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The State of I'm Web in 2021

Updated Nov 26 2021

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on I'm Web usage.

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I'm Web Growth

At present, there are 4,511 live stores running on the I'm Web platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running I'm Web.

  • I'm Web stores increased 18.5% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q3.
  • I'm Web stores increased 81% year-over-year in 2021 Q3.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
16
2017 Q2
26
2017 Q3
128
2017 Q4
59
2018 Q1
121
2018 Q2
166
2018 Q3
111
2018 Q4
114
2019 Q1
159
2019 Q2
138
2019 Q3
145
2019 Q4
166
2020 Q1
221
2020 Q2
180
2020 Q3
464
2020 Q4
351
2021 Q1
427
2021 Q2
421
2021 Q3
641
2021 Q4 (to date)
410
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

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

Social Media Usage On I'm Web 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.

  • Instagram is used by 35.9% of I'm Web stores.
  • Facebook is used by 14.7% of I'm Web stores.
  • YouTube is used by 13.1% of I'm Web stores.
Type
Stores
Instagram
1,621
Facebook
663
YouTube
592
Twitter
77
LinkedIn
27
Pinterest
16
Facebook Group
11
Tiktok
4

Contact Information On I'm Web 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.

  • 35% of I'm Web stores have an email on their website
  • 11% of I'm Web stores provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
1,589
Phone
511

Top Categories For I'm Web Stores

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for stores on I'm Web.

  • 1.5% of I'm Web stores sell Health products.
  • 1.4% of I'm Web stores sell Apparel products.
  • 1.2% of I'm Web stores sell Home & Garden products.

Top Countries For I'm Web Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using I'm Web.

  • 35.7% of I'm Web stores are in Korea (the Republic of)
  • 0.4% of I'm Web stores are in United States
  • 0.3% of I'm Web stores are in Montenegro
  • 0.2% of I'm Web stores are in China

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

Number Of Employees For I'm Web Stores

Here is the breakdown of I'm Web stores by the number of employees.

  • 0.0% of I'm Web stores have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 0.0% of I'm Web stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.0% of I'm Web stores have 50 - 99 employees.
Employees
Stores
1 - 9
1
10 - 24
2
50 - 99
1

Number Of Products Sold For I'm Web Stores

Here is the breakdown of I'm Web stores by the number of products that they sell.

  • 1.4% of I'm Web stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
  • 0.8% of I'm Web stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
  • 0.7% of I'm Web stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
31
10 - 24
23
25 - 49
22
50 - 99
11
100 - 249
37
250 - 999
61
1000 - 4999
13
5000 - 9999
2
10000 - 24999
2
25000 - 99999
2

Top Technologies on I'm Web Stores

We're tracking 28 different technologies that have 12,027 collective installs on I'm Web stores.

  • Vimeo is used by 98.4% of I'm Web stores.
  • Cloudfront CDN is used by 97.6% of I'm Web stores.
  • Google Tag Manager is used by 22.2% of I'm Web stores.

Here are the top 10 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all I'm Web stores.

Top Shipping Carriers Used By I'm Web Stores

  • UPS is used by 0.5% of I'm Web stores.
  • Fedex is used by 0.1% of I'm Web stores.
  • DHL is used by 0.0% of I'm Web stores.

Here are the top 6 shipping carriers across all I'm Web stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
UPS
24
Fedex
6
DHL
2
USPS
1
Royal Mail
1
TNT
1

I'm Web Store Top-level Domain Distribution

.com is the most popular top-level domain for I'm Web 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.

  • 57.3% of I'm Web stores have a .com domain.
  • 22.5% of I'm Web stores have a .co.kr domain.
  • 8.3% of I'm Web stores have a .kr domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
2,584
.co.kr
1,015
.kr
375
.net
146
.org
108
.or.kr
56
.shop
44
.biz
15
.io
13
.me
13

Top I'm Web Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by I'm Web, ordered by store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Monstargear
17,832
2020/02/14
베라베프(belabef)
36,793
2018/07/20
일화
59,795
2018/02/09
dogmaru.co.kr
68,045
2019/01/25
앤커코리아
74,986
2017/05/26

New I'm Web Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
프레시고
4,540,787
2021/11/26
Postech Holdings
4,708,498
2021/11/26
프레시패킹
5,037,644
2021/11/26
지디스킨
5,524,620
2021/11/26
(주)무등판넬강판
5,524,859
2021/11/26

Stores Switching to I'm Web From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, I'm Web has taken 148 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Here are the top stores that have switched to I'm Web from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
(재)대한불교진흥원
207,305
WooCommerce
2021/09/06
헤움디자인
228,998
WooCommerce
2021/09/18
술펀, 취함존중
230,178
WooCommerce
2021/11/13
카오리온
277,366
Cafe24
2021/11/18
FEMMUE
299,030
Cafe24
2021/09/20

Stores Switching from I'm Web To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, I'm Web has lost 6 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores
5

Here are the top I'm Web stores that have recently changed to a competitive platform.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
미스토리몰
3,034,834
NHN Godo
2021/11/11
JCO
4,143,553
Cafe24
2021/11/11
PIBU PIBU
4,385,823
Cafe24
2021/11/15
homezio.co.kr
6,120,747
Cafe24
2021/11/03
하자고
7,485,003
Cafe24
2021/11/05

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