Store Software Selector
The one-stop resource for finding the right E-Commerce system.
In order to make it easier for you to find the correct product, they have been grouped
approximate price bands for a 100 item Web store. The prices given are examples -
in most cases there is a range of pricing options and you should check with the supplier.
The facilities offered by each product will, of course vary.
All-in 1 : Complete integrated solution
Hosted : Runs on server\hosted server
Server : Requires your own Web server.
Linked : Links from your site to host.
Suitable for all
Intermediate : Some experience useful
Advanced : Not for beginners
Freemerchant.com. US. All-in-1,
Outstanding complete E-Commerce solution
BigStep.com, US, Easy Free
Budget ( Under $100 or £30/mth)
Multiactive Software. CD. Hosted, Easy/Intermediate $99
MonsterCart.com. US. Linked, Intermediate, Transaction-based ($0.15)
Netstores Shopping Cart
Fishbone Communications. US. Linked, Intermediate $50, Mth + $395 setup.
Durham Web Design. UK. Hosted, Intermediate, 60GBPQuickestore.com
Server, Easy/Intermediate $99
InterClient Corporation. CA.Hosted, Easy $49.95,
Shop On-Line. NZ. Linked, Intermediate, $15 NZ/mth
CNET. US. All-in-1/Linked, Easy/Intermediate $70
ShopWizard. UK. Hosted/Linked, Intermediate 99GBP setup/20 per month.
Virtual Focus Inc.. US. Linked, Intermediate $30/Month
Ziron Multimedia. US. Hosted, Intermediate $89
Mid-Priced ($100 - $ 500 or $31-$100/mth)
Oakland Group Inc. US. Linked, Intermediate $29-49 mth $149-199 setup
Createastore.com. US. All-In-1,Easy, $100/mth
Crested Butte Software. US. Hosted, (Unix). Easy/Intermediate $379
Multiactive Software. CD. Hosted, Intermediate $449.95
EStore Builder (for Drumbeat 2000)
Elemental Software. US. Server-based (NT), $ Advanced
ICat Commerce Cart
A division of Intel. US. Hosted, Intermediate $9.95-$250 per month
LinkExchange(MSN). US. Linked, Intermediate. £150 setup & £35 (or 2%) per month.
Rich Media Technologies. US. Hosted, Advanced, £249
BIT Software. US.All-in-1, $75/mthEasy/Intermediate.
Red Lazer Technologies Inc.. US. Hosted, Easy/Intermediate $199.95,
Hip Hip Software. US. All-in-1, Easy/intermediate $79.95-$599.95 monthly
Point.co.uk. UK. Hosted, .Intermediate 299 GBP/70.
Oakland Group Inc. US. Hosted, Intermediate/Advanced, $389
The Floyd Consultancy. UK. Hosted, Intermediate/Advanced $199
ShopWizard. UK. Hosted/Linked, Intermediate £299/ £70
Ecommercesoft. US. Hosted, Easy/Intermediate/Adv $100/per month
Websoft Inc.. US. Server-based, Intermediate £495
RDC Software. US. Hosted (Unix), Advanced $175
Higher-Priced ($500+ or $100+ /mth)
Hypermedia Corp. US. Server-based (NT), Advanced $995
InterShop 4 Enterprise
Intershop Communications. US. Server-based (NT/Solaris), Advanced $500+
Accesspoint Corp. US. All-in-1, Easy/Intermediate Costs N/A
NetResults Corp. US. Server-Based (NT), Intermediate/Advanced $995
Safesale.com, All-In-1, Intermediate/Advanced $1495.
Mercantec. US. Server-Based, Advanced.
Yahoo.com. US. All-In-1, Easy $300/mth
PDG Software. Server-Based, Intermediate $750
Ecommercesoft. US. Advanced, Enterprise.
Netpoint Ltd. Israel. Server-based, Enterprise £500+