Best commercial eCommerce store builder is free now

Thousands of companies of all sizes, from startups to Enterprise, use CS‑Cart software for running an online store. CS-Cart now comes in a free edition: it's a free shopping cart, which stays professional, flexible, and feature-rich.

Build a free website with shopping cart based on the professional open source eCommerce platform that has been successfully powering online businesses for 17 years.

Most powerful store builder platform


Free shopping carts usually don't have much functionality out of the box. It's not about CS-Cart store builder. CS-Cart store builder is a free shopping cart that comes with over 500 features and store owners can add even more functionality with ready add-ons from our Marketplace.

Production-ready code

Proven over the years commercial platform code. All functionality is tested, the code passes code review. CS-Cart store builder is based on a popular technology stack that includes PHP, Smarty and other libraries. And the platform's code is clear and easy to understand. Not to mention that it's completely secure.

Learning and documentation

The documentation is constantly updated. Video tutorials and courses for developers are available as well. You can be 100% sure that you will have all the education you need to start developing an online store on our free shopping cart software.

Huge experience

live stores on CS-Cart
countries companies choose CS-Cart
In 170
years in e-commerce

CS-Cart has helped 50,000 companies worldwide to successfully build and grow their online business

The largest all-in-one marketplace in India with 28 million products.

• 28 million products
• 350,000 sellers
A fashion house and retailer in London, whose garments have been worn by Beyonce, Gigi Hadid, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, and the Kardashians.
The most "delicious" marketplace in Great Britain selling artisan food.
A Wikipedia for farmers with its own marketplace, where people can search for anything related to agricultural production and buy it online.
A British marketplace for apparel that unites offline retailers and helps them gain presence and brand awareness.
A community with a big and important mission—to reduce plastic waste by creating an alternative global recycling system.

CS-Cart's Ecosystem

More than just eCommerce software. It's a complete environment for creating and successfully managing your online store.

Set up basic settings and customize the look, get additional add-ons from our marketplace

Install CS-Cart using the step-by-step wizard

CS-Cart Store Builder

Make project on CS-Cart
flash and easy

One-click installation via
Softaculous is a popular auto-installer that simplifies the installation process by automating the entire process, making it easy for anyone to set up an online store without needing advanced technical skills.
Installation through recommended hosting sites
We recommend hosting sites that are pre-configured and optimized specifically for CS-Cart. These reliable solutions will help to ensure that your store operates efficiently and provide a smooth shopping experience for your customers.
Self-Downloading and Installation

There is 3 ways to start

Need more for a larger project?

CS-Cart Store Builder Plus


Content Delivery Network

Stores and warehouses

Unlimited number of B2C storefronts

CS-Cart Store Builder Ultimate

Add products in bulk

Close storefronts

Hide prices

Personal prices for purchasers

Multiple users in one customer account

Fast order creation in the admin
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