It has been powering 35,000 online stores in 172 countries since 2005.
35,000 entrepreneurs in 172 countries have chosen CS-Cart for their businesses since 2005. The major part of our customers live and work in the US, the UK, Germany, Canada, and Australia. But CS-Cart is also trusted in distant, exotic corners of the world. Before opening their online stores, all our customers were on the cross road with an important question—what shopping platform to choose.
CS-Cart ships with 500 e-commerce features and a pre-built mobile-friendly storefront theme that you can visually customize. You can hardly imagine a feature CS-Cart software doesn’t have. When you get CS-Cart, you can start selling literally on the same day: no need to expand ecommerce functionality with add-ons or modifications. But if you do realize you need something CS-Cart doesn’t offer out of the box, you’ll definitely find what you need on the CS-Cart Marketplace.
CS-Cart features a straightforward admin panel. All the menus are conveniently placed and any setting is maximum 3 clicks away. You’ll get familiar with the CS-Cart admin panel in a couple of hours and then teach your managers without too much effort.
We release 6 upgrades per year in average. Patch releases fix issues and minor (or major) releases both fix issues and add new features. We keep CS-Cart up to date, protected from hackers, and compatible with the latest server technologies. And we always have plans for the future: check them out in the CS-Cart roadmap. We guarantee that your CS-Cart ecommerce store won’t ever be left behind.
Got into trouble with your store? The video lessons didn’t help? Don’t worry, our tech support team is here. Our support engineers are true professionals—they know CS-Cart inside out and react fast no matter where you live. Our tech support is not free. You’ll have to spend support credits to get certain kinds of assistance. But you always can get free support on the official CS-Cart forum. Our friendly community will be happy to accept you.
CS-Cart has a powerful built-in marketing system: promotions to give bonuses to your customers, reward points to keep your customers close, cross-selling tools to increase the average bill, call requests to simplify product ordering and get leads, the multi-store feature to easily open more stores. And there are many more. With our ecommerce tools , you devote your time to the marketing strategy, not to feature development.
In free eCommerce solutions, vulnerabilities can stay for years—nobody fixes them. And hackers know how to break through. CS-Cart is totally protected against hackers. If we ever find a vulnerability, we fix it within 3 days. With CS-Cart you can be one hundred percent sure that you are protected against any hacks.
You don’t need special knowledge to manage your CS-Cart internet store. The admin interface is straightforward: most settings are maximum 3 clicks away. To master CS-Cart even faster, we created for you detailed documentation and video lessons with step-by-step instructions on managing CS-Cart. These resources will help you find answers to 90% of your questions. Leave the rest 10% for our technical support.
People hate slow websites. If a store page doesn’t load in 3 seconds, the customer will leave. Probably forever. That’s not about CS-Cart. Our shopping cart software is in the Google’s green zone—92 speed points out of 100. It means CS-Cart is really fast. And it can be boosted even to 95 points if you tweak your server right. Not only internet surfers, but also search engines love fast websites. This means your CS-Cart online shop will appear on the first page of search results.
Thanks to powerful built-in SEO tools and excellent performance optimization, web stores on CS-Cart get to the top of the search results in a couple of months. You don’t even need to hire a SEO specialist: just write nice products descriptions, compose your company story, fill in meta right in the admin panel and you’ll definitely get more customers.
Once you buy CS-Cart—it’s all yours. You own it like you own a house and a car. No monthly payments. You have access to all the functionality: turn it off and on when you need it, add more features, and decide when to upgrade. CS-Cart is yours unlike SaaS solutions.
CS-Cart has an open source code. It means you can adapt our shopping cart software to any needs: develop more features, your own storefront theme, integrate with new payment and shipping services, and more. CS-Cart is LEGO for a skilled developer—hire one and construct an online store of your dream.
CS-Cart has everything you need to start your online business. But if you can’t find a feature you need out of the box, hire a developer to add it. Development for the CS-Cart ecommerce platform costs less that for other solutions. It is so because CS-Cart has a clean and easy-to-understand architecture. That’s why developers make modifications faster, which means cheaper.
Open the web browser and search for any e-commerce software on the Internet. You’ll see that all the web shop platforms out there promise you pots of money and swarms of customers. But they usually don’t tell you what exactly in their solutions will help you earn more money and attract more customers.
We know how exactly CS-Cart helps you sell. CS-Cart is a freaking awesome selling machine: sell on eBay, Facebook, and Google, embed your store to other websites as a widget, add testimonials and product reviews, increase average bill with cross-selling tools, track abandoned carts, create promotions, launch email marketing, create a blog, optimize your store for search engines, edit the look and feel of your webshop pages without coding, manage the store easily with a convenient and straightforward admin panel, open an unlimited number of extra storefronts, manage product options, features, and filters, sell downloadable products, update your catalogue in a few clicks, offer your customers over 70 payment methods and 8 world’s most trusted carriers, increase conversion rate thanks to a fast mobile-friendly storefront. And this is not the full list of the CS-Cart’s selling features