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Best eCommerce Solutions Software 2017

The software market for eCommerce Solutions is dominated by a fairly even ratio of self-hosted and hosted platforms that offer similar eCommerce solutions, many of which are also open-source. They focus on affording business owners greater control over their eCommerce efforts by offering online store-building capabilities and shopping cart solutions, both of which enable the management of orders, payments and inventories.

Vendors typically offer storefront templates that can be customized and solutions that optimize the customer experience through an increased number of payment methods. A differentiating factor can be language support that bridges multiple geographies.

Vendors that distinguish their products, as seen in the Crozdesk Market Radar™, by offering advanced functionalities such as marketing tools, built-in SEO, SKUs and other variations, increased scalability, social media support, customizable storefront templates, plugin support and A/B testing.

The Crozdesk Market Radar™ also reveals a high number of lightweight software vendors that place a greater emphasis on niche features such as competitor price tracking or membership management. Some vendors also specialize in specific areas of commerce to further distinguish themselves.


Different types of eCommerce solutions are suitable for different types of businesses. Some common types include enterprise, hosted and open source solutions. Key features of eCommerce software usually focus on product catalogs, ordering systems, payment options, and customer management. While any eCommerce software lets you create and manage a product catalog, some solutions come with advanced features like the ability to list related products, the ability to customize a product with personal images and the ability to generate coupon codes. You need to decide what features you need. Some key points to consider are scalability, whether the platform can grow with your organization, whether the software seamlessly integrates with other applications, reporting and analysis features or whether the software has adequate features to monitor sales and analyze customer behavior. You may also want to consider security features, responsive design options, user experience, the user interface and the customer support system.  Read the full software guide...


Prisync

Prisync 66

(0)

Prisync is a competitor price tracking software for all sizes of e-commerce companies from all around the world. More Information...

MoonClerk

MoonClerk 76

(0)

MoonClerk lets anyone immediately and inexpensively set up branded, embeddable, and linkable recurring online payment forms without any technical skills or coding required. More Information...

Paycadence

Paycadence 28

(0)

Paycadence allows users to send invoices, set up recurring payments, build unlimited custom payment forms, and manage customers. More Information...

Shopify

Shopify 93

(1148)

Shopify is an e-commerce software marketplace which allows users to create beautiful online stores. More Information...

Ecwid

Ecwid 53

(1)

Ecwid is a full-featured shopping cart that can be added to most sites like WordPress, Drupal or Facebook in minutes. More Information...

Volusion

Volusion 54

(29)

Volusion is an online e-commerce solution offering shopping carts and hosting solutions. More Information...

Bigcommerce

Bigcommerce 93

(75)

Bigcommerce is an e-commerce platform with dozens of themes and apps to help get the right look and functionality for online stores. More Information...

PrestaShop

PrestaShop 90

(21)

PrestaShop is a free ecommerce platform for creating an online store. Powering over 200,000 stores, it's no wonder PrestaShop is the leading ecommerce solution! More Information...

Nextopia

Nextopia 76

(4)

Nextopia is an eCommerce site search and navigation solutions. More Information...

Lumiary

Lumiary 35

(0)

Lumiary is a simple CRM and customer segmenting platform for E-commerce and multichannel retailers. We connect with all the major E-commerce platforms. More Information...

LemonStand

LemonStand 88

(13)

LemonStand is an eCommerce platform that enables fast growing brands and the web agencies they work with to create beautiful eCommerce sites that stand out from the crowd. More Information...

Amilia

Amilia 73

(1)

Amilia provides a unique e-commerce platform designed for selling activities, events, classes, memberships, by-products and receiving donations. More Information...

e-Commerce Dashboard

e-Commerce Dashboard 60

(0)

Complete solution to keep an eye on your web store performance in a single place. More Information...

DemoUp

DemoUp 37

(0)

DemoUp is a ecommerce video platform that allows online retailers to integrate thousands of videos completely automated into product pages. More Information...

Yo!Kart

Yo!Kart 67

(0)

Yo!Kart is a multi vendor eCommerce solution that helps eCommerce ventures to launch their online shopping website. It is also known as a startup friendly eCommerce platform. More Information...

Avangate

Avangate 88

(48)

Avangate powers modern Digital Commerce, solving the complexity of online commerce, subscription billing, and global payments for Software, SaaS and Online Services companies. More Information...

BackToCart

BackToCart 28

(1)

This tool provides a solution for eCommerce businesses to recover their abandoned carts. Integrating Shopify shop with Hubspot CRM, and providing tools and detailed analytics More Information...

Lightspeed eCommerce

Lightspeed eCommerce 56

(0)

Get a complete solution for your online store: complete order management, CRM, marketing & reporting tools. Over 40,000 businesses use our system start your free trial today! More Information...

Slatwall

Slatwall 29

(0)

Built from the ground up, Slatwall Commerce's flexible eCommerce platform allows you to respond the new opportunities quickly and with ease. More Information...

REES46

REES46 57

(0)

The smartest way to increase your online store revenue using real customer insights. Set up once and manage all necessary tools with one click. More Information...

inkyROBO

inkyROBO 59

(0)

T-shirt designer software that allows end users to create custom designs on multiple ranges of products easily. More Information...


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SynCommerce

SynCommerce 45

(0)

SynCommerce is a centralized platform that allows online merchants to manage inventory and orders across multiple sales channels such as Shopify, eBay, Etsy, and Amazon. More Information...

Upclick

Upclick 83

(6)

Upclick is the leading E-Commerce platform for subscription billing and SaaS. We provide subscription billing solutions for digital good and software businesses. More Information...

Mydataprovider

Mydataprovider 50

(0)

Mydataprovider is web scraping software that allows customers import products automatically to any e-commerce stores. More Information...

FinestShops

FinestShops 32

(0)

Managed and hosted e-commerce package for retailers and manufacturers who operate without a large IT department and do not have time and experience to do everything in-house. More Information...

Shopaccino

Shopaccino 74

(9)

Shopaccino is a SaaS enabled software where you can create your own e-commerce store and start selling products online. Sign up with 30 days free trail. More Information...

TargetBay

TargetBay 52

(0)

An eCommerce revenue-generation platform which helps improve user generated content, stops cart abandonment, and helps send targeted emails to customers. More Information...


trial/premium
Jallicart

Jallicart 36

(0)

An ideal eCommerce, Shopping Cart & Auction Software platform for a flexible selling experience and to grow your business and increase sales with advanced security features. More Information...

Shopnix

Shopnix 55

(0)

Shopnix is an eCommerce service provider. On sign-up, you get a free eCommerce website with everything you need to be able to sell online. More Information...

WedgeCommerce

WedgeCommerce 30

(0)

Wedgecommerce allows centralizing eCommerce on Salesforce with a beautiful storefront. More Information...


trial/premium
InSales

InSales 30

(0)

InSales includes everything you need to set up your online store and sell online. You can build your e-commerce website, then manage and accept credit card orders. More Information...

Jumpseller

Jumpseller 73

(0)

E-commerce platform with elegant design and intuitive interface. We offer multiple payment gateways, themes, shipping methods to make the most out of your online store. More Information...


trial/premium
Storrea

Storrea 48

(0)

Storrea is a cloud-based e-commerce platform for any business that is currently operating in Bangladesh. A revolutionized way of executing online business from a single place. More Information...


trial/premium
Weebly

Weebly 86

(189)

Weebly is a 'drag-and-drop' high-quality website, blog and e-commerce store builder. More Information...

Register

Register 76

(16)

Register is a web hosting, web design, e-commerce, email, and domain-name registration service. More Information...

AtomCert

AtomCert 25

(1)

Manage and create your certificates efficiently in a UI that won't fight you. Compare from multiple partners and manage your certificates in teams with access controls. More Information...

Squarespace

Squarespace 94

(408)

Squarespace offers a fully-hosted environment for creating and maintaining a website. More Information...

Brand24

Brand24 83

(128)

Brand24 is a reliable, simple and cost-efficient social media monitoring tool that gives you instant access to mentions about your brand across the web. More Information...

Subbly

Subbly 63

(1)

Subbly is a subscription ecommerce platform that makes it super easy, affordable and quick to setup a subscription business online. More Information...

ConverTiger

ConverTiger 29

(0)

ConverTiger lets you see video recordings of what users do on your website - Fix money-leaking issues - Convert them into customers. You need 0$ and less than a minute to start. More Information...


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ChannelReply

ChannelReply 50

(0)

ChannelReply seamlessly integrates your Amazon and eBay messages into Zendesk helping to keep online retailers organized and on track. More Information...

Jellly - JMeter SaaS

Jellly - JMeter SaaS 32

(0)

Jellly is a load testing service dedicated to applications & websites developped in HTTP(s). More Information...

Salsify

Salsify 85

(75)

Salsify is a cloud-based product content management and syndication platform driving sales across ecommerce channels. More Information...

PaySimple Pro

PaySimple Pro 80

(0)

Add simplicity and flow to your business with PaySimple's complete service commerce solution. Accept payments, streamline your billing, sell online, and schedule appointments. More Information...

Assortify

Assortify 25

(0)

Find high margin products with customer demand for your e-commerce store More Information...

Kentico

Kentico 87

(54)

Kentico offers both Kentico EMS, the all-in-one CMS, E-commerce, and Online Marketing platform, and Kentico Cloud, a cloud-first headless CMS and digital experience platform. More Information...

Convert

Convert 66

(0)

The most affordable and fastest enterprise a/b testing and personalization solution for conversion optimization and data driven decisions in high-traffic websites. More Information...

Dialog Insight

Dialog Insight 37

(0)

Easily build responsive emails using our templates. Create and insert your content without any programming ability. Our drag and drop editor gives you all the freedom you need More Information...

Text United

Text United 29

(0)

Text United is a Translation Management System for continuous translation that allows you to translate while you are developing your products and content. More Information...

ConsignCloud

ConsignCloud 38

(0)

ConsignCloud consignment software helps you reimagine how your resale shop manages inventory, engages customers, and grows. More Information...

JigoCloud

JigoCloud 33

(0)

JigoCloud is a cloud based inventory management system with integrated web based POS and eCommerce provider. More Information...

Apphitect Magento 2

Apphitect Magento 2 50

(0)

Apphitect Multi vendor ready-made solution helps create an instant multi vendor marketplace store in Magento 2 with a ready to go package. More Information...

Sender

Sender 48

(0)

Sender makes it easy for e-commerce marketers to send effective email marketing campaigns and drive more revenue. More Information...

Images optimizer

Images optimizer 30

(0)

Useful optimization tool for JPEG, PNG, SVG and GIF images. Decrease file sizes by 70% or more in seconds. More Information...

StoreHippo

StoreHippo 69

(3)

StoreHippo is an ecommerce platform that offers turnkey solution for starting an ecommerce business anywhere across the globe. More Information...

Seller Republic

Seller Republic 35

(0)

Seller Republic is an Amazon Repricer that helps Amazon Sellers manage their pricing strategies to gain Buy Box exposure and to increase sales/profits usually by over 30%. More Information...

Placebag

Placebag 27

(0)

Placebag enables restaurants, clubs, and hospitality brands to provide online ordering on their own website, Facebook account, and an optional downloadable mobile app. More Information...

Funnel.io

Funnel.io 86

(21)

Funnel gathers data from all advertising platforms and connects it with Google Analytics. Funnel allows you to send and visualise this data anywhere you want. More Information...

Astra Security

Astra Security 36

(0)

Astra is a website security suite that protects websites from hackers, bots & 80+ internet threats. We have plugins for WordPress, OpenCart, Magento, Joomla and more. More Information...

All in One Designer

All in One Designer 60

(0)

Complete web to print storefront software for printers. Most intuitive web to print software with most intuitive, capable, and tablet ready web to print design tool. More Information...

Arcadier

Arcadier 34

(0)

Arcadier is the leader in online multi-vendor software technology. Create an online marketplace platform, complete with all the features needed to grow a marketplace. More Information...

ScaleArc

ScaleArc 51

(0)

ScaleArc offers premium database load balancing software solutions that facilitate continuous availability between databases and applications for improved performance. More Information...

Mopinion

Mopinion 54

(0)

Improve the performance, user experience, and increase online sales of your website and mobile apps by collecting, analyzing, and managing online customer feedback. More Information...

Quantum Metric

Quantum Metric 37

(0)

Quantum Metric simplifies discovery of digital customer struggle, helping enterprises identify and prioritize customer experience improvements. More Information...

InfiSecure

InfiSecure 31

(0)

InfiSecure is a bot protection platform. It protects businesses from bot fraud like web scraping, click fraud, price scraping, account hijacking, form spam & comment spam. More Information...

Crozdesk Software Ranking 2017

Crozdesk Icon Top 15 eCommerce Solutions Software in 2017 View All Products

Consumers no longer need to venture out to the main street to buy the products they are after. As such, eCommerce solutions have become increasingly more important for businesses of all sizes, as they offer flexibility and convenience for customers and business owners alike. eCommerce solutions typically cover areas such as online store builders, inventory management, product management and the facilitation of multiple currencies and languages. They can also amplify the reach of your brand, giving you another avenue for marketing, with some vendors offering social media integration, email marketing, and Pay Per Click (PPC) advertising. The following list is an exhaustive roundup of the top eCommerce solutions.

This ranking was published on September 12, 2017. For the most up-to-date Crozscores, user reviews and other information please have a look at the full list of eCommerce Solutions.

1
94%
Squarespace

Squarespace (408)

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Squarespace is an easy website builder that offers comprehensive eCommerce functionalities within an intuitive interface. Both individual and business users alike will appreciate its beautiful templates that are SEO-ready and offer drag-and-drop online store functionality. More Information...

2
94%
Magento

Magento (1)

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A powerful and flexible eCommerce platform, Magento is an open-source, self-hosted, shopping cart software, which lets users control every aspect of their online storefront. Magento also has modules for web design, customer service, SEO, analytics, customer service and more. Perhaps the best thing about Magento is its scalability in terms of new user additions. More Information...

3
93%
Bigcommerce

Bigcommerce (75)

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BigCommerce is an intuitive, all-in-one, hosted eCommerce platform with customizable dashboards. It enables businesses to oversee product management, online payments, orders and a lot more. It comes with social media integration which means customers can purchase products directly from Facebook pages, for instance. More Information...

4
93%
Shopify

Shopify (1148)

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Great for users new to eCommerce, Shopify is a hosted shopping cart platform that lets you set up shop effortlessly. Shopify comes with over 100 store designs so you can get up and running in no time at all. In addition, there are also functionalities for payment processing, inventory management, marketing tools, website-building etc. More Information...

5
90%
PrestaShop

PrestaShop (21)

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An open-source hosted platform, PrestaShop is full-featured and enables users to deploy a website quickly and start adding products. It has excellent training customer service. It also comes with a number of plugins allowing users to add multiple payment providers, change workflows, and track customers. More Information...

6
88%
Avangate

Avangate (48)

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An enterprise software that is used by over 4000 SaaS companies around the world, Avangate emphasizes the value of customer experience. It has advanced solutions such as automatic renewals, subscription billing, and support for payment processing in over 180 countries. More Information...

7
88%
LemonStand

LemonStand (13)

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LemonStand is a fully customizable and scalable eCommerce cloud platform that is great for growing businesses. Characterized by its incredibly clean and user-friendly interface, LemonStand will enable users to take advantage of automated inventory management, social media support, subscriptions, and useful bonus features like unlimited product categories. More Information...

8
86%
Kentico

Kentico (54)

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Kentico is a powerful CMS that also serves drag-and-drop eCommerce solutions that give you full control over your online sales. Kentico has a unique approach towards eCommerce with cross-platform integrations and tailored checkout processes that let you maximise conversions.. More Information...

9
86%
Weebly

Weebly (189)

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A powerful website builder, with Weebly you can create professional-looking websites in no time at all. This robust website builder is free of code making it incredibly easy to use. All you need to is simply drag-and-drop products and pictures into the interface and you will be ready to go. More Information...

10
85%
Salsify

Salsify (75)

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Ensure that your customers find the products they’re after with Salsify, a product content management platform. It can help you build and manage your product content, by letting you manage product attributes, descriptions, categories and more, allowing you to syndicate your content and drive up discoverability. More Information...

11
85%
OpenCart

OpenCart (36)

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Opencart is an open-source self-hosted eCommerce solution, meaning that users can customize it to suit the needs of their business. Through its slick user-friendly interface, users will be able to utilize advanced functionalities, such as over 20 methods of payment, multi-currency support, shipping calculations, backup tools and product reviews. More Information...

12
83%
Upclick

Upclick (6)

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Upclick is an e-commerce platform that prioritizes sales funnel optimization and the product lifecycle. Upclick enables users to utilize A/B testing to optimize checkout workflows, manage pricing at any touchpoint, sell in any language and currency, and affiliate networking solutions that can open avenues to more revenue streams. More Information...

13
76%
Nextopia

Nextopia (4)

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Nextopia is an intuitive search and navigation solution for eCommerce sites. It can ensure that your customers save time by helping them find the product they’re looking for, proving a more satisfying shopping experience. It does this through advanced SKUs, product filters, auto-corrections, auto-fill, category refinements and more. More Information...

14
73%
Amilia

Amilia (1)

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Amilia is an online store builder that specializes in registration and membership management. Great for businesses and clubs alike, Amilia will not only mitigate the time and money spent on administrative work, but it will also give your clients an excellent customer experience by streamlining and centralizing the registration and purchasing process. More Information...

15
72%
Shopaccino

Shopaccino (9)

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Shopaccino is a quick and easy-to-use e-commerce platform that lets users quickly upload products and payment options to start selling as fast as possible. Shopaccino has built in marketing solutions including a Facebook store as well as theme customisation, analytics, inventory management and coupon generation. More Information...


This Software Ranking was published on September 12, 2017. All Crozscores are fixed as of that date.

eCommerce Solutions Software Guide

What is eCommerce Solutions Software?

Ecommerce solutions software are technology applications that help companies successfully launch, run, and manage their own online store. Products in this category usually provide assistance in all areas of eCommerce store building and management, from setting up a storefront to web designing, web hosting, payment processing, marketing, and inventory management.

Different solutions are available for different needs. If you need to list products and set up payments on your existing website, simple shopping cart software would suffice. However, if you want to build an online store from scratch, you might require a fully-featured eCommerce solution. You’ll also find solutions designed specifically to manage multiple online stores from a single place.

Most products enable you to automate tax calculations, upgrade product listings, images and descriptions, categorize products, manage orders, receive payments, monitor inventory levels, collect and organize customer information, and secure data with SSL encryption.

More advanced features include the ability to analyze customer browsing patterns, to provide SEO suggestions, to list related products, and to generate coupon codes. You should also consider factors, such as scalability, integration, mobility, ease of use, and customization capabilities.


Common Features of eCommerce Solutions

2-Factor Authentication Adds an additional layer of security by requiring an extra step in the login process. Usually external devices are required for this or a text message with a verification code is sent to the user when trying to login.
A/B Testing Run split tests for websites, emails, ads and more by serving different versions of the content to different users.
API Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are programmatic intersections with external products or platforms that allow for custom integrations with your own solutions or other solutions you are using.
BitCoin BitCoin support - a digital currency operating independently of a central bank.
Budgeting Planning and tracking capabilities for financial budgets and plans often used to manage funds across different departments or for investor / shareholder oversight.
Calendar Management Manage and update calendars for scheduling or consolidation of events across teams, departments or business functions.
Conversion Tracking Track signups, purchases or user actions to measure the effectiveness of marketing or advertising campaigns. This is often used to optimize inbound or outbound marketing efforts and improve sales conversions through a range of online channels.
Dashboard Dashboards are digital interfaces commonly used to visualise data or give quick access to important features and functions of online platforms. They often serve as an overview gateway in software applications.
Data Export Exporting functionality can be used to streamline the migration of data sets and information across systems, platforms or applications.
Data Import Importing functionality allows you to use data sets from other systems or platforms to cut down on data entry requirements or to more easily migrate records from similar applications you have used in the past.
Data Visualization Data visualization features render a visual interpretation of data sets through the use of charts, infographics and other visual cues generally in form of a reporting dashboard.
External Integrations Integrations with other software products or platforms to improve efficiency and compatibility across systems.
Forecasting Forecast upcoming expenses, sales, revenue, user levels, etc. through the use of predictive methods and past data.
Keyword Tracking Track keywords for Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Search Engine Marketing (SEM) or item tagging purposes.
Marketing Automation Automate marketing processes, such as outreach emails, customer engagement, chat replies through the use of chatbots and others.
Multi-User Supports more than just one user account and generally allows for collaboration with colleagues.
Notifications Includes notification support and sends you alerts with information on important events and other time sensitive instances. For example through push notifications on mobile phones or email notifications.
Order management Manage the fulfilment of sales and orders for goods and services.
PayPal PayPal support allowing for the transfer funds electronically or online payments.
Product Catalog Allows for the digital catalogization of large amounts of products.
SAP Integration Integrates with common SAP services.
Scheduling Schedule tasks, resources, appointments, payments, communications, etc.
Stripe Stripe support as a payment gateway allowing you to accept payments online and via mobile apps.
Third-Party Plugins/Add-Ons Offers additional features or integrations built by third-party developers in form of plugins or add-ons.

Latest User Reviews of eCommerce Solutions

Shopify
Alexander Bickov, -
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BackToCart
Jackob Rothenberg, Sales Manager - Self Employed
"Very useful"

Squarespace
Chad Hamre, Director of Innovation - Meltwater Group
"Great product."

Upclick
Stephanie Boyden, Business Dev - Microsoft
"Great Payment Gateway!"


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