growing. This platform has more than 100 templates/themes for its users. There are also over 1500 applications that can help you customize your store. In addition, it is possible to use Shopify directly on your Facebook page (Facebook store). This is a mobile-friendly platform.
If you are planning on starting an online store, you must check Magento. This is another popular eCommerce platform that provides a wide range of options to the users. Many users say that Magento provides an excellent user experience because it is simple to use and easy to manage. Magento is an open source platform that makes customization easy.
This is a platform focused on artists and small, typically home-base businesses. It works for over 12 years now and the management says that they have thousands of users. This hosted eCommerce platform provides Facebook shop access. Setting up an online store with its help is extremely easy. It comes with some great themes in terms of aesthetics and functionality. They also have a good customer service.
Finally, we will mention YoKart, an eCommerce platform that is designed for startups. YoKart helps you start a multi-vendor venture similar to sites like Etsy and Amazon. It’s worth mentioning that this is a mobile-friendly platform with many responsive themes available to users.
Select the platform that suits your requirements, needs, and goals in the best way.
— Pierre Jean Duvivier (@pjduvivier) 13 de junio de 2017