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There are several free web page building and design software programs reviewed on this page available for you to download and create your new web site with. Download the software onto your computer and design your website off line. Plus, use All Profit - All Free's online design tools: web page builder, online logo creators, and button generator! Build a whole site online and then save it to your hard drive. Plus optimize your image files' size to speed up downloads. If you need graphics and clipart for your site, visit our web graphics directory for thousands of images.

Then sign up for web hosting services and get your site live! Be sure to visit the free web tools and content section of this site, to see all the ways in which you can enhance your site.  You can add everything from guestbooks, chat rooms, instant polls, headline news, greeting cards, financial stock quotes, and games to free e-mail for your site's visitors.

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Free Web Design Software to Download

If you're new to page creation, use a WYSIWYG program - What You See Is What You Get - one that has a graphical interface that lets you see what the pages would like like posted up to the Internet while you work on them. Life is even easier still if you start with some professional web site templates.

Four free software packages, with WYSIWYG and HTML coding options, are reviewed on our free web design software page. Find out about AlleyCode, CoffeeCup, NVu and Trellian freeware software. Try these free full-featured programs first, as you may well have all your web page building needs met without spending a cent on software!

Google offers a good selection of free software and services to help web designers as part of its Google Pack. Perhaps the most valuable of the lot is Picassa, a free photo and image editing program.

Visit Webmaster Orbit's directory of free HTML editors for even more choices..

 

Shareware Web Design Software to Download

CoffeeCup software provides free downloads of two shareware web design program. CoffeeCup's Visual Site Designer, for a powerful WYSIWYG experience. 50 different page templates get you started quickly and easily. Download CoffeeCup Visual Site Designer - Click Here

Or, try CoffeeCup's HTML Editor comes with more than 25,000 graphics and photos, 1000 XP-style icons, 10 web page templates, and 100 DHTML and JavaScript scripts. It also provides a DHTML menu builder - for snazzy drop-down menus - a step-by-step Web design guide, spell checker, and a built-in FTP client to upload files to your web site. You can try it free for 30 days, and purchase it if you like it. Download CoffeeCup HTML Editor - Click Here

Make sure your pages are working properly with CSE HTML Validator - it will validate your HTML code and check your links. Having clean code and no broken links will help you place higher in search engine results. Download a free 30-day trial version.

Trellian Button Factory will help you design great looking navigation menus, logos, and buttons for your new web site. Try it for FREE!

Try Webmaster Orbit's online button maker to create free javascript buttons with the text and background colors of your choice.

If you want to add a little more pizzazz to your web pages, consider trying out CoffeeCup's Firestarter 6.7 program to add Flash effects. Flash is a popular standard for adding animation and other visual enhancements to web pages. Firestarter has 65 built-in visual effects and over 50 mp3 sound bites/ Download CoffeeCup Firestarter - Click Here

 

Web Design Software to Buy

For ease of use and quality of results, little can beat Adobe Dreamweaver. Dreamweaver provides professional web design tools inclduing advanced CSS, XML, Ajax, JavaScript, PHP, ASP, and JSP support. Copy and paste between PhotoShop CS3 or Fireworks and Dreamweaver. For a complete web site design software environment, you should consider Adobe Creative Suite CS3 Web Premium. This fully intergrated software bundle includes Dreamweaver, PhotoShop, Illustrator, Acrobat, Flash, Fireworks, Contribute, Bridge, and Adobe Stock Photos - all you need to create and maintain first-class business web sites.

Another less expensive option is Microsoft Expression Web. This software program replaced the very popular FrontPage.

Visit our Computer Books & Software Store for many more software titles to help you create a web site - every you need for building web pages, designing graphics, and promoting your site.

Get a jump start on designing your web site with professionally designed website templates. Download and edit them with your content and details.

Try to stick to the "Three Clicks Rule" - keep as much of your content within three clicks of your home page. People will move on to another site if you don't keep things easy and simple to find.  For further guidance on designing a website, read Elements of Web Design

 

This article is translated to Serbo-Croatian language by Jovana Milutinovich from Webhostinggeeks.com.

 

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