How to build a website using GoDaddy Websites+Marketing

Introduction to GoDaddy Websites+Marketing

GoDaddy’s website builder, formally called Websites + Marketing, is an online editing and publishing tool that helps you make a responsive website with no technical knowledge required. It is a fabulous option for small businesses that are looking to get started with a website and don’t need too much customization or personalization.

How to build a website using it

How to create a website with GoDaddy’s Website Builder:

  • After login into GoDaddy account, Click on Build & Grow and click on Website Builder
  • Publish your website.
  • Expand your website as you grow. You can add a full online store complete with product listings, coupons, shopping cart, shipping and multiple payment options.

Pros of GoDaddy Sites

Overall the GoDaddy Visual builder makes it easy for an avid user to spin-off a working instance of a website with minimal fuss. Highlighting some of the useful features:

  • It’s easy to manage core modules, content with appealing visual styles
  • Average user experience to build sites
  • Domain management was cakewalk
  • Easy to connect all analytics, social media and Adsense accounts as well

Cons of GoDaddy Sites

As good as they come, they don’t come for free! Given it’s backing and strong business stance, there were few things to look up-front before taking that giant leap:

  • Category templates might not align to specific needs
  • No support for Dynamic templates
  • Layout customization is minimal to none
  • Pessimistic layout customization where spacings (margins/paddings) or animations are crucial
  • No customizations at CSS, HTML or JS level

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