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The State of wBuy in 2022

Updated Aug 5 2022

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

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wBuy Growth

At present, there are 1,187 live stores running on the wBuy platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running wBuy.

  • wBuy stores increased 19.0% quarter-over-quarter in 2022 Q2.
  • wBuy stores increased 78% year-over-year in 2022 Q2.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
1
2017 Q2
1
2018 Q2
20
2018 Q3
3
2018 Q4
4
2019 Q1
4
2019 Q2
2
2019 Q3
8
2019 Q4
5
2020 Q1
4
2020 Q2
10
2020 Q3
6
2020 Q4
10
2021 Q1
16
2021 Q2
89
2021 Q3
50
2021 Q4
21
2022 Q1
21
2022 Q2
53
2022 Q3 (to date)
855
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

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

Social Media Usage On wBuy 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.

  • Instagram is used by 60.4% of wBuy stores.
  • Facebook is used by 39.3% of wBuy stores.
  • YouTube is used by 6.3% of wBuy stores.
Type
Stores
Instagram
717
Facebook
466
YouTube
75
Twitter
22
Tiktok
22
Pinterest
12
LinkedIn
7

Contact Information On wBuy 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.

  • 64% of wBuy stores provide a phone number on their website
  • 57% of wBuy stores have an email on their website
Type
Stores
Phone
760
Email
675

Top Categories For wBuy Stores

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

  • 1.3% of wBuy stores sell Apparel products.
  • 0.3% of wBuy stores sell Beauty & Fitness products.
  • 0.3% of wBuy stores sell Food & Drink products.

Top Countries For wBuy Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using wBuy.

  • 90.2% of wBuy stores are in Brazil
Country
Stores
1,071

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Number Of Employees For wBuy Stores

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

  • 0.1% of wBuy stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.1% of wBuy stores have 100 - 249 employees.
  • 0.1% of wBuy stores have 1000 - 4999 employees.
Employees
Stores
1 - 9
1
100 - 249
1
1000 - 4999
1

Number Of Products Sold For wBuy Stores

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

  • 3.9% of wBuy stores sell 250 - 999 different products.
  • 3.0% of wBuy stores sell 100 - 249 different products.
  • 1.3% of wBuy stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
16
10 - 24
8
25 - 49
9
50 - 99
6
100 - 249
36
250 - 999
46
1000 - 4999
12
5000 - 9999
1
10000 - 24999
1
25000 - 99999
1

Top Technologies on wBuy Stores

We're tracking 33 different technologies that have 5,190 collective installs on wBuy stores.

  • Cloudfront CDN is used by 99.4% of wBuy stores.
  • reCAPTCHA is used by 97.7% of wBuy stores.
  • Facebook Pixel is used by 53.6% of wBuy stores.

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

Top Shipping Carriers Used By wBuy Stores

  • Correios is used by 5.8% of wBuy stores.
  • TNT is used by 0.1% of wBuy stores.

Here are the top 2 shipping carriers across all wBuy stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
Correios
69
TNT
1

wBuy Store Top-level Domain Distribution

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

  • 88.7% of wBuy stores have a .com.br domain.
  • 8.8% of wBuy stores have a .com domain.
  • 0.4% of wBuy stores have a .org.br domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com.br
1,053
.com
105
.org.br
5
.net
4
.store
4
.net.br
3
.shop
2
.art.br
1
.care
1
.club
1

Top wBuy Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Tudo Vitaminas
404,731
2018/06/15
Códigos de Barras Ean
535,172
2022/07/15
Dellas Thork
592,780
2022/07/15
City Shoes
599,307
2020/06/19
Cachaçaria SP
637,078
2019/08/16

New wBuy Stores

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
ESTÉTICAHOME
3,921,436
2022/08/05
Phaes
6,823,664
2022/08/05
Cheiro com Estilo
7,046,358
2022/08/05
Loja XCV
7,399,694
2022/08/05
Vitrine Bike
7,689,153
2022/08/05

Stores Switching to wBuy From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, wBuy has taken 56 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
Flor do Sol
984,799
Magento
2022/07/20
Use Dali
1,260,219
Custom Cart
2022/06/28
Estrela D'alva
1,494,675
Dooca
2022/07/11
Erijun
1,845,181
Custom Cart
2022/07/13
Koisaria
2,099,867
Custom Cart
2022/06/24

Stores Switching from wBuy To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, wBuy has lost 10 merchants to competitive platforms.

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

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
SHOP XP
3,058,769
Shopify
2022/08/01
Intimus Ateliê
3,210,741
Custom Cart
2022/07/24
Ecommerce na pratica
3,660,541
Tiendanube
2022/07/19
Luciane Rodrigues Bebês Reborn
6,375,434
Loja Integrada
2022/07/08
ART PETS AMORE
6,875,013
Mercado Shops
2022/08/07

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