This is an excerpt and link to a great article by TOM EWER, Themeisle Contributor, on the merits of e-commerce leaders Shopify vs. Woocommerce.
Which hosting provider to choose, what domain to purchase, which theme to pick – setting up a website can require a seemingly endless number of choices. Even more so when we’re talking about an e-commerce site, since then you have to make yet another crucial choice: Shopify vs WooCommerce.
There are, of course, plenty of other options available besides these two, but that’s not what we’re here to discuss. Shopify and WooCommerce are two of the most popular ones, and we’re here to pit them against each other.