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Free and open-source


Free and open-source

  • . nopCommerce is a great example of an open-source product. It is transparent and open for input from developers from all over the world. The product is developed and supported by the professional team since 2008.
  • .The best thing about nopCommerce is that it really is free: there are no hidden fees or any other traps.
  • .nopCommerce has been downloaded more than 3,000,000 times.
  • .The active developer community has more than 250,000 members.
  • .Our repository at GitHub is public. It allows you to get the latest version of nopCommerce in real time. You can follow daily nopCommerce developments and improvements and get the latest patches without waiting for the next release.

Source code


Source code

  • . Today nopCommerce is the leading ASP.NET based open-source eCommerce platform.
  • . nopCommerce runs on .NET Core 2.2. Hence it's cross platform (can be run on Windows, Linux or Mac).
  • . We always try to keep nopCommerce running on the latest technologies to offer the best experience possible to our users.
  • . nopCommerce architecture follows well-known software patterns and the best security practices.
  • . The source code is fully customizable. Pluggable architecture makes it easy to develop custom functionality and follow any business requirements.
  • . Clear and detailed documentation for developers will help you start with nopCommerce easily.

The advantages of working


The advantages of working with nopCommerce

  • . An official skill recognition with our certified developer program. Obtaining the certified specialist badge will make you or your agency more marketable, and give you more prestige in the nopCommerce community.
  • . Thousands of integrations with payment, shipment, and marketing automation software on our marketplace. You can also upload and sell your own plugins there.
  • . nopCommerce has rich features and really great performance out of the box. It’s also fully compatible with Azure and web farms.
  • . Free support for developers on community forums and premium support services from nopCommerce core developers.
  • . The platform is safe and secure, and has had only one security patch since its launch in 2008.
  • . Promote your services via nopCommerce channels and get access to new clients with our solution partnership program.



Scott Hanselman

nopCommerce is a fantastic open-source, stable, and super extensible eCommerce platform based on cross-platform .NET Core! It's perfect for any size business.

Scott Hanselman (@shanselman) Principal Community Architect, Microsoft Podcast: https://hanselminutes.com/shows

nopCommerce has an enterprise-level architecture - a very strong example of what a .NET developer should be looking at the front-end, business logic, mid-tier, and database level.

John Baluka (@JohnBaluka) Software developer, Coach for Microsoft Channel 9