The State of 3DCart

Released to the public in 2001, you won't find many e-commerce platforms that predate 3DCart. Despite it's longevity, it is still under active development and is integrated with modern payment platforms like Stripe and Square.

Quarterly Growth

At present, there are 7,332 live stores running on the 3DCart platform.

Here is the quarter-over-quarter growth of stores running 3DCart.

Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
69
2017 Q2
116
2017 Q3
48
2017 Q4
52
2018 Q1
56
2018 Q2
78
2018 Q3
81
2018 Q4
64
2019 Q1
116
2019 Q2
59
2019 Q3
130
2019 Q4
88
2020 Q1
2,199
2020 Q2
2,172
2020 Q3
953
2020 Q4 (to date)
74
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a 3DCart store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Top Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by 3DCart, ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Lukie Games, Inc
964
2020/01/24
Stage 3 Motorsports
1,188
2020/03/13
www.deltateamtactical.com
1,255
2020/03/13
www.thechosenprime.com
1,341
2020/03/13
www.ccwholesaleclothing.com
1,612
2020/03/13

New Stores

Here are the 5 highest-ranked new stores that are running 3DCart.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
cbd-store-preview-com.3dcartstores.com
2,213,308
2020/10/16
www.sweetlovelyone.com
3,173,366
2020/10/16
www.weeecommerce.com
3,392,988
2020/10/16
deardeseo-com.3dcartstores.com
3,423,960
2020/10/16
www.unclesamscbd.com
3,435,601
2020/10/16

Platform Wins

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has taken 40 merchants from competitive platforms.

Platform Win Stores

Here are the top stores won from competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
maxliquor.com
25,867
Volusion
2020/08/27
www.fortbraggsurplus.us
30,269
Volusion
2020/08/28
www.intercomsonline.com
108,442
Volusion
2020/08/28
October Research Store
123,475
Volusion
2020/09/26
Mar Tire Changer. Scratch
126,481
Volusion
2020/09/26

Platform Losses

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has lost 59 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores
35
1
1

Platform Loss Stores

Here are the top stores lost to competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Valor Fitness
7,775
Shopify
2020/08/05
Crystal Magic online
47,024
Shopify
2020/07/29
Len Libby Candies
137,552
Shopify
2020/10/11
Ciao Imports - Authentic Specialty Foods
160,479
Shopify
2020/08/16
MosaicSmalti.com
203,722
Magento
2020/09/03

Category Breakdown

Here are the top 20 industry verticals for stores on 3DCart.

Country Breakdown

Almost all merchants using 3DCart are in the United States.

Country
Stores
None
3,351
220
15
8
6

With a paid account, stores can also be segmented by region and city.

Social Media and Contact Info

Merchants using 3DCart primarily offer phone support. While merchants on this platform have typical adoption of social networks, what sets them apart from other platforms, is the near absence of email support.

Type
Stores
Percent
Phone
4,048
55%
Facebook
2,480
33%
Instagram
1,536
20%
YouTube
775
10%
Pinterest
676
9%
Twitter
475
6%
Email
388
5%
LinkedIn
103
1%
Tiktok
3
0%
Snapchat
3
0%

Third-Party Technologies

Many 3DCart merchants run third-party technologies on their store in addition to apps from the 3DCart App Store. We're tracking 74 different technologies that have 7,088 collective installs on 3DCart stores.

Here are the top 10 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all 3DCart stores.

Top-level Domain Distribution

Most 3DCart stores use a .com domain. This is not surprising since alternate top-level domains have only recently been introduced and there is still a certain cachet associated with .com domains.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
6,723
.net
153
.ca
83
.org
75
.co.uk
45
.us
40
.com.au
38
.biz
28
.co
20
.store
12

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