Magento continues to grow at a staggering pace and its flexibility, scalability and value have brought it to the Half a Million download mark. The momentum of Magento continues in other ways as well, with new extensions being added to Magento Connect, the continued growth of the community and impressive sites launching every day.
With new features and other exciting developments in the coming months, the next 500,000 downloads are on track to come at an even faster pace than the first.
Leading brands across the world are looking to Magento to power their next generation eCommerce sites and an impressive eco-system of partners, consultants and professionals has emerged to service the incredible demand for services around the product.
For these reasons and more, Magento is set to take a lead in the eCommerce technology market as the premier product of choice for innovative online retailers. Our vision doesn't stop there as we'll continue to push the boundaries, innovating and disrupting the stagnant market along with our community.
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Magento has been taking the eCommerce software world by storm. We’ve been hearing a lot about Magento as a well-designed and well-executed software product, but you’ve got to hand it to the Magento team for awesome community-focused resources like Magento Connect.
- Andi Gutmans, Co-Founder & Co-CTO, Zend
Magento’s robust platform provides innumerable benefits for our customers, including product comparisons, product reviews, multiple ship-to addresses, and one-page checkout, and the open-source platform will allow us to extend Magento to meet our growing needs, given our obsession for innovation.
- Louis Rossetto, Co-Founder of Wired Magazine and CEO/Creative Director of TCHO