BigCommerce is a popular platform for small or enterprise level eCommerce businesses. The commerce cloud offers a variety of free and paid customizable templates for its traditional server-rendered frontend. Key features include 12 free templates, a drag-and-drop page builder, a built-in content management system with SEO features, and image optimization tools along with the ability to tweak CSS and HTML.
There are several BigCommerce APIs that let you manage store data and make client-side queries for product information, which includes REST, Storefront, and GraphQL APIs. For performance, the platform has a few built-in features that help deliver a fast and optimized shopping experience. Akamai Image Manager is included with Stencil themes, which will automatically optimize images for the best combination of quality, size, and file format, saving businesses time and efforts on digital transformations. There are also a few built-in SEO features, such as the ability to create short URLs and AMP support. Additionally, BigCommerce supports SSR via the Next.js Commerce Integration and provides the ability to build a headless frontend based on APIs.
Moovweb XDN lets you deliver a high performing Next.js storefront on BigCommerce in hours. You can get started in minutes on Moovweb XDN and see median speeds of 320ms, as measured by Largest Contentful Paint (LCP). But Moovweb XDN does more than speed up your site, it is a Jamstack platform for eCommerce. The platform was built specifically for large-scale, database-driven websites provides the following benefits:
Browse around Universal Standard, a Vue store on the XDN achieving sub-500ms page loads. Your Travel or eCommerce site can do the same.
If you're currently using Vue, use the this guide to deploy your Vue application on Moovweb XDN and get sub-second loads in as little as 1 hour of work.