95-Point Checklist for Your Webstore eCommerce Platform Migration

Webstore Platform Migration Made Easy

Are you considering upgrading your current online store to a more advanced platform? Are you scared of the journey ahead?

This 95-point checklist provides a framework for you to ensure you don’t miss any details and have a successful migration.

95 Point Checklist for Your eCommerce Platform Migration

Overview

  1. Platform Selection. Validate the target platform vs. your core retail processes
  2. General Store Configuration
  3. Product catalog migration
  4. Storefront style and content
  5. Checkout process
  6. Customs and orders data migration, validation and data QA
  7. Informational and policies pages
  8. Third party sites and services Integration
  9. SEO- Domain, URL, and metadata
  10. Social media content and integration
  11. Data and reporting business rules
  12. Customer communication and proactive customer care

And many more!

What is your next eCommerce Platform?

Every month thousands of merchants migrate their online store for a variety of reasons.

Here are statistics about the 10 most popular eCommerce platforms migration provided by Datanyze. The table below presents the data for May 2017 and it is based on the eCommerce websites listed on Alexa.

Technology Added Dropped Difference
PrestaShop 30,588 358 30,230
WooCommerce 26,163 20,715 5,448
Shopify 20,177 1,180 18,997
Virtuemart 12,031 23,990 -11,959
xt:Commerce 10,163 8 10,155
Ecwid 8,539 248 8,291
WooCommerce 2.6 4,280 58,354 -54,074
Magento 3,437 4,081 -644
BigCommerce 2,998 153 2,845
Volusion 2,674 77 2,597
To start a dialog about your next eCommerce initiative