The United States remains as one of the top destinations for consumer spending. It is also one of the first destinations to embrace online shopping. Most of the retail outlets have online stores that also provide additional discounts as well.
This is a list of the top US shopping websites according to their traffic.
1 Amazon 8
Started in 1994, this is one of the foremost online shopping destinations in the United States. This store initially offered books, which has now been expanded to several categories like DVDs, software, electronics, furniture, toys, MP3 downloads, and jewelry. This store also sells the Kindle e-book reader, while services like cloud computing are also offered as well.
2 eBay 17
Established in 1995, this American online store specializes in offering products on online auctions. Electronics, cars, sporting goods, collectables, and fashion products are some of the different items available on this site. These products are offered either by individuals or by businesses. Some of the items are also available without the auction format as well.
3 Walmart 118
This is the official site of the American retail corporation, Walmart. This store offers products like auto electronics, mobile phones, computers, books, jewelry, toys, and furniture. It also has several grocery items like canned foods, beverages, frozen foods, and fresh foods as well. There are also special products for occasions like Valentine’s Day as well.
4 Etsy 150
Launched in 2005, this site specializes in handmade items covering several categories like art, floating, jewelry, toys, and beauty products. It also has an extensive collection of vintage items as well. Crafts like jewelry and wires also form part of the product portfolio.
5 Best Buy 185
The official online version of the consumer electronics store features products like mobile phones, cameras, computers, musical instruments, and fitness equipment amongst many others. Services concerning these products can also be hired from this website as well.
6 Target 212
This official website of the American company Target initially existed as a partner of Amazon.com. It has been functioning of its own since 2011. It offers a range of items like clothing, electronics, furniture, and toys.
7 Groupon 365
This site that offers daily deals and group buying offers on aspects like shopping, travel, and dining out. The site was established in 2008, and it currently serves all the major cities in the United States.
8 NewEgg 390
Founded in 2001, this online retailer specializes in offering software and hardware products for computers. Other products on this site include cameras, mobile phones, and automotive goods. Accessories for these products are also available on this site.
9 Sears 460
This is the online version of the departmental store, Sears. It features several departments like appliances, clothing, fitness, jewelry, shoes, and tools. The site claims to offer international shipping to more than 100 countries around the world.
10 Macy’s 464
This site specializes in offering products from the fashion industry for men, women, and kids. This covers aspects like clothing, shoes, and accessories. Products for a home like appliances, furniture, and window treatments are also available as well.
11 Kohl’s 509
This online store was started by the Kohls Corporation in 2000. It offers the ability to shop for clothing for all ages and genders. Furniture products from several brands like Inglow and Mohawk are also available.
12 Home Depot 518
Home improvement is the specialty of this site through several products and services available for different parts of the home. Appliances, building materials, electrical, lighting, and plumbing are some of the several departments of products and services available.
13 Toysrus 587
Launched in 1998, this site offers from the products from the Toys “R” Us retailer. This company specializes in offering toys and other products meant for kids. The site also features a toy guide to help users select the right toys according to the age of the kids.
14 Gap 643
Part of the American multinational clothing company – Gap, Inc., this site offers the ability to choose for clothing for infants to adults. The clothing solutions for all the genders as well, while the site offers free shipping on orders above $50. Some of the other brands on this site includes Banana Republic, Athleta, Piperlime and Old Navy.
15 JC Penney 646
The official site of the JCPenney American department store features clothing, shoes, and accessories for all genders and ages. Furniture, electronics, and appliances that are present exclusively for home improvement are also present.
16 Overstock 657
Started in 1999, this American online retailer offers clothing and other related accessories for men and women. Several electronic items like laptops, LED televisions, digital cameras, and hard drives are also present as well. The products are shipped several countries around the world.
17 Barnes & Noble 660
This site specializes in offering books, while it claims to have more than 30 million products in its portfolio. Fiction, business, graphic novels, mystery, and self-improvement are some of the several subjects of books available at this store.
18 Woot 721
Primarily offering electronics products, this Internet retailer was launched in 2004. Aside from electronics, this site also sells household goods, T-shirts, and wine. The site is part of the Amazon.com. Fitness equipment and home appliances also form part of the product line-up.
19 Living Social 724
Launched in 2007, this site specializes in offering daily deals. It claims to have more than 70 million members registered. Restaurants and spas are the major departments for which deals are available. The deals can be sorted on the basis of cities across the country.
20 Zappos 761
Part of the Amazon.com, this site was launched in 1999. It specializes in offering shoes, while there are also several types of clothing and accessories present as well. Specialty shoes like diabetic approved and orthotic friendly shoes are also present.
21 Lowe’s 765
This online store sells home appliances like washing machines, refrigerators, dishwashers, and dryers amongst many others. There are also several home improvement products present as well. This site is part of the American corporation – Lowe’s Companies.
22 Nordstrom 827
This is the official site of the fashion retailer, Nordstrom, which was founded in 1901. It features several products like clothes, handbags, cosmetics, and accessories. The specialty items on this story include wedding collections and home decoration products.
23 Staples 888
Products like office supplies, office furniture, printers, computers, and electronics comprise the product line-up of this American multinational company’s online store. The site claims to offer a new deal on a daily basis. The best selling items are listed on the homepage.
24 Tiger Direct 956
This is an online retailer of products like computers, mobile phones, computer parts, televisions, and software. The company is based in Florida, United States. Home and office equipment like air conditioners, surveillance equipment, and microwave ovens are also present.
25 QVC 1027
This online store covers a variety of products like clothing, shoes, handbags, accessories, jewelry, and beauty. These products can be viewed on the basis of brands or categories. Home improvement and electronics also form part of the product portfolio.