The leading ecommerce website builder

Our powerful ecommerce software gives you all the features you need to build an online store, but BigCommerce is much more than a website builder. We give you the tools to streamline your online business so you can focus on what you do best — selling.

Build a beautiful ecommerce website

Create a fully customised, responsive online store that speaks to your customers and showcases your products.

Choose a fast ecommerce template

Showcase your brand and products with our beautiful, responsive templates and drag-and-drop Page Builder visual editor. Choose from high-converting online store themes optimised for fast page-load across devices and designed especially for major ecommerce industries. Plus, our themes include Akamai Image Manager to automatically optimise each image for browser and device, at no extra cost to you.

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Customise your website

Our highly customisable platform lets you create the perfect shopping experience more easily and quickly than any other website builder. Build a store with code-free updates, or work with a developer to customise any aspect of your website’s design and shopping cart. Professional developers prefer BigCommerce because we let you use common languages and test your website design before publishing. 

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Focus on selling with a hosted ecommerce website

Our rock-solid ecommerce hosting has a 99.99% average uptime — and a 100% Cyber 5 uptime three years running. State-of-the-art security ensures your store is PCI compliant so you can focus on retailing to your customers.

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Migrate your store and import products

We make it easy to replatform from any other ecommerce solution, and have migrated over 20,000 stores to BigCommerce. Use our bulk product import/export or tap our dedicated in-house catalogue transfer team for expert help moving your store. Whether you're a small business or established brand, we make it easy for you to switch to BigCommerce.

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One-on-one launch services

Accelerate your success with BigCommerce Launch Services. Whether you’re looking to set up your store for the first time, improve and optimise the store you’re already using, or start selling on new channels, our launch services team is your best resource. With one-on-one support and expertise we'll help you get it right the first time and get back your day.

Manage your ecommerce website

Run your entire business from the BigCommerce control panel.

Get a full-featured ecommerce CMS

Use our comprehensive CMS to effortlessly manage products and categories, add and edit pages, or launch a blog with no additional software needed. Seamlessly offer customers product options, each with its own SKU, price and images.

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Manage your store from your phone

The BigCommerce mobile app lets you manage orders, view customer details, and access key performance metrics for running your business on-the-go. Keep tabs on performance trends and KPIs and get push notifications to stay on top of new orders.

Accept payments from leading providers

Unlike other ecommerce platforms, BigCommerce doesn’t penalise you for using your preferred payment gateway. We support leading providers such as PayPal powered by Braintree, Stripe, Apple Pay, Pay with Amazon and dozens more — all with low rates.

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Manage orders and inventory

Our powerful control panel lets you process and fulfill orders end to end from a single location. Manage inventory at the product option level so you can always provide accurate information to customers and maintain the right amount of stock in your shopping cart solution.

Increase sales across your channels

Simplify multi-channel selling so your shoppers can buy when and how they want.

Sell more on all your channels

We’re the only platform that lets you sync your inventory with Facebook, Pinterest, eBay, Amazon and Square POS to process all your orders from a single location. Sell on social media, marketplaces, and everywhere else your shoppers already visit.

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Convert mobile shoppers

BigCommerce’s mobile cart conversion is up to 3x higher than the industry average because we offer responsive designs and the latest mobile selling features. Our one-page checkout reduces friction and lets shoppers buy using PayPal, Apple Pay and other mobile payment solutions on your ecommerce store. In fact, accepting PayPal can improve checkout conversion by up to 44%.

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Loaded with marketing features

Your ecommerce website is search engine optimization friendly out of the box, enabling you to increase organic traffic and spend your marketing dollars elsewhere. Integrations with email providers, Google Shopping and other marketing channels help you reach more shoppers with less effort — and engage the 30% of online shoppers who buy weekly.

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Optimised for conversion

We don’t just help you drive more traffic — we empower you to get more sales out of the traffic you already have. Our built-in conversion features include one-page checkout, an abandoned cart saver, faceted search and many more.

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Streamline your operations

Increase efficiency and win back time with our scalable, extensible ecommerce platform.


Use the best ecommerce tools

BigCommerce has some of the leading ecommerce tools on the market already built into our platform. Right from our control panel, you can use ShipperHQ and ShipStation for shipping, Avalara for tax automation, and more.

Integrate with leading applications

Our pre-built apps and integrations with leading third-party providers let you make the most of our powerful platform without skipping a beat. Connect your online store with solutions for ERP, CRM, 3PL and much more.

Find the apps you need

Build custom solutions using our ecommerce APIs

Customise any aspect of your business or integrate any third-party tool using our powerful APIs. Our open API architecture makes it easy to build the exact solutions you need to streamline operations and expand your capabilities.

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Get world-class support

Get expert help 24/7, with premium services available for Enterprise merchants.

Migration and onboarding help

Switching platforms or launching a new store can feel overwhelming, but we dramatically simplify the process. You have access to our onboarding phone team and catalogue transfer services, and Enterprise plans include a dedicated consultant.

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Support when and how you need it

We offer 24/7 support via phone, email and chat. Our phone support is second to none, with nearly 90% of issues resolved on the first call. Find answers fast with our in-depth support documentation, videos, and peer-to-peer Community.

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Dedicated account management

Our Enterprise plans come equipped with dedicated account managers, giving you access to custom business advice and priority support. Their outstanding service has helped us earn a 99% retention rate for customers they assist.

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Connect with certified professionals

Whether you want to refine your store’s design, improve your marketing or build a custom software integration, a BigCommerce Partner can help.

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