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 7,375 live stores running on the 3DCart platform.

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

Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
73
2017 Q2
109
2017 Q3
46
2017 Q4
50
2018 Q1
56
2018 Q2
79
2018 Q3
85
2018 Q4
60
2019 Q1
116
2019 Q2
56
2019 Q3
128
2019 Q4
87
2020 Q1
2,066
2020 Q2
2,045
2020 Q3
903
2020 Q4
406
2021 Q1 (to date)
62
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
Stage 3 Motorsports
1,082
2020/03/13
www.deltateamtactical.com
1,528
2020/03/13
Lukie Games, Inc
1,813
2020/01/24
www.thechosenprime.com
2,108
2020/03/13
www.ccwholesaleclothing.com
2,284
2020/03/13

New Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
www.badassweldingproducts.net
1,443,120
2021/01/15
market.cpavision.mx
1,737,196
2021/01/15
rusticcountryliving-com.3dcartstores.com
3,887,975
2021/01/15
www.paraisobodyworks.com
3,908,483
2021/01/15
mmbym-net.3dcartstores.com
4,011,271
2021/01/15

Platform Wins

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has taken 26 merchants from competitive platforms.

Platform Win Stores

Here are the top stores won from competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
Ricmotech Racing Simulator Equipment
23,754
Volusion
2020/11/11
Professional Broadcast Supply
181,675
BigCommerce
2021/01/02
www.bobandtomstore.com
305,898
Shopify
2020/12/30
www.rhodesracecars.com
493,405
BigCommerce
2020/12/05
rogue-offroad.com
548,896
Volusion
2020/12/05

Platform Losses

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has lost 65 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform Loss Stores

Here are the top stores lost to competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Graftobian Make
41,666
WooCommerce
2020/11/19
Badassweldingproducts
70,253
BigCommerce
2021/01/02
KitchenRestock.com
99,862
Magento
2020/12/26
Isopure Water
125,166
Shopify
2020/10/27
Bops.com
131,300
Shopify
2021/01/17

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
3,331
217
12
9

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
4,188
56%
Facebook
2,511
34%
Instagram
1,602
21%
YouTube
794
10%
Pinterest
675
9%
Email
403
5%
LinkedIn
101
1%
Twitter
92
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 89 different technologies that have 7,784 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
6,766
.net
151
.ca
80
.org
79
.co.uk
51
.us
39
.com.au
37
.biz
28
.co
20
.store
13

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