7 Wix Alternatives to Help You Build Your Dream Website

Seven Wix Alternatives to Try For Building a Great Website

1. Web.com

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  • Drag-and-drop builder for easy and flexible layout creation
  • Dozens of pre-designed content blocks to make website building easier
  • Integration with Google Maps so customers can check the store locations closest to them
  • Hundreds of high-quality stock videos and photos for better website design
  • Customizable social media icons to connect visitors directly with brand socials
  • Specialized online store templates with easy inventory control access
  • Google Analytics integration provides a single dashboard view of all data
  • One hour of free design support that remains valid for 14 days after purchase of any plan
  • The website builder interface does not have many advanced features
  • The interface freezes up sometimes
  • Website templates are more costly than those offered by other Wix alternatives
  • Intermediate/Expert
  • It takes some practice to get used to the website builder interface
  • Essential Hosting: $5.95 per month for small business websites
  • Professional Hosting: $7.95 per month for small/medium business owners
  • Premium Hosting: $9.95 per month small/medium business owners with multiple websites

2. Hubspot

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  • The website builder provides recommendations and tools for SEO
  • There are pre-designed templates to make website building easier
  • Hubspot websites can be integrated with their CRM systems to instantly track and record website visitor data
  • Adaptive testing chooses the best page configuration out of five different options
  • Supports creation of a multilingual website with search engine optimization for all languages
  • Layered team access to different website areas for better operational control
  • Provides 24×7 customer support for clients
  • Customers can create their own customized landing pages or CTA forms
  • Hubspot website builder is a little expensive
  • The pre-designed templates do not offer much variety
  • No access to FTP web hosting servers
  • Beginner/Intermediate
  • It is quite simple to use and there is customer support for added guidance
  • Starter: $23 per month
  • Professional: $ 360 per month (14-day free trial)
  • Enterprise: $1200 per month (14-day free trial)

3. Bluehost

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  • Lots of design templates with high levels of customizability
  • Free SSL certification and automatic security updates
  • Automatic data backups and CDN service for fast responsive websites
  • Payment gateways and customer chats can be built into the websites
  • Bluehost website dashboard provides data tracking and analytics for website
  • Bluehost provides 24×7 live chat and customer service
  • Multiple WordPress websites can be controlled through a single hosting panel
  • Payment portals may seem a little sketchy and force buyers into making unnecessary purchases
  • There is no drag and drop editor for full design freedom
  • Beginner
  • Easy to use
  • Website Builder: $2.95 per month
  • Shared Hosting: $4.95 per month
  • Online Stores: $15.95 per month
  • Managed WordPress: $9.95 per month

4. Hostgator

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  • Every website is thoroughly SEO optimized
  • A custom logo maker comes
  • Mobile optimization
  • Detailed and easy to comprehend website analytics dashboard
  • Hundreds of Unsplash images are available for free
  • Users get a free domain, free hosting, and free SSL certification
  • 45-day guarantee of refund if a user is dissatisfied with the service
  • Customer support is available all time, every day
  • Hostgator websites have faced some issues with hacking
  • Customers need to pay extra for website backup
  • Beginner/Intermediate
  • It takes just a few simple steps to get a complete website on Hostgator
  • Express Start: $3.84 per month
  • Express Site: $5.99 per month
  • Express Store: $9.22 per month

5. Elegant Themes

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Gaurav Sharma

Gaurav Sharma

Gaurav Sharma is the Founder and CEO of Attrock, a results-driven digital marketing company. He also contributes to top publications like HuffPost, Adweek..