WooCommerce Growth Among Internet Retailers Impressive
Who said WordPress wasn't a viable solution for e-commerce businesses? OK, lots of people did (myself included) but it seems that there are plenty of Internet retailers that are using the platform for exactly that.
Practical eCommerce reported this week that WordPress e-commerce plugin WooCommerce had nearly 260,000 active sites indexed with Web profiling tool BuiltWith. For those of you keeping tracking at home (or in your office
BuiltWith reports that the number of e-commerce sites using WooCommerce has grown an astounding 452 percent since May of last year. While it has taken hold so much on the top 10,000 sites, it has shown marked gain among the top 100,000, and as you can see in the chart below from BuiltWith, has experienced phenomenal growth among the top 1 million sites.
WooCommerce Usage Statistics (via BuiltWith)