Two of our excellent Magento experts, Attila Sági and Ferenc Varga, participated in the Magento Imagine Commerce 2016 conference, held in mid-April in Las Vegas. Now you can read a report by Attila summarizing what happened during the 4 days and why you should not miss such a conference next time!
Shopify has managed to significantly increase its market share during the past year, already holding over 10% of the market (within Alexa Top 1 million). Magento vs. Shopify: both platforms are good, but there are considerable differences which you need to take into account before making up your mind.
No company is the same. There are many that sell online, but it is very rare that even two of them have exactly the same needs. So an ideal ecommerce system should be as flexible as possible. That's why Magento is, in out opinion, is the best ecommerce platform especially for large ecommerce businesses.