You can create a website with a website building tool (a.k.a. website authoring tool or website builder). These tools remove most of the complexities involved in creating a website, reducing your learning curve for web designing.
You can also read: Best Website Builders.
Free website builders offer their services free and may reduce the cost of designing a website. However, they may require you to make a donation or upgrade to a paid plan or they will include Ads on your website.
If you are building a business website, you would not want to have anyone’s Ad on your website. So, before using any free website builder, make sure you understand their terms and conditions.
9 Free Online Website Builders
There are many free website builders. Only a few of them are listed here, you can search online for more.
Note that most of the services listed here also have premium plans on their service. So, the free tool is usually an introductory package with limitations.
Some of the services will also host your website, but some like dotemplate, enable you create web templates, which you can later download and host on your preferred web hosting company. Online tools like Blogger and WordPress are used mostly for building blogs, but can be adapted to full fledge websites.
Here is the list. Some will require more work while others are as simple as drag and drop. Checkout all of them and make your choice.
- Wix: www.wix.com
- Site123: www.site123.com
- WebNode: www.webnode.com
- Weebly: www.weebly.com
- WordPress: wordpress.com
- Webs: www.webs.com
- UCraft: www.ucraft.com
- Blogger: www.blogger.com
- DoTemplate: www.dotemplate.com
Have you used any of these free website builders? Do you know of other good free website builders that should be on this list? Share with me as a comment.