Abi Carter

Abi Carter

Abi has worked as a writer, editor, and content marketeer for more than five years. When not glued to her laptop, she whips up calorific baked goods, writes terrible short stories, and searches for new dogs to follow on Instagram.

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Reviews

Zoho Forms

Zoho Forms is a neat form builder that packs in some solid features without sacrificing on ease of use. Its free plan gives you access to most of its core features and even lets you accept payments. If you’re a business user, however, you’ll probably need more than the three forms on offer and will need to upgrade.

4.6
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SmugMug

SmugMug claims to be an all-in-one solution for photographers looking to set up an online portfolio and sell their work. For the most part, it does exactly that. Although customization is a bit limited, SmugMug’s monetization options are simple and useful. And SmugMug’s unlimited storage is virtually unmatched at this price point – allowing it to easily stand out from the...

4.5
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Constant Contact Website Builder

If you’re looking for an all-in one website builder at an affordable price tag, Constant Contact has a lot to make you sit up and listen. But limited customization options and comparatively underwhelming features mean that there’s still quite a long way to go before it can really compete with the best website builders of .

4.2
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Blog Posts

6 Best (REALLY FREE) Website Builders for Restaurants in 2021

Quick Disclaimer: Several free website builders will let you design a decent site - but the one thing none of these builders will give you is a custom domain. If you want your site to look professional (and keep in tone with your brand), you need a paid plan. As far as I’m concerned, Squarespace is my absolute favorite. It has the best-looking templates around, and even...

4.6
October 23, 2021
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7 Best Website Builders to Sell Your Art Online (5 FREE) 2021

Need a quick solution? While all the builders on my list will get the job done, my personal favorite is Squarespace. It has the best-looking templates around, and all the tools you could possibly need to build your website, integrated straight into its editor (so you don’t have to look for them elsewhere). You can take advantage of Squarespace’s 30% discount on annual...

4.0
October 23, 2021
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5 Best Website Builders for Mac [2021]: Don’t Sacrifice Design

Need a quick solution? While all the builders on my list will get the job done, my personal favorite is Squarespace. It has the best-looking templates around, and all the tools you could possibly need to build your website, integrated straight into its editor (so you don’t have to look for them elsewhere). You can take advantage of Squarespace’s 30% discount on annual...

4.6
October 23, 2021
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The 5 Best Website Builders for Complete Beginners in 2021

Most website builders claim to be incredibly easy to use, even if you’ve never built a site before. In reality, some are frustratingly complicated. Others are easy to use just because they’re too basic, with few features and minimal customization options. From past experience, I can tell you that figuring out which website builders are genuinely beginner-friendly is a tough...

4.5
October 15, 2021
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How Much Does It Cost to Build a Website in 2021? Not a Lot!

When hiring a professional web designer can cost anywhere from $5 to $10,000 for a single site, does the old saying “you get what you pay for” really hold water? In short, not really. The truth is - despite what some people on the internet will tell you - it’s perfectly possible to get a good website up and running without breaking the bank. You can even do it for free...

4.0
October 06, 2021
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How to Start an Online Boutique: Step-by-Step Guide [2021]

When I built my first boutique website, I’ll admit, it took me forever. I was so overwhelmed by all the different steps and important choices, I didn’t know where to start. I had no direction. I fumbled around for days, agonizing over my business name and logo design, but feeling too intimidated to actually get on with building my site. Looking back, I wish I had had a...

4.7
September 16, 2021
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Zyro vs Wix: Why Users Like Wix More [2021]

Can a simple website builder like Zyro compete with a giant like Wix? Well, it’s actually not as clear-cut as you might think. That’s because Zyro recently revamped its builder and added a bunch of shiny new features. It’s now got a decent selection of good-looking templates, some neat AI tools, solid e-commerce features, and a very reasonable pricing structure - more than...

4.6
August 19, 2021
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GoDaddy vs Squarespace: Seem Similar, But One Clear Winner

Having recently undergone a major rebrand, overhauling their website builder to give it a completely new look, it’s clear who GoDaddy is seeking to emulate: not only are their new stripped-back templates reminiscent of the minimalist designs which made Squarespace famous, but they have also packed their editor with similar features and now offer a freemium product. But can...

5.0
August 17, 2021
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Medium vs. WordPress – Which One Is Actually Better? [2021]

Blogging is considered a cornerstone of content marketing and is practiced by millions of individuals and businesses worldwide. If you’re thinking of starting a personal or professional blog - or are just looking to syndicate (republish) content to provide fresh posts to your readers, grow your brand, or reach a larger audience - two of the most popular options you’ll have...

4.5
August 17, 2021
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10+ Best All-Rounder Wix Templates (+2 to Avoid) in 2021

Wix has one of the largest template selections on the market - and it’s got some real winners in the mix. But with 900+ templates to look through, who has the time to sort out the average from the great? That’s where I come in. Relying on my 5+ years of experience in digital content creation, I’ve examined the entire Wix library to bring you 10+ of the best templates this...

5.0
August 10, 2021
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8 Best (Cheap) Website Builders for Small Businesses in 2021

Building a website for your small business can seem overwhelming, especially when there’s so many platforms to choose from. But the good news is: I’ve tested all of these platforms, and I’m here to make your life easier. It goes without saying that you want your site to look good, but you also need plenty of customization options to make sure it matches your brand. And...

4.7
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10 Best Blogging Platforms to Start a Blog in 2021 (7 Are FREE)

Finding the right blogging platform is all about who you are and what you want to achieve. If you’re just starting a blog for the first time, you’ll probably want a comprehensive solution that takes care of all of the nuts and bolts for you. Meanwhile, those with more technical know-how might be willing to sacrifice a bit on ease of use for extra creative control and...

4.0
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7 Best Website Templates for Musicians and Bands in 2021

No matter whether you’re an independent artist trying to attract new listeners or an up-and-coming band with a dedicated following, having the right website theme is essential. Think of it as the cover jacket on your next album. You don’t want to start building your website with a certain theme only to discover - oops! - you can’t customize it properly, it’s not...

4.3
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Zyro vs WordPress.com – Is the Popular Choice REALLY Better? [2021]

I know what you’re thinking: surely Zyro doesn’t have what it takes to beat a top website builder like WordPress.com? It used to be no contest, but in recent months, Zyro has majorly revamped its builder, adding new features like e-commerce, blogging tools, better-looking templates, and extra customization options - and packing them all up in a neat and simple...

5.0
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GoDaddy Website Builder Pricing: Avoid Hidden Costs [2021]

On the face of it, GoDaddy’s pricing structure seems like it couldn’t be simpler or more straightforward: just four paid plans, each aimed at a well-defined target group. However, this limited choice means you may not find a plan that’s exactly what you need – you might choose the one that seems like the right fit only to realize later that it’s too restrictive for your...

4.7
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