Build and maintain your own website - for FREE!
Our free website builder, which includes a free content management system and free shopping cart, makes it easy to create and update your own web site or online shop. You can design your own website for free, select from 100's of customisable free website templates. When you host your web site with us, you get Website Builder and a range of other 'bolt on' features and functions - like mailing list software - absolutely free.
DIY is easy with Website Builder
With website builder you can make your own website for all kinds of organisations, from simple brochure style sites to comprehensive online shops. It's simple, easy and it's fast. A free website design saves you money. DIY websites are easy with website builder. Utilise our free website templates, rather than paying a developer to re-invent the wheel.
Create a web site, select and add functions, graphics and content using the in-build content management system - easy! No need to wait for a developer to action site updates - DIY - manage your site content yourself, in real time. Learn how to make a website easily yourself. We have many website design tutorials.
Shopping carts, online shopping and e-commerce
Our shopping cart integrates with all known payment gateways in NZ and internationally. You can accept credit cards online, plus online banking, Paypal and many offline payment options available too. Our ecommerce solutions integrate with Xero and other accounting packages. Import products or update pricing and availability from MYOB or spreadsheets. Manage POS with VendHQ or inventory with Unleashed software solutions
Bulk email service/email newsletters
The CMS integrated customer database and bulk email software makes emailing newsletters really easy. Our email newsletter software includes detailed email statistics including who read what, who clicked what links, and cross references their name and phone number from the customer database. The email campaign software (as a service) is provided free with all hosting plans.
Our online event management system allows to take online bookings for events, with invoicing and payment options, email auto responders/reminders with maps and venue directions, venue capacity limits and you can manage attendee lists from the back end of our content management system also. This service is provided free on all business hosting plans and above.
Why pro web designers use our content management system
Professional web designers enjoy our 100% customisable content management system. Templates are fully customisable, with upto 6 different site variations. Dynamic menus are compatible with industry standard CSS UL LI layouts. Each template can support 2 separate editable areas per page.
Resellers and affiliates
Authorised resellers can provide all our online services and hosting infrastructure to their own clients, under their own brand. This allows web designers to generate passive income from hosting, while retaining full control over all communications with their customers. Your customers will enjoy using the easiest ecommerce and content management system.
Affiliates earn commissions on each and every referral they make, just embed a link on your website.
Search Engine Optimised for higher Google rankings
Our search engine optimised CMS will help your pages rank higher on google. Our DIY SEO tutorial will help you optimise your own websites. All pages and shopping cart categories have natural URLs where you can embed keywords in the filenames, and full access to manage all meta tags include titles on a page by page basis. Learn how to optimise your website for free, or attend one of our training courses for more advanced learning.
Domain names and web hosting
We take care of your web hosting and domain names for you. You can register domain names for only $29/year via our control panel for .nz and international domain names too. All web hosting plans include free web statistics and free email accounts. Web hosting plans start at only $25 per month.
Proudly New Zealand made
Website Builder was made in New Zealand by our own developers and is 100% New Zealand owned.
Website builder has helped build more than 3700 websites with new ones every single day.