Graph of Ecommerce Usage Distribution in the Top 1 Million Sites
WooCommerce is the most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020 with a market share of 27% in the top 1 million websites.
WooCommerce is an open source e-commerce plugin for WordPress. It is designed for small to large-sized online merchants using WordPress. Launched on September 27, 2011, the plugin quickly became popular for its simplicity to install and customize as well as the fact it is a free base product.
Shopify is the second most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020 with a market share of 19% in the top 1 million websites.
Shopify is a Canadian e-commerce company that offers online retailers a suite of services "including payments, marketing, shipping and customer engagement tools to simplify the process of running an online store for small merchants."
Magento is the third most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020 with a market share of 8% in the top 1 million websites.
Magento is an ecommerce platform built on open source technology which provides online merchants with a flexible shopping cart system, as well as control over the look, content and functionality of their online store. Magento offers powerful marketing, search engine optimization, and catalog-management tools.
OpenCart is the fourth most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020 with a market share of 4% in the top 1 million websites.
OpenCart is an online store management system. It is PHP-based, using a MySQL database and HTML components. Support is provided for different languages and currencies. It is freely available under the GNU General Public License.
BigCommerce is the fifth most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020 with a market share of 3% in the top 1 million websites.
Bigcommerce is a paid-for, 'hosted' e-commerce solution that allows business owners to set up an online store and sell their products online.
It's a software as a service (Saas) product, which means that you don't own the software, but pay a monthly fee to use it.
The product comes with a range of customizable templates to help you design your online store; you can use it to sell either physical or digital goods; and there are also some tools provided to help you market your store.
Squarespace Commerce is the sixth most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020.
Squarespace is a software as a service-based content management system, integrated website builder, blogging platform, hosting service, commerce platform, and domain name registrar. The system allows individuals and businesses to create and maintain websites, blogs, and online stores.
The services are only available bundled; they are not available separately. Hosting by Squarespace is mandatory: individuals and businesses cannot host their own Squarespace sites.
PrestaShop is the seventh most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020.
PrestaShop is a freemium, open source e-commerce solution. The software is published under the Open Software License (OSL). It is written in the PHP programming language with support for the MySQL database management system.
Wix is the eigth most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020.
Wix.com Ltd. is a Israeli software company, Wix allows users to create HTML5 websites and mobile sites through the use of online drag and drop tools. Users can add social plug-ins, e-commerce, online marketing, contact forms, e-mail marketing, and community forums to their web sites using a variety of Wix-developed and third-party applications.
The Wix website builder is built on a freemium business model, earning its revenues through premium upgrades.
Volusion is the ninth most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020.
Created in 1999, it is an all-in-one company that now serves more than 40,000 online stores. Its offerings include free and paid templates for a variety of industries, web hosting, payment processing, newsletters, order management, customer management, social media management, customer loyalty plans and more.
Ubercart is the tenth most popular Ecommerce CMS in 2020.
Ubercart is a software for e-commerce and content management available as a plug-in module for Drupal CMS. It can also be used with any hosting server that has PHP and MySQL installed. Ubercart may be freely downloaded under the GNU General Public License. Ubercart is fully integrated with Drupal, that is, allows the integration of stores with the rest of the site or online community.
That concludes our Top 10 Ecommerce CMS 2020 list. Have you found an Ecommerce CMS that you would like to work with?