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The State of Miva Merchant in 2022

Updated Sep 16 2022

Founded in 1996, Miva Merchant Miva Merchant is an ecommerce platform with headquarters in San Diego, California.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on Miva Merchant usage.

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Miva Merchant Growth

At present, there are 1,217 live stores running on the Miva Merchant platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running Miva Merchant.

  • Miva Merchant stores increased 0.7% quarter-over-quarter in 2022 Q2.
  • Miva Merchant stores increased 2% year-over-year in 2022 Q2.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
46
2017 Q2
20
2017 Q3
15
2017 Q4
29
2018 Q1
30
2018 Q2
39
2018 Q3
20
2018 Q4
23
2019 Q1
23
2019 Q2
25
2019 Q3
17
2019 Q4
22
2020 Q1
19
2020 Q2
12
2020 Q3
17
2020 Q4
25
2021 Q1
22
2021 Q2
14
2021 Q3
6
2021 Q4
7
2022 Q1
6
2022 Q2
9
2022 Q3 (to date)
6
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

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

Social Media Usage On Miva Merchant 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 53.7% of Miva Merchant stores.
  • Instagram is used by 36.7% of Miva Merchant stores.
  • Twitter is used by 33.7% of Miva Merchant stores.
Type
Stores
Facebook
653
Instagram
447
Twitter
410
YouTube
301
Pinterest
232
LinkedIn
180
Tiktok
8
Facebook Group
6
Yelp
3

Contact Information On Miva Merchant 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.

  • 83% of Miva Merchant stores provide a phone number on their website
  • 44% of Miva Merchant stores have an email on their website
Type
Stores
Phone
1,008
Email
536

Top Categories For Miva Merchant Stores

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for stores on Miva Merchant.

  • 14.4% of Miva Merchant stores sell Home & Garden products.
  • 11.6% of Miva Merchant stores sell Autos & Vehicles products.
  • 11.1% of Miva Merchant stores sell Apparel products.

Top Countries For Miva Merchant Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using Miva Merchant.

  • 63.8% of Miva Merchant stores are in United States
  • 1.2% of Miva Merchant stores are in Canada
  • 0.5% of Miva Merchant stores are in United Kingdom
  • 0.4% of Miva Merchant stores are in New Zealand

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

Number Of Employees For Miva Merchant Stores

Here is the breakdown of Miva Merchant stores by the number of employees.

  • 7.6% of Miva Merchant stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 2.9% of Miva Merchant stores have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 1.5% of Miva Merchant stores have 25 - 49 employees.
Employees
Stores
1 - 9
92
10 - 24
35
25 - 49
18
50 - 99
8
100 - 249
3
250 - 999
4
1000 - 4999
1

Number Of Products Sold For Miva Merchant Stores

Here is the breakdown of Miva Merchant stores by the number of products that they sell.

  • 23.8% of Miva Merchant stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
  • 20.7% of Miva Merchant stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
  • 12.1% of Miva Merchant stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
147
10 - 24
74
25 - 49
129
50 - 99
31
100 - 249
252
250 - 999
290
1000 - 4999
141
5000 - 9999
39
10000 - 24999
26
25000 - 99999
16

Top Technologies on Miva Merchant Stores

We're tracking 117 different technologies that have 3,941 collective installs on Miva Merchant stores.

  • Google Analytics is used by 70.4% of Miva Merchant stores.
  • Google Tag Manager is used by 35.6% of Miva Merchant stores.
  • Mailchimp is used by 21.4% of Miva Merchant stores.

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

Top Shipping Carriers Used By Miva Merchant Stores

  • UPS is used by 30.8% of Miva Merchant stores.
  • USPS is used by 24.7% of Miva Merchant stores.
  • Fedex is used by 17.1% of Miva Merchant stores.

Here are the top 9 shipping carriers across all Miva Merchant stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
UPS
375
USPS
301
Fedex
208
Canada Post
3
Purolator
2
Royal Mail
2
DHL
1
New Zealean Post
1
Australia Post
1

Miva Merchant Store Top-level Domain Distribution

.com is the most popular top-level domain for Miva Merchant 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.

  • 90.1% of Miva Merchant stores have a .com domain.
  • 3.0% of Miva Merchant stores have a .org domain.
  • 2.9% of Miva Merchant stores have a .net domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
1,096
.org
37
.net
35
.biz
7
.ca
5
.co.nz
5
.co.uk
4
.com.au
4
.us
3
.cc
2

Top Miva Merchant Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by Miva Merchant, ordered by store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
The Paper Store
3,352
2016/12/30
Xtreme Diesel Performance
3,744
2016/12/30
Squishable
4,458
2016/12/30
BBToyStore.com
4,616
2016/12/30
Diesel Power Products
4,858
2016/12/30

New Miva Merchant Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
PressFittings
6,347,822
2022/09/09
Hose Shop
4,840,877
2022/07/29
world.com
760,422
2022/07/22
SmartDate Store
5,253,232
2022/07/22
US Eagle Parts
6,498,201
2022/07/01

Stores Switching to Miva Merchant From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, Miva Merchant has taken 9 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Platform
Stores

Here are the top stores that have switched to Miva Merchant from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
www.tacticalholsters.com
24,874
Custom Cart
2022/08/09
ID Wholesaler
101,059
Custom Cart
2022/08/18
Massachusetts Bay Trading Company
194,192
Custom Cart
2022/08/16
HopMeUp
737,118
Shopify
2022/07/20
UniformSpec
902,855
WooCommerce
2022/08/26

Stores Switching from Miva Merchant To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, Miva Merchant has lost 11 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores

Here are the top Miva Merchant stores that have recently changed to a competitive platform.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
BTO Sports
17,149
PrestaShop
2022/07/25
ISLAND ROSE
279,967
Shopify
2022/08/15
Flowers Express
347,215
Shopify
2022/08/22
Padow's Hams
355,522
Shopify
2022/08/19
batteries.com
461,748
Shopify
2022/09/05

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