Build your own site

March 25, 2008

Requirements:

  • website builder, maintainable with easy CMS like WordPress
  • very little CSS/HTML knowledge needed to build and especially to maintain (i.e. templates)
  • low-cost ($30/year max)
  • free HTML embedding (Flash, YouTube, and other widgets
  • SEO friendly
  • maintainable online (no install of stand-alone software)
    • Yahoo sitebuilder
    • W

Candidates:

a) WordPress = hosting needed for plugins? (how host+co$t? need php/mysql skills? 😦
b) Alternative = hand-coded duo website (HTML+CSS work, cant maintain regularly or without support)
c) Moonfruit/Tripod? http://www.ciao.co.uk/Free_Web_Hosting_5090362_4
d) should focus on finding EasyCMS/SiteBuilders instead of hosting services

More info:

http://www.toejumper.net/surf7/web7.htm