Magento vs. Shopify: Different Profiles of Ecommerce
Magento and Shopify are two powerful platforms working for the needs of the ecommerce market.
Though operating in the same industry, these two solutions were developed in different ways. In this article, we will determine the current market position of each platform and consider their future perspectives.
In our study, we performed a comparative analysis of web stores that run either on the Shopify or Magento ecommerce platforms. All the data was obtained from the according BuiltWith databases.
Our research explores five website parameters:
- Alexa Top 1 Mln rating positions;
- The profiles of products in catalogs;
- Average prices per product types;
- Countries and languages of the studied stores.
Some of the above parameters are provided by Builtwith as it is, while others are derived from the representative samples build upon the related Magento and Shopify databases.