The days of struggling through a seemingly endless array of code to build a website are long gone. No longer will you have to hire a computer programmer and a web design expert to create your website. The age of the simple website builder is upon us and millions of prospective entrepreneurs all over the world are rejoicing. The best website builders allow users to set up in minutes and complete the site in less than a day. The usual method involves offering hundreds of design templates which save you the trouble of trying to dream up a suitable site design. Below are some of the most popular simple website builders.
This is a simple web builder that is absolutely free to use. Weebly’s website editor has gained praise for its ease of use. Website builders only need to drag any icons needed in their content (such as videos, text and pictures) and drop them anywhere they choose. No HTML skills are required. Other features of Weebly include password protected pages, video and audio player and a virtually unlimited storage capacity. Weebly has the standard large amount of free templates and even provides web hosting for its users.
This simple website builder is also free to use and has been in business since 2006. The company claim their site has been used to create more than 9 million websites. Aside from website building, Wix is also used to layout MySpace pages, widgets and blogs. This website builder has been praised for the professional look and feel of the sites created on its platform. It is a popular site for those looking to create flash pages. To create an account, simply enter your email address, username and a password. You will need to confirm the email address before opening your account. Although Wix is free, members have the option to choose premium accounts which offer extra features.
This is yet another simple website builder that promises to have your site up and running in no time. The site offers interesting payment options. You could choose to pay the (approximately) $5 a month or else build your site for free with advertising. When using Moonfruit, you need to choose from their array of templates before selecting a domain or sub-domain. This choice depends entirely on how much you are willing to pay. The most basic package allows users to create one website with a storage limit of 20MB. The most advanced package allows you to build an unlimited number of sites with a 1.5GB limit. The most expensive package also rewards users with 60GB of bandwidth a month.
When choosing a web builder service, you need to choose wisely as your business may depend on it. The best simple website builders will have no contract and should offer a free trial if the service itself is not free. You need to look at the storage limit of each website builder. Free may not be the best value for money if the space on offer is insufficient for your site’s needs.