Majority of web designers would prefer to focus their efforts designing stunning websites rather than spending hours slaving away over manual code. If coding is not your cup of tea, you can either hire a developer to do the job or utilize a website building platform and gives you the freedom to create and put those extra hours into your client’s efforts. Currently, 70% of the website creation budget is put towards the developer. Imagine how incredible the design process and website would be if professional web designers had the full 100% of the budget and time put towards their clients.
Webydo is an online website creator that provides professional web designers with the features necessary to create pixel perfect sites. Webydo’s code converter generates all your design features to the latest HTML code, thus ensuring that the site is completely functional. Unlike many of the DIY competitors currently on the market, like Wix or Weebly, Webydo is the only professional platform and is currently catering to 25K designers worldwide.
What can Webydo do?
Webydo is both a free and paid website builder. Work on the Work on the Webydo sub domain, enjoy building a site up to 15 pages and have 1GB of storage or take advantage of the premium package for $7.9/ monthly billed annually and create a site with infinite number of pages, 2G of storage and attach your custom domain. With this platform, you can efficiently make sites. Webydo was created with the web designer in mind. Functioning similarly to InDesign or Photoshop, designers will feel right at home with this intuitive design platform.
The platform allows web designers to build ecommerce sites, host blogs using the articles & collections feature and experience the freedom of creativity with this platform. The hosting is done through CDNs that are powered by Akamai thus ensuring that customers will not experience delays when loading their sites from anywhere in the world.
Features – Professional Elements
The design platform allows professional web designers to take complete control over their web design creations. You can choose to start everything from scratch and build your site based on your preferences in the blank canvas. You also have the option to start with a simple layout where you can easily update, texts, images, fonts, etc. or go with one of the many readymade inspirational designs.
Drag and Drop
You can drag and drop images, videos, shapes, texts, forms, galleries, widgets, flash and menus with the click of a button. This reduces the hassle you would otherwise have to go through to simply make all these features work on your client’s site, which ultimately speeds up the development process while ensuring all your website is fully functional thanks to the automated HTML code generator.
You can select any of your preferred open source fonts that are provided in this revolutionary web design platform, each of which has been optimized to ensure a flawless and responsive site. Every code that Webydo generates ensures a website has all its design features even when it is accessed from different browsers and devices, thanks to the cross-platform updating feature. This can greatly free up your time as a professional web designer to handle more clients and allocate more time to the design.
Once you have everything finalized, you just need to click on the publish button and your client’s website is live without the need to install, optimize, update or fix anything, simply ready to rock and roll. After all this is done, it is time to ‘Bill your Client’, which can be done through your dashboard thanks to its Ecwid’s E-commerce widget, which is a mobile friendly solution that can accept payments from different payment processors. This can save you all the hassle of record keeping as a web designer since you can track the progress of all the sites you have on your work desk, which in turn gives you time to deliver on different client orders.
Build Your Brand
Branding is an integral part of being a professional web design and during the work process to ensure your clients can identify with you during the order process. With Webydo’s feature, you can rebrand everything to fit your unique qualities including having your logo or your clients logo on the CMS login page and dashboard.
Looking at some of Webydo’s sites will have you amazed and coming back for more. You can also learn from Webydo’s online community of web designers and part take in the online conversation. Add your comments and suggestions and vote on what features Webydo should bring to the table next on their Participate page. So go out there and design freely with Webydo.