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A free and an open source e-commerce shopping cart system
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What is OpenCart?

It is an online store management system. It is PHP-based, using a MySQL database and HTML components. Support is provided for different languages and currencies. It is freely available under the GNU General Public License.
OpenCart is a tool in the Ecommerce category of a tech stack.

Who uses OpenCart?

356 companies reportedly use OpenCart in their tech stacks, including,, and

99 developers on StackShare have stated that they use OpenCart.

OpenCart Integrations

MySQL, PHP, WordPress,, and CoinPayments are some of the popular tools that integrate with OpenCart. Here's a list of all 31 tools that integrate with OpenCart.

OpenCart's Features

  • Multi-Store
  • Back-up and restore

OpenCart Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to OpenCart?
WooCommerce is the most popular WordPress eCommerce plugin. And it's available for free. Packed full of features, perfectly integrated into your self-hosted WordPress website.
Shopify powers tens of thousands of online retailers including General Electric, Amnesty International, CrossFit, Tesla Motors, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Foo Fighters, GitHub, and more. Our platform allows users to easily and quickly create their own online store without all the technical work involved in developing their own website, or the huge expense of having someone else build it. Shopify lets merchants manage all aspects of their shops: uploading products, changing the design, accepting credit card orders, and viewing their incoming orders and completed transactions.
Magento Community Edition is perfect if you’re a developer who wants to build your own solution with flexible eCommerce technology. You can modify the core code and add a wide variety of features and functionality.
PrestaShop is written in PHP, is highly customizable, supports all the major payment services, is translated in many languages and localized for many countries, and is fully responsive (both front- and back-office).
The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
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OpenCart's Followers
112 developers follow OpenCart to keep up with related blogs and decisions.