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The State of StackCommerce in 2022

Updated May 20 2022

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

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StackCommerce Growth

At present, there are 163 live stores running on the StackCommerce platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running StackCommerce.

  • StackCommerce stores increased 2.6% quarter-over-quarter in 2022 Q1.
  • StackCommerce stores increased 42% year-over-year in 2022 Q1.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
4
2017 Q2
1
2017 Q4
2
2018 Q1
7
2018 Q2
18
2018 Q3
4
2018 Q4
6
2019 Q1
4
2019 Q2
1
2019 Q3
3
2019 Q4
2
2020 Q1
1
2020 Q2
7
2020 Q3
14
2020 Q4
5
2021 Q1
19
2021 Q2
16
2021 Q3
23
2021 Q4
4
2022 Q1
4
2022 Q2 (to date)
3
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

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

Social Media Usage On StackCommerce 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.

  • LinkedIn is used by 12.3% of StackCommerce stores.
  • Twitter is used by 1.8% of StackCommerce stores.
  • YouTube is used by 0.6% of StackCommerce stores.
Type
Stores
LinkedIn
20
Twitter
3
YouTube
1

Contact Information On StackCommerce 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.

  • 30% of StackCommerce stores have an email on their website
  • 28% of StackCommerce stores provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
49
Phone
46

Top Categories For StackCommerce Stores

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

  • 44.8% of StackCommerce stores sell Computers products.
  • 8.6% of StackCommerce stores sell Consumer Electronics products.
  • 3.1% of StackCommerce stores sell Apparel products.

Top Countries For StackCommerce Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using StackCommerce.

  • 96.9% of StackCommerce stores are in United States
  • 1.8% of StackCommerce stores are in Canada
  • 0.6% of StackCommerce stores are in Australia
  • 0.6% of StackCommerce stores are in Samoa
Country
Stores
3
1

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Number Of Employees For StackCommerce Stores

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

  • 4.9% of StackCommerce stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 4.3% of StackCommerce stores have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 4.3% of StackCommerce stores have 100 - 249 employees.
Employees
Stores
1 - 9
8
10 - 24
7
25 - 49
2
50 - 99
1
100 - 249
7
250 - 999
2

Number Of Products Sold For StackCommerce Stores

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

  • 8.0% of StackCommerce stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
  • 7.4% of StackCommerce stores sell 1000 - 4999 different products.
  • 4.3% of StackCommerce stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
2
10 - 24
4
25 - 49
2
50 - 99
1
100 - 249
7
250 - 999
13
1000 - 4999
12
5000 - 9999
2
25000 - 99999
1

Top Technologies on StackCommerce Stores

We're tracking 27 different technologies that have 3,497 collective installs on StackCommerce stores.

  • Dynamic Yield is used by 100.0% of StackCommerce stores.
  • New Relic is used by 100.0% of StackCommerce stores.
  • Segment is used by 100.0% of StackCommerce stores.

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

StackCommerce Store Top-level Domain Distribution

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

  • 88.3% of StackCommerce stores have a .com domain.
  • 4.3% of StackCommerce stores have a .net domain.
  • 1.8% of StackCommerce stores have a .co domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
144
.net
7
.co
3
.org
2
.biz
1
.ca
1
.com.au
1
.shop
1
.store
1
.today
1

Top StackCommerce Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
StackSocial
1,526
2016/12/30
The Daily Dot Store
96,518
2017/10/27
Black Enterprise Shop
96,557
2020/09/18
Mashable Shop
96,559
2017/06/30
The Hill Store
96,578
2020/09/18

New StackCommerce Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Pocketnow Deals
2,711,029
2022/04/29
AndroidPIT Deals
3,517,866
2022/04/29
FatKidDeals Store
10,043,294
2022/04/01
iDownloadBlog Deals
2,708,768
2022/03/25
AppCoda Deals
3,672,180
2022/03/04

Stores Switching to StackCommerce From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, StackCommerce has taken 157 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Platform
Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
StackSocial
1,526
Custom Cart
2022/03/09
The Daily Dot Store
96,518
Custom Cart
2022/03/09
Black Enterprise Shop
96,557
Custom Cart
2022/03/03
Mashable Shop
96,559
Custom Cart
2022/03/10
The Hill Store
96,578
Custom Cart
2022/03/09

Stores Switching from StackCommerce To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, StackCommerce has lost 1 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
Gangas + Deals
2,720,871
Shopify
2022/04/25

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