Compare Blurb, Vistaprint, Shopify, and BigCommerce

Pricing

 
Basic
$29
/ per month
Standard
$29.95
/ per month
 
Professional
$79
/ per month
Plus
$79.95
/ per month
 
unlimited
$299
/ per month
Pro
249.95
/ per month
 
Enterprise
Custom
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Blurb
Free Trial Unavailable
Vistaprint
Free Trial Unavailable
Shopify
Basic
$29/ per month
Professional
$79/ per month
unlimited
$299/ per month
Free Trial Unavailable
BigCommerce
Standard
$29.95/ per month
Plus
$79.95/ per month
Pro
249.95/ per month
Enterprise
Custom
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.0
8.8
8.7
8.4
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.7
8.9
8.8
8.4
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
8.7
8.7
8.2
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.9
8.8
8.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.9
8.7
8.4
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.8
8.8
8.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.8
7.5
8.6
8.1
Meets Requirements
Blurb
9.0
Vistaprint
8.8
Shopify
8.7
BigCommerce
8.4
Ease of Use
Blurb
9.7
Vistaprint
8.9
Shopify
8.8
BigCommerce
8.4
Ease of Setup
Blurb
Not enough data available
Vistaprint
8.7
Shopify
8.7
BigCommerce
8.2
Ease of Admin
Blurb
Not enough data available
Vistaprint
8.9
Shopify
8.8
BigCommerce
8.4
Quality of Support
Blurb
8.9
Vistaprint
8.7
Shopify
8.4
BigCommerce
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Blurb
Not enough data available
Vistaprint
8.8
Shopify
8.8
BigCommerce
8.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Blurb
8.8
Vistaprint
7.5
Shopify
8.6
BigCommerce
8.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
66.7%
63.6%
81.4%
79.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.7%
25.4%
12.7%
14.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
16.7%
11.0%
5.9%
5.4%
Blurb
Small-Business
66.7%
Mid-Market
16.7%
Enterprise
16.7%
Vistaprint
Small-Business
63.6%
Mid-Market
25.4%
Enterprise
11.0%
Shopify
Small-Business
81.4%
Mid-Market
12.7%
Enterprise
5.9%
BigCommerce
Small-Business
79.8%
Mid-Market
14.8%
Enterprise
5.4%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Education Management
13.3%
Marketing and Advertising
11.3%
Retail
21.7%
Retail
17.8%
 
Writing and Editing
6.7%
Computer Software
5.5%
Marketing and Advertising
8.8%
Marketing and Advertising
7.1%
 
Professional Training & Coaching
6.7%
Retail
4.3%
Apparel & Fashion
7.2%
Apparel & Fashion
6.6%
 
Photography
6.7%
Information Technology and Services
4.3%
Consumer Goods
5.0%
Internet
4.1%
 
Marketing and Advertising
6.7%
Higher Education
3.8%
Internet
4.5%
Information Technology and Services
3.3%
 
Other
60.0%
Other
70.7%
Other
52.8%
Other
61.2%
Blurb
Education Management
13.3%
Writing and Editing
6.7%
Professional Training & Coaching
6.7%
Photography
6.7%
Marketing and Advertising
6.7%
Other
60.0%
Vistaprint
Marketing and Advertising
11.3%
Computer Software
5.5%
Retail
4.3%
Information Technology and Services
4.3%
Higher Education
3.8%
Other
70.7%
Shopify
Retail
21.7%
Marketing and Advertising
8.8%
Apparel & Fashion
7.2%
Consumer Goods
5.0%
Internet
4.5%
Other
52.8%
BigCommerce
Retail
17.8%
Marketing and Advertising
7.1%
Apparel & Fashion
6.6%
Internet
4.1%
Information Technology and Services
3.3%
Other
61.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Christina H.
User in Commercial Real Estate

I absolutely love Blurb and the high quality books that it has helped me to make for both work and pleasure. The system is super easy to use and does not need a lot of time to start flying through the process of making the books and magazines.

Kristin H.
User in Higher Education

VistaPrint is a good all-in-one solution for people who are trying to get a business off the ground, and need an easy way to start the branding process. It's easy to use so that even the less web-savvy among us can quickly set up a website, business cards,...

Tom N.
User in Publishing

To preface, I have a background in consulting for eCommerce store owners and have also launched my own web successful web store (using Shopify). Shopify is my #1 recommended eCommerce solution for any online merchant that doesn't require an extensive...

Andrew D. G.
User in Retail

1) It works, uptime is great 2) It's highly scalable for small cost focused start-ups which can start at low cost and develop their eCommerce store look and features as their business and experience develops 3) There are many seamless applications, tons...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Individual & Family Services

Lately, since they've begun to be more popular, they have been making mistakes on the printing, specifically with the quality of it. Some come out with missing pages, others with ink spots or lines, etc. And they seem to not be as good at replacing the...

G2 User in Staffing and Recruiting

I've grown to not like discount providers because I end up looking for promotional coupons just to make sure I have the best deal.

James D.
User

Needed to add to many plugins to make it like professionals and the SEO was iffy. Even though it was nice designs a lot where very general to bring it to the next level.

Bradley J. M.
Administrator

Giving prospect the impression that they are web designer and code writers. Spending 3500 bucks because the above is untrue. BC involves third parties for everything Asian customer service, never the same guy twice. Paying 2% of sales AND paying a...

 
Blurb
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Christina H.
User in Commercial Real Estate

I absolutely love Blurb and the high quality books that it has helped me to make for both work and pleasure. The system is super easy to use and does not need a lot of time to start flying through the process of making the books and magazines.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Individual & Family Services

Lately, since they've begun to be more popular, they have been making mistakes on the printing, specifically with the quality of it. Some come out with missing pages, others with ink spots or lines, etc. And they seem to not be as good at replacing the...

Vistaprint
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Kristin H.
User in Higher Education

VistaPrint is a good all-in-one solution for people who are trying to get a business off the ground, and need an easy way to start the branding process. It's easy to use so that even the less web-savvy among us can quickly set up a website, business cards,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Staffing and Recruiting

I've grown to not like discount providers because I end up looking for promotional coupons just to make sure I have the best deal.

Shopify
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Tom N.
User in Publishing

To preface, I have a background in consulting for eCommerce store owners and have also launched my own web successful web store (using Shopify). Shopify is my #1 recommended eCommerce solution for any online merchant that doesn't require an extensive...

Most Helpful Critical Review
James D.
User

Needed to add to many plugins to make it like professionals and the SEO was iffy. Even though it was nice designs a lot where very general to bring it to the next level.

BigCommerce
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Andrew D. G.
User in Retail

1) It works, uptime is great 2) It's highly scalable for small cost focused start-ups which can start at low cost and develop their eCommerce store look and features as their business and experience develops 3) There are many seamless applications, tons...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Bradley J. M.
Administrator

Giving prospect the impression that they are web designer and code writers. Spending 3500 bucks because the above is untrue. BC involves third parties for everything Asian customer service, never the same guy twice. Paying 2% of sales AND paying a...

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