Website builder vs web hosting: What’s the difference?

Roben Walker

Are you thinking about creating your first website, but aren’t sure where to start due to information overload? If yes, you’re not alone. While in theory, everyone can create a fully-functional yet fancy-looking site today, it’s a bit trickier once you try to put it into practice. 

For starters, you’ll have to buy a domain name (opens in new tab). Then you’ll have to think about choosing the right web hosting (opens in new tab) service – rich in features but not something only the rich can afford. After this, you’ll want to tackle the issue of site-building tools – that is, how you intend to create your site. And all the while you’ll be coming up with content for your soon-to-be-successful site.

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