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The State of 3DCart in 2021

Updated Jul 23 2021

Released to the public in 2001, you won't find many ecommerce 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.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on 3DCart usage.

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3DCart Growth

At present, there are 11,028 live stores running on the 3DCart platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running 3DCart.

  • 3DCart stores increased 19.0% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q2.
  • 3DCart stores increased 66% year-over-year in 2021 Q2.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
227
2017 Q2
163
2017 Q3
90
2017 Q4
118
2018 Q1
75
2018 Q2
164
2018 Q3
114
2018 Q4
85
2019 Q1
150
2019 Q2
79
2019 Q3
124
2019 Q4
119
2020 Q1
978
2020 Q2
1,458
2020 Q3
936
2020 Q4
465
2021 Q1
1,165
2021 Q2
1,713
2021 Q3 (to date)
311
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.

Social Media Usage On 3DCart Stores

Ecommerce brands use social media sites to engage with millions of consumers. Instagram and Facebook are the dominant social media sites for ecommerce stores, by far, with Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube also having notable usage.

  • Facebook is used by 27.3% of 3DCart stores.
  • Instagram is used by 17.2% of 3DCart stores.
  • Twitter is used by 12.8% of 3DCart stores.
Type
Stores
Facebook
3,014
Instagram
1,895
Twitter
1,411
YouTube
987
Pinterest
806
LinkedIn
148
Facebook Group
92
Tiktok
7
Snapchat
2

Contact Information On 3DCart Stores

Email remains an extremely popular communication channel for merchants. Many merchants also provide a phone number so that their customers can reach them instantly.

  • 46% of 3DCart stores provide a phone number on their website
  • 4% of 3DCart stores have an email on their website
Type
Stores
Phone
5,052
Email
495

Top Categories For 3DCart Stores

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for stores on 3DCart.

  • 15.1% of 3DCart stores sell Apparel products.
  • 11.5% of 3DCart stores sell Home & Garden products.
  • 6.5% of 3DCart stores sell Beauty & Fitness products.

Top Countries For 3DCart Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using 3DCart.

  • 37.5% of 3DCart stores are in United States
  • 2.0% of 3DCart stores are in Canada
  • 0.7% of 3DCart stores are in United Kingdom
  • 0.6% of 3DCart stores are in Australia
Country
Stores
218
11
11
8

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Number Of Employees For 3DCart Stores

Here is the breakdown of 3DCart stores by the number of employees.

  • 0.5% of 3DCart stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.2% of 3DCart stores have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 0.0% of 3DCart stores have 50 - 99 employees.
Employees
Stores
1 - 9
57
10 - 24
22
25 - 49
3
50 - 99
4
100 - 249
1

Number Of Products Sold For 3DCart Stores

Here is the breakdown of 3DCart stores by the number of products that they sell.

  • 6.2% of 3DCart stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
  • 5.7% of 3DCart stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
  • 3.4% of 3DCart stores sell 25 - 49 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
268
10 - 24
300
25 - 49
372
50 - 99
87
100 - 249
629
250 - 999
680
1000 - 4999
308
5000 - 9999
72
10000 - 24999
56
25000 - 99999
21

Top Technologies on 3DCart Stores

We're tracking 112 different technologies that have 14,612 collective installs on 3DCart stores.

  • reCAPTCHA is used by 49.1% of 3DCart stores.
  • Google Analytics is used by 22.0% of 3DCart stores.
  • YouTube Player is used by 9.5% of 3DCart stores.

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

3DCart Store Top-level Domain Distribution

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

That said, you'll find stark regional differences in certain countries. In Australia, .com.au is the most common top-level domain with .com a close second. This is the exception however as .com domains dominate in virtually all other countries.

  • 91.0% of 3DCart stores have a .com domain.
  • 4.1% of 3DCart stores have a .net domain.
  • 0.9% of 3DCart stores have a .org domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
10,034
.net
453
.org
96
.ca
82
.co.uk
49
.us
47
.biz
45
.com.au
45
.co
24
.store
22

Top 3DCart Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
RV & Auto Parts
3,166
2016/12/30
Stage 3 Motorsports
3,734
2016/12/30
JES Restaurant Equipment
3,752
2017/02/24
The Builders Supply Company Ltd
4,651
2018/03/02
Allied 100, LLC (AEDSuperstore.com)
4,701
2016/12/30

New 3DCart Stores

Here are the 5 highest-ranked stores added most recently.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
bestdothelmets.com
2,017,580
2021/07/23
johneateryzone.com
5,140,677
2021/07/23
crosscorprealty.com
5,286,703
2021/07/23
orinshobbies.com
5,338,641
2021/07/23
brownceiledish.com
5,348,619
2021/07/23

Stores Switching to 3DCart From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has taken 95 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Here are the top stores that have switched to 3DCart from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
Gotham Bar & Grill
102,629
Squarespace
2021/06/14
Created By Chell
145,314
Ecwid
2021/06/11
VisionWorks Distribution
164,113
Magento
2021/06/25
ARTIST PAINT BRUSH
178,767
Custom Cart
2021/06/24
BathBodySupply.com
185,629
Volusion
2021/05/04

Stores Switching from 3DCart To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has lost 80 merchants to competitive platforms.

Here are the top 3DCart stores that have recently changed to a competitive platform.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Auto Sunshades
74,034
WooCommerce
2021/06/21
Alex Ross Art
100,198
Shopify
2021/07/07
Dakota Stones
129,977
Shopify
2021/05/13
Welcome to Honeycrisp.com
141,411
Custom Cart
2021/07/21
Choffy Brewed Cacao
163,216
BigCommerce
2021/06/27

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