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The State of Sage in 2024

Updated Feb 23 2024

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

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Sage Growth

At present, there are 6,008 live stores running on the Sage platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running Sage.

  • Sage stores increased 18.9% quarter-over-quarter in 2023 Q4.
  • Sage stores increased 164% year-over-year in 2023 Q4.
Quarter
Active Stores
2022 Q2
4,601
2022 Q3
4,974
2022 Q4
4,673
2023 Q1
5,641
2023 Q2
5,837
2023 Q3
5,910
2023 Q4
5,967
2024 Q1 (to date)
6,008
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 Sage store was first created but we use a heuristic that includes historical DNS data which provides a reasonable approximation.

Social Media Usage On Sage 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 33.1% of Sage stores.
  • Instagram is used by 20.1% of Sage stores.
  • LinkedIn is used by 12.9% of Sage stores.
Type
Stores
Facebook
1,986
Instagram
1,207
LinkedIn
775
Twitter
710
YouTube
246
Pinterest
230
Yelp
72
Tiktok
3
Facebook Group
1

Contact Information On Sage 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.

  • 94% of Sage stores provide a phone number on their website
  • 63% of Sage stores have an email on their website
Type
Stores
Phone
5,666
Email
3,788

Top Categories For Sage Stores

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

  • 55.1% of Sage stores sell Business & Industrial products.
  • 32.2% of Sage stores sell Apparel products.
  • 1.8% of Sage stores sell Gifts & Special Events products.

Top Countries For Sage Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using Sage.

  • 52.7% of Sage stores are in United States
  • 7.8% of Sage stores are in Canada
  • 0.0% of Sage stores are in Mexico
  • 0.0% of Sage stores are in Belize

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

Number Of Employees For Sage Stores

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

  • 99.2% of Sage stores have Unknown employees.
  • 0.2% of Sage stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.2% of Sage stores have 10 - 24 employees.
Employees
Stores
Unknown
5,962
1 - 9
14
10 - 24
10
25 - 49
6
50 - 99
7
100 - 249
3
250 - 999
2
1000 - 4999
3
5000+
1

Number Of Products Sold For Sage Stores

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

  • 20.9% of Sage stores sell 25 - 49 different products.
  • 20.4% of Sage stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
  • 15.5% of Sage stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
1,223
10 - 24
861
25 - 49
1,254
50 - 99
259
100 - 249
930
250 - 999
366
1000 - 4999
81
5000 - 9999
15
10000 - 24999
21
25000 - 99999
10

Top Technologies on Sage Stores

We're tracking 72 different technologies that have 11,942 collective installs on Sage stores.

  • reCAPTCHA is used by 66.6% of Sage stores.
  • YouTube Player is used by 39.4% of Sage stores.
  • Google Tag Manager is used by 17.5% of Sage stores.

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

Top Shipping Carriers Used By Sage Stores

  • UPS is used by 2.8% of Sage stores.
  • USPS is used by 2.1% of Sage stores.
  • Fedex is used by 1.9% of Sage stores.

Here are the top 5 shipping carriers across all Sage stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
UPS
168
USPS
129
Fedex
114
Canada Post
7
Purolator
5

Sage Store Top-level Domain Distribution

.com is the most popular top-level domain for Sage 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.

  • 88.1% of Sage stores have a .com domain.
  • 4.3% of Sage stores have a .ca domain.
  • 4.2% of Sage stores have a .net domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
5,295
.ca
258
.net
253
.biz
49
.org
35
.us
28
.promo
19
.co
13
.info
8
.store
8

Top Sage Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Geek Tech Branding
76,645
2016/12/30
Branded Gifts   ?
130,563
2016/12/30
www.sportsmarketingplus.com
169,142
2018/06/15
Triple Stitch
189,734
2016/12/30
Brand It Promotional Products
207,660
2018/06/15

New Sage Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
East Coast Printing
3,250,106
2024/02/23
Bob Kerby's Longhorn Studio
3,695,485
2024/02/23
Chris Leopold Specialty Company
5,068,642
2024/02/23
www.ctcmerch.com
5,860,380
2024/02/23
Sublime Promotions
6,115,265
2024/02/23

Stores Switching to Sage From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, Sage has taken 24 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
RCB Awards
581,244
Custom Cart
2023/12/20
USA.com
1,390,440
AmeriCommerce
2024/01/06
CNC Wood Cutters
1,502,592
Wix
2024/01/02
Best Expression
2,103,045
Custom Cart
2024/02/09
Freak of Laser LLC
2,139,156
Wix
2024/01/25

Stores Switching from Sage To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, Sage has lost 22 merchants to competitive platforms.

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

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Running Threads
389,301
Shopify
2024/01/01
www.geminiindustries.com
418,485
Custom Cart
2024/01/01
Custom T
840,098
GoDaddy Online Store
2024/02/19
Proforma Big Dog Branding
1,095,457
Custom Cart
2024/02/19
Marks Quick Printing
1,161,152
Custom Cart
2024/01/22

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