Announcing the WebsiteToolTester Startup Scholarship

April 20, 2015 Published by 2 Comments

Update June 30: Please don’t be shy! So far we haven’t received a lot of applications. Take your chance of winning the $1,500 to start your own business! Are you a student with an entrepreneurial spark? Can’t wait to start your own thing? Wait no more. We want to support your business idea through our […]

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Website Builder Development in 2014: A Look Back at the Best Providers

January 12, 2015 Published by 2 Comments

Website builders often have to contend with the notion that they aren’t suitable for professional websites. Supposedly, outdated technologies and designs place unacceptable restrictions on their users. How is it, then, that companies such as Wix, Squarespace, or Jimdo keep growing, with new record numbers year after year, as seen in our market analysis? The […]

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How Reliable Are Website Builder Servers Really?

October 23, 2014 Published by Leave your thoughts

Nothing is more irritating than not being able to load a website because the server is unavailable. Because we, too, are annoyed by this, we tested the server availability for popular website builder providers back in 2011. In our test, Jimdo came away as the winner, with only 33 minutes and four seconds of downtime […]

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Too Slow Across the Board: A Review of Eight Website Builders’ Page Speeds

August 7, 2014 Published by Leave your thoughts ,

Whether at home or on the go, when users look up information on the web, they expect an immediate response. Initial content such as headlines and navigation should ideally be available within two seconds, giving the user the opportunity to interact with the website. Your website offers relevant information, is SEO optimized, and user-friendly, too? […]

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