Magento or WooCommerce? That is the Question

Posted By on Sep 15, 2014 |


If your business requires e-commerce web development then we offer a number of options for your business to consider.

The two most popular e-commerce platforms we recommend are WooCommerce (WordPress) and Magento.

 

E-Commerce Web DevelopmentFor online stores with simple to intermediate e-commerce requirements WooCommerce can be a very effective solution. WooCommerce does require the free WordPress platform. The advantages of using WooCommerce are numerous. It is free. It is relatively easy to learn and deploy and integrates into your WordPress website. Adding products to your catalogue is simple with a number of default product types such as simple, grouped and variable (options such as size and colour) It is also much easier than Magento to customise the e-commerce pages.  Read more…

 

Magento Web DevelopmentMagento is the eCommerce software platform for growth. It is the behemoth of online store platforms. Its modular architecture and unprecedented flexibility means your business is no longer constrained by your eCommerce platform. Magento tends to be utilised for online stores with larger product lines – say 500+ products and for this size of store this platform will generally be most suitable.  Read more…

 

WooCommerce

  • Free
  • Ease of Use
  • Features
  • Lots of Products
  • Complicated Products
  • Complete Solution
  • Scaleability
  • Deployment Cost
  • Customisation 
  • Set-up Speed
More

Magento

  • Free
  • Ease of Use
  • Features
  • Lots of Products
  • Complicated Products
  • Complete Solution
  • Scaleability
  • Deployment Cost
  • Customisation 
  • Set-up Speed
More

We will review with you a number of criteria to help you decide on the most suitable solution for your your business for example:

  • Number of product lines
  • Product variants
  • Current state of product data
  • Features required
  • Technical capabilities of administrators
  • Web hosting requirements