The State of nopCommerce

nopCommerce is an open-source ecommerce solution based on Microsoft's ASP.NET Core framework and MS SQL Server 2012 backend Database. It provides a catalog frontend and an administration tool backend, allowing shopping cart creation.

Quarterly Growth

At present, there are 1,732 live stores running on the nopCommerce platform.

Here is the quarter-over-quarter growth of stores running nopCommerce.

Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
31
2017 Q2
52
2017 Q3
38
2017 Q4
22
2018 Q1
73
2018 Q2
156
2018 Q3
78
2018 Q4
66
2019 Q1
159
2019 Q2
68
2019 Q3
81
2019 Q4
46
2020 Q1
57
2020 Q2
61
2020 Q3
49
2020 Q4
290
2021 Q1 (to date)
1
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a nopCommerce 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 nopCommerce, ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
PriyoShop.com
217
2020/12/25
Othoba.com
688
2017/10/27
AFW.com
869
2020/12/04
Ofix
1,642
2020/12/04
Deacero
1,780
2020/04/24

New Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Qsum.net
1,943,478
2021/01/08
PriyoShop.com
217
2020/12/25
Fly By Night
284,677
2020/12/25
GL Sciences
327,358
2020/12/25
BarkodSarf
1,221,751
2020/12/25

Platform Wins

Over the last 90 days, nopCommerce has taken 9 merchants from competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores

Platform Win Stores

Here are the top stores won from competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
The Pizza Company
17,904
PrestaShop
2020/11/12
Zainab Chottani
39,334
Shopify
2020/12/07
HANSAmed Limited
205,301
WooCommerce
2020/12/16
Ferretería Ubetense
570,408
PrestaShop
2020/12/15
Rubaska
576,974
WooCommerce
2020/11/21

Platform Losses

Over the last 90 days, nopCommerce has lost 2 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores

Platform Loss Stores

Here are the top stores lost to competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Savvy Discount Furniture
37,142
BigCommerce
2020/12/15
Sawyer Direct
598,372
Shopify
2020/12/22

Category Breakdown

Here are the top 20 industry verticals for stores on nopCommerce.

Country Breakdown

nopCommerce is quite popular in the United States.

Country
Stores
None
435
75
46
38
31

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

Social Media and Contact Info

Email and phone are the primary means of contacting merchants running on nopCommerce.

This is in contrast with merchants using other e-commerce platforms that have much higher usage of social media channels, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

Type
Stores
Percent
Facebook
888
51%
Email
808
46%
Phone
735
42%
Instagram
474
27%
YouTube
353
20%
Twitter
244
14%
LinkedIn
196
11%
Pinterest
114
6%
Snapchat
2
0%
Tiktok
1
0%

Third-Party Technologies

Many nopCommerce merchants run third-party technologies on their store in addition to apps from the nopCommerce App Store. We're tracking 66 different technologies that have 2,222 collective installs on nopCommerce stores.

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

Top-level Domain Distribution

Most nopCommerce 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
902
.co.uk
57
.it
48
.com.au
40
.net
39
.cz
38
.nl
34
.gr
30
.se
27
.com.br
24

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