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How to switch website builders without putting the “old” website on hold while the “new” one is being built?

There are 2 methods, and they depend on whether or not you are using hosted website builders, where you have to use that company’s web hosting. If you are switching from a hosted website builder like Wix, Weebly, or Squarespace, … Continue reading

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How does a mobile-friendly website design increase your conversion rate?

A lot of users may go on your website on their smartphones, so it is a good idea for your website to be responsive, i.e. mobile friendly. It will allow users to find what they need fast and easy, rather … Continue reading

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What is the best of to create form for a web page? With HTML or backend programming language?

You need more than html for any interactive element such as a form. You can do it with php. Or, alternatively, you can use a website builder like UltimateWB – it has a built-in contact form and forms builder. So … Continue reading

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How long does one web development project take to complete from start to finish?

It depends on the size of the website project, and what you use to build it. For advanced, interactive websites, coding from scratch can take months, while with a website builder like UltimateWB, you can do it in days. UltimateWB … Continue reading

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I’ve learned the basics of HTML and CSS. What type of websites should I try to build to test myself?

You can build informational websites with HTML and CSS. You can also use your HTML and CSS knowledge to customize interactive websites you build with a website builder, like UltimateWB. UltimateWB lets you add/edit HTML and CSS in the CMS … Continue reading

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How do you create a website that can upload files?

You can do it with php, or use UltimateWB – it has lots of built-in apps that allow uploading files, like the forum app, photos app, videos app, audios app, and files app. Got a techy/website question? Whether it’s about … Continue reading

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How do I make my page header fixed while scrolling?

You can do this easily with UltimateWB, by adding in your content to the non-scrolling Top Row. Go to List Pages > Add Page or Edit Page, and choose Content Type “Top Row”. You can stylize and configure this non-scrolling … Continue reading

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What are the essential features of a website?

You want to make sure it’s responsive – i.e. it will automatically reformat based on the user’s device screen size – so that it is user friendly. A menu for easy navigation, footer links for pages such as the Terms … Continue reading

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What is the difference between web hosting and website builders?

Web hosting is what puts your website online. Website builders help you build and manage your website. Some website builders – hosted website builders like Wix, Weebly, Shopify, only allow you to use their website builder with their web hosting, … Continue reading

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Can you build a website without CSS?

Yes, you can use a website builder to do the CSS for you – CSS is for styling. UltimateWB for example has a built-in styles manager and you can design your own style without any coding if you want. Got … Continue reading

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