Evgeny Kurt of uKit takes us through their proprietary and standalone products that make creating professional looking, fully functional websites quick, easy and painless, even for those without any technical experience.
What is uKit Website Builder?
We built uKit to make creating professional-looking, mobile-compatible websites as quickly, easily, and painlessly as possible. Our target audience is small business owners who value their time and money and are too busy to bother with endless site makeovers.
While we may not yet have the popularity of WIX, we are proud of the rave reviews we have received from the customers and niche experts who have tested our service on sites like https://www.cloudwards.net, https://superbwebsitebuilders.com/, and https://websitebuilderwars.com/.
We welcome you to evaluate uKit on your own with a 14-day free trial.
How do users build their sites with uKit?
It’s easy to get your business online with uKit. We offer hundreds of designer-made customizable templates that serve as a perfect starting point for creating your website. The template library has over 30 categories and covers almost every business type, so you’re sure to find something for your specific needs. The intuitive drag and drop editor makes it easy to build a web presence for your business, project, or hobby – even for a beginner with no coding knowledge.
What functionality can be integrated with uKit?
uKit features a powerful tool set to help business succeed on the Internet. We have direct integrations within the website editor with MailChimp, Ecwid, SlideShare, SoundCloud, LiveChat, Google Analytics, and more.
Some of the features we developed became so popular that they evolved into full-fledged stand-alone applications. With uCalc you can create online forms and calculators to give your website that extra edge by allowing visitors to estimate cost in a modern and stylish format while uSocial integrates mobile-friendly, appealing Like and Share social media buttons that boost user engagement.
These tools are not only bundled with uKit but can also be used independently.
Can users create single landing pages?
Yes, uKit has a curated collection of beautifully crafted one-page templates. This type of single page websites and landing pages are very effective thanks to their simple look and layout. They appear fresh and minimalist and easily attract visitors’ attention.
If you are interested in using landing pages for running marketing tests with more detailed analytics and other advanced features, our uLanding builder is a better option. Created with marketing professionals in mind, uLanding can launch A/B/n tests, integrate with your CRM, track the effectiveness of your landing page using built-in analytics, and more.
How does your eCommerce solution work?
uKit eCommerce functionality is perfect for setting up a basic online store. It has almost no learning curve and the drag and drop interface works well for novices, enabling you to get your store off the ground in a matter of a day.
If your eCommerce project is larger and more complex and needs a lot of personalization, we recommend our uShop module. It offers complete code access, catering to more advanced site-building needs with the opportunity of quick project scalability. You may not have heard of uShop yet, but it’s rather well-known in the CIS countries.
What are your subscription plans, and what exactly do they include?
We offer a free 14-day trial period to see if uKit is the right solution for your business.
Our Minimal plan starts at $4 per month billed annually and includes a rich collection of designer-made templates and secure hosting. The Basic pulan costs $8 per month billed annually and includes access to advanced statistics, live chat with customer care specialists, and access to premium templates. The eCommerce plan costs $9.6 per month billed annually and includes the ability to build an online store. The Pro plan for advanced users starts at $12 per month billed annually. It features creative and coding possibilities for web pros – HTML editor and custom color palettes.
Is Social Media integration available?
Yes, several social media options available within the uKit builder. They are available as standalone widgets for individual social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and VK) and as a group of social networks displayed as a sidebar. You may also want to enable the Disqus commenting service that makes it easy to arrange discussions on your site.
Our uSocial spin-off project that features Like and Share buttons is also available. Modern designs, the most popular social media, mobile-friendly view, clean code, and analytics to track the results, are just some of its features.
Do you offer custom web solutions?
Yes. If you do not have the time to build a website yourself, our Divly service can do it for you. Give us the specs for your site, and our professionals will develop it for $100. Once your site is delivered, you can tweak and edit it on your own using our intuitive editor. Time wise, 90% of the sites ordered from us are completed in less than 10 days.
Are uKit websites SEO compliant?
The code generated by uKit generates is compliant with the latest standards and fully optimized for SEO. It takes care of the rapid load times, site performance on mobile devices, schema markup, indexing, SSL certificates, canonicals URLs, meta tags, image optimization, and many other aspects. Of course, it also integrates with Google Search Console and Google Analytics.
We developed our Promotion Tool to help users in improve their search engine visibility. Promotion Tool scans a website and generates a detailed report on its SEO performance. The analysis is based on 5 criteria: texts, images, widgets, meta tags and domain name. The tool detects weak spots and gives advice for eliminating issues and improving site rankings. This has helped our users achieve the desired results.
What type of support is available to your users?
At uKit, our priority to keep customers happy. It’s especially important in the beginning when you’re learning about how things work in the builder. Our support agents will go that extra mile to make sure every aspect of the website building experience works perfectly for you. We’re even available to develop and implement custom solutions for users that need them.
We offer support 24/7 via a knowledge base, email tickets, social media, blog, and live chat.
What security do you have against hackers and other cyber threats?
We follow cybersecurity principles and practices universally accepted in the IT industry such as HTTPS, Anti-DDoS, CSRF token, OAuth for API, and other techniques aimed at the prevention and mitigation of vulnerabilities and cyber-attacks. Sites made with uKit keep business owners and their customers totally safe.