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The State of osCommerce in 2024

Updated Apr 12 2024

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

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osCommerce Growth

At present, there are 11,371 live stores running on the osCommerce platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running osCommerce.

Quarter
Active Stores
2024 Q1
11,395
2024 Q2 (to date)
11,371
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 osCommerce store was first created but we use a heuristic that includes historical DNS data which provides a reasonable approximation.

Social Media Usage On osCommerce 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 22.5% of osCommerce stores.
  • Instagram is used by 13.0% of osCommerce stores.
  • Twitter is used by 9.7% of osCommerce stores.
Type
Stores
Facebook
2,562
Instagram
1,473
Twitter
1,100
YouTube
1,039
LinkedIn
403
Pinterest
348
WhatsApp
197
Tiktok
72
Facebook Group
48
Yelp
14

Contact Information On osCommerce 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.

  • 50% of osCommerce stores have an email on their website
  • 48% of osCommerce stores provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
5,702
Phone
5,407

Top Categories For osCommerce Stores

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for stores on osCommerce.

  • 4.3% of osCommerce stores sell Home & Garden products.
  • 3.0% of osCommerce stores sell Apparel products.
  • 2.4% of osCommerce stores sell Autos & Vehicles products.

Top Countries For osCommerce Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using osCommerce.

  • 30.4% of osCommerce stores are in Germany
  • 5.7% of osCommerce stores are in Poland
  • 5.2% of osCommerce stores are in United States
  • 4.7% of osCommerce stores are in Netherlands
Country
Stores
3,461
646
225
195

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Number Of Employees For osCommerce Stores

Here is the breakdown of osCommerce stores by the number of employees.

  • 96.5% of osCommerce stores have Unknown employees.
  • 1.5% of osCommerce stores have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 1.1% of osCommerce stores have 1 - 9 employees.
Employees
Stores
Unknown
10,968
1 - 9
130
10 - 24
175
25 - 49
35
50 - 99
17
100 - 249
24
250 - 999
10
1000 - 4999
8
5000+
4

Number Of Products Sold For osCommerce Stores

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

  • 18.8% of osCommerce stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
  • 16.6% of osCommerce stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
  • 14.5% of osCommerce stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
1,650
10 - 24
753
25 - 49
1,017
50 - 99
407
100 - 249
1,887
250 - 999
2,143
1000 - 4999
1,078
5000 - 9999
353
10000 - 24999
303
25000 - 99999
174

Top Technologies on osCommerce Stores

We're tracking 175 different technologies that have 20,105 collective installs on osCommerce stores.

  • Google Adsense is used by 25.1% of osCommerce stores.
  • Google Tag Manager is used by 24.5% of osCommerce stores.
  • reCAPTCHA is used by 22.9% of osCommerce stores.

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

Top Shipping Carriers Used By osCommerce Stores

  • UPS is used by 5.5% of osCommerce stores.
  • USPS is used by 2.4% of osCommerce stores.
  • Fedex is used by 2.2% of osCommerce stores.

Here are the top 10 shipping carriers across all osCommerce stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
UPS
629
USPS
272
Fedex
251
Royal Mail
106
DHL
100
Polish Post
80
Canada Post
46
Correos
40
Australia Post
37
InPost
35

osCommerce Store Top-level Domain Distribution

Here is the top-level domain distribution for osCommerce stores.

  • 29.0% of osCommerce stores have a .de domain.
  • 27.9% of osCommerce stores have a .com domain.
  • 5.0% of osCommerce stores have a .pl domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.de
3,300
.com
3,178
.pl
569
.nl
457
.ru
437
.net
295
.co.uk
266
.ch
232
.eu
231
.at
206

Top osCommerce Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Dungeon Masters Guild
3,890
2016/12/30
Lights.com
4,189
2016/12/30
Electric Generators Direct
6,952
2016/12/30
Pressure Washers Direct
8,068
2016/12/30
Z1 Motorsports
8,370
2016/12/30

New osCommerce Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
www.kermanbags.com
1,767,411
2024/04/12
Fertiggelände
2,073,890
2024/04/12
computervalley.it
3,044,246
2024/04/12
AmigaShop.com
3,087,098
2024/04/12
designer-lingerie.ru
3,210,316
2024/04/12

Stores Switching to osCommerce From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, osCommerce has taken 10,747 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
Dungeon Masters Guild
3,890
Custom Cart
2024/03/05
Lights.com
4,189
Custom Cart
2024/03/06
Electric Generators Direct
6,952
Custom Cart
2024/03/05
Pressure Washers Direct
8,068
Custom Cart
2024/03/05
Z1 Motorsports
8,370
Custom Cart
2024/03/06

Stores Switching from osCommerce To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, osCommerce has lost 53 merchants to competitive platforms.

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

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Big Rig Chrome Shop
24,582
Magento
2024/03/18
EMI Supply
60,022
Magento
2024/04/01
MrBoxOnline
81,819
Custom Cart
2024/04/01
PROXIMA (ПРОКСІМА)
179,707
OpenCart
2024/03/25
Serwis akwarystyczny roslinyakwariowe.pl
257,345
Custom Cart
2024/03/18

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