Weebly offers a free tool for creating and hosting your website.
Features of using the free Weebly service:
- Drag-and-drop website builder: building great-looking site with no coding or technical skills needed
- Free powerful hosting included
- Choose from hundreds of free themes
- Add a blogging application to your free website at no extra charge
- Choose from a full set of multimedia applications:, including for galleries HD video and audio players maps and photo slideshows
- iPhone app available
In addition to their free version, they offer a premium version called Weebly Designer Platform.
In addition to the standard features included with the free version, the Weebly Designer Platform offers a 100% white label solution. White label means that all the branding from Weebly is removed and replaced with your company logo, color scheme, and domain name. This platform allows you to resell this service. Learn more about white label blog platforms.
While Weebly has its own CMS (content management system) in resembles WordPress in a number of ways. Key features such as form builders, traffic stats, functional mobile sites, changeable themes and a set of other functions and applications make Weebly a powerful option for new bloggers.
In addition to the drag-and-drop ease of Weebly Designer Platform, there is also an option to modify and change HTML and CSS. This is not required but a nice feature for those who like to fine-tune their site and have knowledge of these coding languages.
Build a site for free and only pay once it goes live. Price is $7.95/month per published site.