What is WooCommerce?

WooCommerce is an open-source plugin for WordPress. Combining the massive footprint of WordPress with their bespoke e-commerce plugin, WooCommerce brings you the best of a major platform and focused development. Woocommerce was first released in 2011 and quickly became popular thanks to its simplicity and customisable nature. 

WooCommerce is freely available with some premium content reserved for paid subscriptions. It is used by a large number of high-traffic websites with their 2019 market share accounting for 22% of the top 1 million eCommerce sites. To date, WooCommerce is used on 1,296,332 websites

WooCommerce has incredible potential. Based on the WordPress platform, this is one of the biggest players in the e-commerce game. 

Which companies use WooCommerce?

As WooCommerce is on the WordPress platform there is no shortage of big names using their capabilities. Tech Crunch, Sony, Disney, Playstation and Bloomberg are just the tip of the iceberg with many more using WordPress and WooCommerce to reach a global audience.

What are the advantages of using WooCommerce?

WooCommerce is user-friendly and easily adaptable. Users will find the process easy to set up with an online store only 10 minutes away. It has a wide selection of themes and add-ons to tailor your site to your needs. This means whether you’re tech-savvy, or tech-scared, you’ll find the perfect fit for you on this platform. 

Given WooCommerce experience, it is a platform that is constantly learning and updating. Some of the numbers at the time of writing include 1,923 themes, 330 extensions and over 1,000 plugins. There are also premium themes on offer for paid subscriptions. This vast collection ensures that whether you need a tool for bookings, shipping information, or membership control, there is a solution for you. 

Fifteen’s WooCommerce Developers

Our in-house experts are constantly up to speed with the latest developments of this high-powered e-commerce platform. Get in touch with us to talk about your WooCommerce project.