WooCommerce is #4 in Top 12 Online Store Builders
Last updated: May 26, 2020
WooCommerce is the most popular WordPress eCommerce plugin. And it's available for free. Packed full of features, perfectly integrated into your self-hosted WordPress website.Watch the 2 minute plugin overview
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#4 in Top 12 Online Store Builders
The best alternatives to WooCommerce are: Shopify, WordPress, BigCommerce, Prestashop, Ecwid, Wix
Latest news about WooCommerce
2020. WooCommerce launches native WooCommerce Payments feature
WooCommerce, the e-commerce platform developed by Automattic, is improving the payment feature with a native solution called WooCommerce Payments. The payment feature is powered by Stripe. Compared to previous payment solutions on WooCommerce websites, it is fully integrated with the rest of the platform. Previously, WooCommerce users could enable extensions to embed payment widgets on their websites. You could use Stripe, Amazon Pay, Square or PayPal for instance. WooCommerce Payments takes this feature one step further by making it as easy as possible to get started and accept orders.
2014. WooCommerce outgoes Magento in Ecommerce Platform Pack
WooCommerce, the popular WordPress ecommerce plugin, had nearly 260,000 active sites indexed with BuiltWith, a web technology profiling tool - about 37,000 more sites than its next closest competitor, Magento. The massive number of WooCommerce-enabled websites may be attributed, in part, to the popularity of the WordPress content management software on which WooCommerce runs. WordPress is believed to power more than 12.3 million websites worldwide, which, by some accounts, makes it the single most-used web publishing platform currently available. WordPress is itself well documented and well understood in the development community, making the prospect of adding ecommerce capabilities with WooCommerce undaunting.