Continuing with the series to compare top contenders in the free website maker comparison chart, in this blog we take a look at Jimdo and Weebly. The most interesting part of this comparison review is that both these website makers have similar approach to web publishing. Thus, it is interesting to note the important features that make them score over each other.
Jimdo and Weebly: Simplifying Web Publishing Process
Both Jimdo and Weebly aim to provide simplified solution to the customers. To create a website with any of these free website makers, users need to get registered. After a successful registration, you get access to a free website account. Both Jimdo and Weebly have highly user-friendly interfaces with drag-and-drop functionality and support text, images and videos. With a range of professional templates available for free, there is always a higher probability of finding a free web template that suits your requirements. Moreover, you get access to a range of widgets to spice up your web space.
Jimdo vs. Weebly: Special Features
Jimdo has an exclusive ‘Pages to the People’ program which makes it score over Weebly. This program allows users to invite their friends to own a shared webspace. You can call it a merger of virtual networking and free web presence. Contrary to this, frequent upgrades are the strength of Weebly website builder. With the change in technology, Weebly upgrades widgets and offers new features. One such example is the mobile version of the Weebly websites which was launched in March 2010.
Free accounts of both the website makers are suitable for blogs and basic websites. However, for a professional website or ecommerce features, you have to upgrade to Weebly Pro or Jimdo Pro and Jimdo Business.