3 Major Magento Milestones – All Great Things Come in Three

All great things come in threes,
and today we have three great milestones to share.

Magento is 3 Years Old Today

Today marks a major milestone for Magento – the three year anniversary of launching Magento 1.0. We are both thrilled and humbled by the enormous positive response we’ve received to Magento over the last three years. Our success comes directly from you, our customers, partners, community and the entire Magento ecosystem.

Community Edition Downloaded 3 Million Times

Developers from 100+ countries around the globe have collectively downloaded Magento Community Edition 3 million times. More than 5,000 people download Magento every single day!

3,800 Magento Extensions on Magento Connect

The Magento Community has leveraged the openness, flexibility and extensibility of Magento to create more than 3,800 custom extensions. 50 new extensions are added every week. Magento Extensions connect Magento to ERP systems and payment gateways and convert Magento into digital malls and group purchasing platforms.

You have Enabled Our Unbelievable Progress These Past Three Years!

  Some Fun Facts   
  • 3 Million+ Downloads
  • $25 Billion Transactions / yr
  • 100,000+ Merchants
  • 400,000+ Community Mebers & Forum Posts
  • 3,800+ Extensions
  • 260+ Employees
  • 80+ Languages
  • 6 Offices Around the World
    In the Last 3 Years    
We’ve Released the Following Products

We’ve come a very long way in just three short years,

and can’t wait to see what the next three years will bring. We look forward to sharing many more amazing milestones with you.

From all of us at Magento, we offer a very special thank you to all the merchants, developers, partners and community members who have brought Magento to where it is today. Magento is all about you. Your success. Your growth. Your inspiration. Your passion!

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    1SeL from Paris, France|posted April 1 2011

    Happy birthday Magento CE smile

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