Website Building Website Building Reviews & Prices

If you're looking to build a website for your business, travel blog, portfolio, nonprofit organization or special announcement (such as an engagement, baby shower or wedding), website builders make it easy for anyone — even if you have zero coding knowledge. With so many services available, how do you know which website builder is best for you? We tested out some of the most well-known names in the game and rated them based on pricing, page allowance, SEO features, additional features and customer service. Use the chart below to find the best service to build your website, or visit our website building blog to learn more about creating your own website.

Updated 10-19-2017

Website Building Comparison Chart

Service Name & RatingFree TrialCheapest PlanPage AllowanceSEOAdditional Apps/FeaturesCustomer ServiceBottom Line
Wix Free plan option;
14-day money back guarantee for paid plans
$7/mo or $5/mo (w/annual subscription)UnlimitedAvailable on select premium plans Email, phone HTML 5 drag-and-drop editor; free and paid plans; hundreds of templates; highly customizable features in its app market
GoDaddy WebBuilder One-month free trial$5.99/mo (with an annual prepay)20 pagesIncluded in Business, Business Plus, and Online Store plansEmail, phone, live chat Limitless editing options; online menu builder is handy for restaurants; easy-to-customize templates; ability to add or edit HTML coding
Weebly Free plan option$8/mo
(w/annual plan)
UnlimitedVaries with plansEmail, phone, live chat Many detailed features for setting up an online store on your website; drag-and-drop editor makes page building easy; stellar customer service
Squarespace 14-Day Free Trial$16/mo or
$12/mo (w/annual plan)
20 pagesVaries with plansEmail, live chat Unlimited bandwidth and storage with all of its plans; extensive options for e-commerce; top-notch customer service
Yola Free plan option; 30-day money back guarantee for paid plans$6.95/mo or
$4.16/mo (w/annual plan)
UnlimitedVaries with plansEmail, live chat Sleek templates; decent editing tools; outstanding customer service and 30-day money back guarantee; mobile optimization only available on select plans
Service Name & RatingFree TrialCheapest PlanPage AllowanceSEOAdditional Apps/FeaturesCustomer ServiceBottom Line
Jimdo Free plan option$7.50/mo
(w/annual plan)
UnlimitedVaries with plansEmail, live chat Clean, user-friendly interface; forever-free plan has little to no advanced features; excellent customer service; lacking in additional customization tools None$1.95 for the first month
& $22.95/mo thereafter
UnlimitedVaries with plansEmail, phone SEO and e-commerce only available on select plans; design templates and other tools are extremely dated; plans are on the expensive side
WebStarts Free plan option$4.89/mo
(w/annual plan)
15 pagesAvailable on select premium plansEmail, phone Fairly easy to use; not all plans include mobile optimization; standard website building features come at a hefty price tag with this provider

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