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WooCommerce Stores in Gauteng, South Africa

Updated Oct 15 2021

There are 3,430 live WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.

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WooCommerce Growth in Gauteng in South Africa

  • WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa increased 0.4% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q3.
  • WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa increased 7% year-over-year in 2021 Q3.

Here is WooCommerce's quarter-over-quarter growth in Gauteng in South Africa.

Quarter
Active Stores
2017 Q1
38
2017 Q2
76
2017 Q3
52
2017 Q4
25
2018 Q1
72
2018 Q2
998
2018 Q3
196
2018 Q4
162
2019 Q1
264
2019 Q2
177
2019 Q3
215
2019 Q4
153
2020 Q1
170
2020 Q2
137
2020 Q3
86
2020 Q4
106
2021 Q1
69
2021 Q2
31
2021 Q3
14
2021 Q4
3
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

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

Cities With The Most WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng in South Africa

Here is the city distribution of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa. We're only showing the top 15 cities here but you can see the full list in Store Leads.

  • 1,506 WooCommerce stores in South Africa are based in Johannesburg.
  • 623 WooCommerce stores in South Africa are based in Pretoria.
  • 214 WooCommerce stores in South Africa are based in Sandton.

Social Media Usage On WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng In South Africa

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 94.1% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.
  • Instagram is used by 57.3% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.
  • Twitter is used by 45.7% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.
Type
Stores
Facebook
3,226
Instagram
1,964
Twitter
1,569
YouTube
691
LinkedIn
643
Pinterest
101
Facebook Group
40
Tiktok
10

Contact Information On WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng In South Africa

Email remains an extremely popular communication channel for merchants. Many merchants also provide a phone number so that their customers can reach them instantly.

  • 74% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa have an email on their website
  • 53% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
2,551
Phone
1,835

Top Categories For WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng In South Africa

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.

  • 14.7% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa sell Home & Garden products.
  • 10.5% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa sell Business & Industrial products.
  • 8.5% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa sell Beauty & Fitness products.

Top WooCommerce Apps used in Gauteng in South Africa

Here are the top 10 apps, ordered by number of installs, across all WooCommerce stores in Gauteng.

With a paid account on Store Leads, you'll be able to see which stores have installed specific apps. You can also see when specific apps were installed (or uninstalled) by each store.

Employee Breakdown for WooCommerce stores in Gauteng

Here is the breakdown of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng by the number of employees.

Employees
Stores
1 - 9
30
10 - 24
18
25 - 49
14
50 - 99
6
100 - 249
7
250 - 999
3

Top Shipping Carriers For WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng In South Africa

  • 4.0% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa ship by UPS.
  • 0.4% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa ship by Fedex.
  • 0.2% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa ship by Fastway.

Here are the top shipping carriers for stores on WooCommerce in Gauteng in South Africa.

Shipping Carriers
Stores
UPS
138
Fedex
15
Fastway
8
USPS
7
China Post
1
Aramex
1

Top-level Domain Distribution For WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng In South Africa

.com is the most common top-level domain, by far, for world-wide WooCommerce stores. Some countries have been faster than others to adopt alternate (such as country-specific) top-level domains.

  • 76.1% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa have a .co.za domain.
  • 17.9% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa have a .com domain.
  • 1.2% of WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa have a .org.za domain.

Here is the top-level domain distribution for WooCommerce stores in Gauteng in South Africa.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.co.za
2,611
.com
615
.org.za
40
.org
32
.africa
26
.net
22
.online
12
.co
11
.ac.za
5
.academy
5

Top WooCommerce Stores In Gauteng In South Africa

Here are the top stores in Gauteng in South Africa ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
City
Rank
Created
Writers Write
39,710
2019/11/01
MathsGee
49,783
2017/09/29
Law Society of South Africa
49,816
2016/12/30
HR Future
50,231
2016/12/30
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University
50,322
2016/12/30

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