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The State of Crystal Commerce in 2024

Updated Apr 5 2024

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on Crystal Commerce usage.

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Crystal Commerce Growth

At present, there are 556 live stores running on the Crystal Commerce platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running Crystal Commerce.

  • Crystal Commerce stores increased 33.7% quarter-over-quarter in 2024 Q1.
Quarter
Active Stores
2023 Q2
554
2023 Q3
553
2023 Q4
562
2024 Q1
563
2024 Q2 (to date)
556
Active Stores by Quarter

Note: the store counts displayed in this section are based on actual historical store counts.

It's hard to know exactly when a Crystal Commerce store was first created but we use a heuristic that includes historical DNS data which provides a reasonable approximation.

Social Media Usage On Crystal Commerce 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 79.9% of Crystal Commerce stores.
  • Twitter is used by 49.1% of Crystal Commerce stores.
  • Instagram is used by 32.0% of Crystal Commerce stores.
Type
Stores
Facebook
444
Twitter
273
Instagram
178
YouTube
115
Facebook Group
13
LinkedIn
8
Pinterest
8
Yelp
2
Tiktok
1

Contact Information On Crystal Commerce 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.

  • 76% of Crystal Commerce stores provide a phone number on their website
  • 63% of Crystal Commerce stores have an email on their website
Type
Stores
Phone
421
Email
351

Top Categories For Crystal Commerce Stores

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for stores on Crystal Commerce.

  • 90.5% of Crystal Commerce stores sell Games products.
  • 6.7% of Crystal Commerce stores sell Arts & Entertainment products.
  • 1.4% of Crystal Commerce stores sell Toys & Hobbies products.

Top Countries For Crystal Commerce Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using Crystal Commerce.

  • 96.6% of Crystal Commerce stores are in United States
  • 2.9% of Crystal Commerce stores are in Canada
  • 0.4% of Crystal Commerce stores are in Guernsey
  • 0.2% of Crystal Commerce stores are in United Kingdom
Country
Stores
16

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Number Of Employees For Crystal Commerce Stores

Here is the breakdown of Crystal Commerce stores by the number of employees.

  • 98.4% of Crystal Commerce stores have Unknown employees.
  • 1.1% of Crystal Commerce stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.4% of Crystal Commerce stores have 10 - 24 employees.
Employees
Stores
Unknown
547
1 - 9
6
10 - 24
2
100 - 249
1

Number Of Products Sold For Crystal Commerce Stores

Here is the breakdown of Crystal Commerce stores by the number of products that they sell.

  • 37.2% of Crystal Commerce stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
  • 12.9% of Crystal Commerce stores sell 1000 - 4999 different products.
  • 12.2% of Crystal Commerce stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
207
25 - 49
1
100 - 249
20
250 - 999
68
1000 - 4999
72
5000 - 9999
17
10000 - 24999
23
25000 - 99999
14
100000 - 249999
1

Top Technologies on Crystal Commerce Stores

We're tracking 27 different technologies that have 3,215 collective installs on Crystal Commerce stores.

  • Refersion is used by 100.0% of Crystal Commerce stores.
  • Google Tag Manager is used by 100.0% of Crystal Commerce stores.
  • Google Adsense is used by 99.6% of Crystal Commerce stores.

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

Top Shipping Carriers Used By Crystal Commerce Stores

  • USPS is used by 7.7% of Crystal Commerce stores.
  • Canada Post is used by 4.7% of Crystal Commerce stores.
  • UPS is used by 4.1% of Crystal Commerce stores.

Here are the top 6 shipping carriers across all Crystal Commerce stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
USPS
43
Canada Post
26
UPS
23
Fedex
12
Royal Mail
4
Australia Post
2

Crystal Commerce Store Top-level Domain Distribution

.com is the most popular top-level domain for Crystal Commerce 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.

  • 92.8% of Crystal Commerce stores have a .com domain.
  • 2.9% of Crystal Commerce stores have a .ca domain.
  • 2.2% of Crystal Commerce stores have a .net domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
516
.ca
16
.net
12
.co
3
.games
2
.gg
2
.one
1
.org
1
.uk
1
.biz
1

Top Crystal Commerce Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by Crystal Commerce, ordered by store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Collector's Cache LLC
27,817
2016/12/30
CoreTCG
37,221
2018/11/30
Full Grip Games
39,954
2020/01/10
The Portland Game Store
44,658
2021/04/23
Pastimes Comics & Games
45,269
2016/12/30

New Crystal Commerce Stores

Here are the 0 highest-ranked stores added most recently.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Hey Wanna Play
12,530,670
2024/03/22
The End Games
11,449,747
2024/03/15
Wild Things Games
11,886,297
2024/03/15
Scattered Deck Games
12,462,549
2024/03/15
The Mana Fix
12,544,540
2024/03/15

Stores Switching to Crystal Commerce From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, Crystal Commerce has taken 13 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Platform
Stores

Here are the top stores that have switched to Crystal Commerce from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
Xtreme Games Online
203,262
Custom Cart
2024/03/11
The Sage's Shoppe
346,222
Custom Cart
2024/03/11
Gatehouse Games
591,019
Custom Cart
2024/03/11
Rochester CCG
616,861
Custom Cart
2024/03/11
The Toy Factory
1,551,856
Custom Cart
2024/03/11

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