X-Cart: PHP shopping cart software for e-commerce web-sites.

PHP eCommerce platform

Free shopping cart software & solutions for high‑performing online stores

  • Since 2001
    Global eCommerce software pioneer, on the market for more than 14 years
  • GMV$2,000,000,000 +
    Gross Merchandise Volume of X‑Cart merchants in 2014
  • 33 000 +
    Online Stores in 111 countries around the world

Why choose X‑Cart?

Easy to use, easy to maintain, easy to modify

Awesome Design Templates
Get your store up and running fast — without breaking the bank. Take a peek at all the great design templates we offer, then choose your fave and start customizing.
Excellent cost of ownership
All you pay is a one-time licensing fee! No fee for transactions, no large monthly fees, no sneaky add-on fees like you get with “free” software. When you want an upgrade, simply press one button and the software updates automatically.
Fast & Secure
X‑Cart is the only PCI DSS compliant software you can run on your own server. It works on any hosting, even a shared one, while featuring industry leading security — naturally!
Great community
There's a very active community of many developers and e-commerce industry professionals. They address and solve loads of questions daily based on the real-world experience of actual online business.
Open source PHP code
Open source means full control over everything for you. Add extra features now or in a year or two as your online business grows - no problem!
Technological Marvel
For you, it means smart and hassle-free performance. For your developer, it translates to faster work, easier maintenance and scalability plus helpful documentation — all of which are easier on your pocket!
Access hundreds of add-ons via the Marketplace which is built right into your store admin area. Any developer can publish work there, and you can install it with one click—right from your website!
Bootstrap-based responsive design for optimal performance on all types of devices, from cell and tablet to widescreen desktop out of the box.

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Sell Online. Anything. Anywhere.

X‑Cart knows how and much more.
All at the right price and under your complete control.

33,000 Online Stores Around the World Use X‑Cart

Join the legions of businesses around the globe that rely on X‑Cart as their ecommerce platform of choice

  • I think that the software has allowed for our products to be displayed really beautifully. Our customers can see the products clearly and the shopping experience is seamless. It is easy to work with X-Cart and it allows my business the flexibility to grow in any direction we would like.

Read about the totally revamped X-Cart

4.6.6: Simplify Commerce by Mastercard, Sage Pay API update, Universal Analytics, VAT exemption for the users with VAT ID
Today we release new versions of both X-Cart 4 and X-Cart 5 classic. And though little time passed from the release of 4.6.5, the developers working on X-Cart 4 Classic managed to do a lot. In addition to the new features listed in the title, they also implemented a number of other improvements: the "identifier exists" attribute for "Google Shopping", the built-in Database Backup no longer depends on the SOAP, AvaTax (real-time tax calculation) fixed to work correctly for the "anonymous" customers.
Today we release new versions of both X-Cart 4 Classic and X-Cart 5. So many features are ready! Prepare a cup of coffee, as this is going to be a long read.
In the last post in X-Cart blog I was helping you take first steps in the eCommerce SEO. We've discussed a few basic and important tips that will help you improve your store's visibility. One of them was optimizing every bit of content that appears on your website. Indeed, content optimization is one of the biggest factors when it comes to SEO tactics. That's why today's post will be just about creating content that is both user and search engine friendly.