Popular websites for online shopping include Amazon.com, eBay and Etsy, as of 2015. Each site has a variety of items to choose from. Many other online shopping sites are popular, as well.
Each different shopping category has websites tailored to it. For general shopping and a wide range of items, Amazon.com is popular. This site offers fast shipping speeds once the consumer acquires a membership to Amazon Prime. Wayfair.com is a similar site that is specific to home furnishing sales.
EBay is a popular website that gives the option to bid on certain items or buy them at a fixed price. It has a wide variety of items for sale. EBay allows users to sell handmade and unique items, as well as brand new and untouched products.
Etsy is a site where consumers can shop for items from international sellers. This is a good place to find unique or customizable items that can't be found elsewhere.
Sites for big retail chains such as Walmart are easy to use and convenient alternatives to shopping in-store. Major retailers generally give the option to ship the items directly to a physical location for pick-up. Home delivery is also available, though it may take longer to receive items.