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14 Sites where You can Build a Free Website

Updated on March 15, 2015
Getting a Free Website is now as easy as signing up for an email id.
Getting a Free Website is now as easy as signing up for an email id.

Build a Free Website

The basic prerequisite of having an online business to make money online is to have a virtual shop or your own website.

When you are a student looking to explore options online or a person who got laid off there are literally no funds available to play around with.

So how do you shell out money to build a website? And if you don't have an online presence how will you sell your stuff?

A difficult situation which many newbies find themselves in. And this hub provides the simple answer. Build your website for free as a subdomain of any of these sites.

As a subdomain you don't get your site as "www.mysite.com" but rather as "www.mysite.hostdomain.com"

Once you get going and make a few sales you can buy your own domain name and web hosting.

Then it will be "www.mysite.com". Most of the sites offer this upgrade to you and it is usually well integrated into the system and causes least hassles.

In case it does not take off you have not wasted any money from your pocket at all. Happy situation to be in. So here is the list of sites where you can build a free website.

Build Websites Here

All the sites below offer a basic plan which is free for those of you looking to build a website. There are more options with a paid hosting with these sites, but the basic free profile allows you build a useful site in minutes.

And you know what the best part is?

You don't need to be a coder to build your free website!

All the websites below offer a simple lift and drag web designing system where all you have to do is add the element that you want to use onto a blank web page and the code is already pre- written for it.

There are also a number of templates that are available for you to try out. If you don't like one you can choose from hundreds others.

Some elements are reserved for paid members and so you will not have the full range of elements available to you as a free member.

1. Weebly - Weebly has a Google page rank of 8 and Alexa rank of 617.

2. Webs - Webs has a Google page rank of 8 and Alexa rank of 383.

3. Web Node - Web node has a Google page rank of 7 and Alexa rank of 4,072.

4. Yola - Yola has a Google page rank of 7 and Alexa rank of 4,503.

5. Jimdo - Jimdo has a Google page rank of 7 and Alexa rank of 1,053.

6. Doodle Kit - Doodle Kit has a Google page rank of 6 and Alexa rank of 60,838.

7.Moon Fruit - Moon Fruit has a Google page rank of 6 and Alexa rank of10,375

8. Webon - Webon has a Google page rank of 5 and Alexa rank of 1,620.

9. Blink Web - Blink Web has a Google page rank of 5 and Alexa rank of 8,300.

10. Viviti - Viviti has a Google page rank of 7 and Alexa rank of 14,869.

11. Snap Pages - Snap Pages has a Google page rank of 5 and Alexa rank of 94,634.

12. Edicy - Edicy has a Google page rank of 7 and it is unranked in Alexa.

13. Hipero - Hipero has a Google page rank of 4 and Alexa rank of 988,403.

14. Roxer - Roxer has a Google page rank of 5 and Alexa rank of 321,127.

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      cashmere 6 years ago from India

      Glad to be of help

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      BeaGabrielle 6 years ago

      Thanks for these information. They are really very helpful.

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      topwebhostshop 6 years ago

      Very nice article. Thanks for the great tips.

      very informative and helpful.

      http://www.topwebhostshop.com

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      cashmere 6 years ago from India

      My pleasure dsmythe. Hope you find the sites useful

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      dsmythe 6 years ago

      GREAT post! Thank you for sharing these different sites.

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      cashmere 6 years ago from India

      @nickpage2010 thank you. Glad to be of help

      @Andrew0208 Hope you find it worth revisiting.

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      Andrew0208 6 years ago from Zion

      Awesome! Thanks for sharing these lots of information. Great Hub. Hub Bookmarked.

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      nickpage2010 6 years ago

      WOW. Your content is great it seems every time I

      Read your hubs I find what I looking for

      Thank you Cashmere Please keep them coming>

    • cashmere profile image
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      cashmere 6 years ago from India

      Google ads are the best way to go. You can also look at clickbank and see what digital products they have to offer and do some affiliate sales on the side.

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      schoolgirlforreal 6 years ago from USA

      thankyou. if the site , niche , is only to provide info, how do you sell things? google ads? also should it be about stuff to buy or can it be about God, health etx/

      thanks very helpful votedup and awesome

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      cashmere 6 years ago from India

      Thanks zaini. Mailed you duchess with the tool

      Fucsia and RosieG am glad to be of help with your website buidling plans.

      Jagan no I don't know of that site. Do you know it?

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      RosieG 6 years ago from Nerang Gold Coast Qld

      learning so much. Thank you

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      jaganganesh 6 years ago

      nice hub @cashmere do u know php free web hosting site ?

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      fucsia 6 years ago

      I bookmark this page: very useful!

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      Duchess OBlunt 7 years ago

      I've been checking out many of these same types of website. I have used Weebly quite successfully.

      Can you tell me how you find out what their Google and Alexa rank are?

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      zaini2009 7 years ago from (UK) Westyorkshire

      Great info can’t wait to try it out thanks

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      cashmere 7 years ago from India

      You are welcome Entourage. I hope you find the sites useful for testing what you like.

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      Stuart 7 years ago from Santa Barbara, CA

      Thank you for writing such a helpful article. I have always wondered how I could build a few easy test websites. That's great news that the websites you mentioned have such high pageranks ratings and alexa ratings.

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      cashmere 7 years ago from India

      Hope I gave you something new to do :)

      Am still in the process of exploring these sites.

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      Dallas W Thompson 7 years ago from Bakersfield, CA

      Thanks for researching the useful information. I learned a lot...

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      Peter Dickinson 7 years ago from South East Asia

      Many of these are new to me. Thank you. I will give them a check out.

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      Hello, hello, 7 years ago from London, UK

      Thank you for your great information which is very helpful