Shopify vs Woocommerce

What’s the best ecommerce platform for you?

From reliable hosting to smooth checkouts and built-in analytics, Shopify has all the features you need to run and grow your business.

Designed with your needs in mind


Stable, scalable hosting

Sell with confidence on Shopify. Our ecommerce platform features unlimited bandwidth and PCI level 1 compliance.

Verified apps

Do more with your store

The Shopify App Store has over 6,000 apps to help manage and grow your business. Every app is reviewed before listing to ensure it meets our requirements.

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Powerful analytics

Use Shopify’s built-in analytics to track your sales and growth. Learn about your best selling products, abandoned carts, and much more.

You’re in control

Build a beautiful store with your choice of over 70 responsive themes and Shopify’s user-friendly interface. No design skills or developers needed.

Award-winning customer support

Connect with Shopify customer support whenever you need assistance. From setup to checkout, Shopify support can help with almost any challenge your business encounters.

“We went from $400 to $4,000/month when we switched from WooCommerce to Shopify.”

Eric Bandholz,

More features, less hassle

Sell in-store and online

Keep your retail and online sales synchronized with Shopify POS. Simplify your billing with everything on one platform.

Get noticed by search engines

Use Shopify's built-in SEO features and automated marketing to drive traffic to your store and stay one step ahead of the competition.

Simplified shipping

Give your customers the best shipping rates automatically while you save money printing shipping labels yourself.

Sell on social media

Turn likes into sales on Facebook and Instagram using Shopify's seamless social media integration.

Get paid quickly and securely

Accept credit cards instantly and without third-party accounts with Shopify Payments.

Inventory management

Manage your entire inventory with Shopify. Track stock counts, and automatically stop selling products when inventory runs out.

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Transparent pricing

For businesses of any size

Basic Shopify

Best for new businesses or online businesses new to in-person selling

$29per month


Best for growing businesses with 1 retail store

$79per month

Advanced Shopify

Best for growing businesses with 2+ retail stores

$299per month

Why choose Shopify?

  • Reliable uptime
  • Verified apps
  • Powerful Analytics
  • User-friendly interface
  • Award-winning support

Learn more about Shopify

Compare Shopify

See how Shopify compares to other platforms

Shopify Community

Learn from Shopify merchants on our forums

Shopify Help Center

Find answers to all your Shopify questions fast

Page last updated December 2018