Wix, the popular website publishing platform has unveiled an HTML5-based website builder, for which one doesn’t need any coding experience to create a site for free.
The website creator allows Wix users to create free websites with HTML 5, including design and customize them … all of which are enabled for tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices.
Wix HTML 5 Editor
HTML5 allows you to build websites that look great on browsers and mobile devices at the same time. With significant percentage of internet traffic coming from tablets and smartphones, it is only smart that websites are designed using HTML5 rather than using only Flash.
HTML5 is faster and the allows for more interactivity. This implies that users can embed video, audio, animation and charts more easily than ever.
You could choose from hundreds of available customizations and building a company website, or even a personal webpage has never been easier than this.
Wix’ core value of removing the need for coding skills remains the same and one doesn’t need to have any programming skills to use their simple drag and drop interface.
Wix HTML 5 Templates
Just a sample of some of the cool things you can do with Wix’s new HTML 5 website editor.
Wix became notoriously popular among those who required great looking websites but desired to build the pages on their own, without professional help. Founded in 2008, Wix boasts of more than a million users who join its platform to build contemporary and great looking websites each month. While they have remained synonymous with Flash-enabled websites, they have just announced a new service thanks to which you could now build HTML5 sites. At the moment, Wix supports both HTML5 and Flash DIY websites and can be great for mobile-friendly web designing, Facebook fan pages and tablets.
Avishai Abrahami, Wix’ CEO and Co-founder quipped that building websites must be effortless and that such an interface must give users the freedom to design a website the way they want it to look. In fact, Wix has received positive feedback from more than 20 million users and continues to be the most popular DIY web designing tool available online for those who don’t have even the basic knowledge of web designing.
Perhaps it is time to go ahead and try one of their snazzy templates to build an HTML5-based website and brag in front of your web designing skills in front of your friends! You could also go ahead and read about WixMobile, which lets you build mobile websites in less than 10 minutes. We had also written about how Wix grabbed $40 million in financing. The financing proved to be more than just a tad useful!