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 6,264 live stores running on the 3DCart platform.

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

Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
59
2017 Q2
118
2017 Q3
48
2017 Q4
51
2018 Q1
50
2018 Q2
74
2018 Q3
83
2018 Q4
55
2019 Q1
113
2019 Q2
52
2019 Q3
136
2019 Q4
86
2020 Q1
2,265
2020 Q2
2,075
2020 Q3 (to date)
157
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
www.guitarfetish.com
1,153
2020/03/13
www.deltateamtactical.com
1,326
2020/03/13
Lukie Games, Inc
1,415
2020/01/24
www.ccwholesaleclothing.com
1,472
2020/03/13
TruTech Tools, LTD
1,517
2020/03/13

New Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
starmilling.3dcartstores.com
2,242,964
2020/07/31
www.thehouseofancestors.com
2,961,996
2020/07/31
kumduck-com.3dcartstores.com
3,102,041
2020/07/31
slakmarket-com.3dcartstores.com
3,682,699
2020/07/31
www.snapncrop.com
323,440
2020/07/24

Platform Wins

Over the last 90 days, 3DCart has taken 23 merchants from competitive platforms.

Platform Win Stores

Here are the top stores won from competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
www.boardco.com
13,904
Magento
2020/06/25
www.craftsmanstudio.com
166,064
Volusion
2020/05/25
globalcbd.com
468,256
Shopify
2020/06/07
apsinternationalinc.com
521,539
Volusion
2020/05/15
www.woolwax.ca
634,691
Shopify
2020/06/04

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
Blissoma
10,898
Big Commerce
2020/07/21
Alara Jewelry
128,731
Shopify
2020/05/15
Pro Edge Paintball
133,350
Shopify
2020/05/15
Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee
138,954
Shopify
2020/06/30
LAYEN
231,643
Shopify
2020/05/10

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
2,554
197
11
6
5

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
3,698
59%
Facebook
2,288
36%
Instagram
1,408
22%
Twitter
928
14%
YouTube
732
11%
Pinterest
661
10%
Email
382
6%
LinkedIn
104
1%
Snapchat
3
0%
Tiktok
2
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 63 different technologies that have 6,389 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
5,737
.net
138
.ca
72
.org
67
.co.uk
42
.us
35
.com.au
32
.biz
28
.co
15
.co.nz
9

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