1) A developer to optimise your site because the site is running slowly
2) Spent money on a custom development because your theme is limited
3) Are spending money a monthly maintenance
You see the issue with Wordpress, although an excellent CMS, it is free. This makes it convenient and accessible. It also makes it vulnerable. You have 100's of different developers developing plugins that are not tested when running with each other. So the plugins conflict causing server errors. The conflicts are hard to determine and as it takes a developer hours to check each plugin against the others.
WordPress sites are also vulnerable to being hacked with malicious content and spam.
IOS vs Android, PC vs Mac, McDonald’s vs Burger King, Coke vs Pepsi for enthusiasts of these respective brands the debate as to which brand is the better will always range on. However, when it comes to website builders there are Webflow vs...Webflow.
In my mind, there is no other website builder to compare it to. What about WordPress with Divi or WPBakery you may want to argue. In my mind, the comparison does not start. WordPress may be a brilliant CMS system but when it comes to building websites it's a behemoth to work with.
Webflow is a no-code website builder similar to other successful platforms like MailChimp. This does not mean that there is no-code but rather that the coding is done by Webflow leaving you the designer to do what you do best - which is design.
Webflow puts web design back in the hands of web designers. Unlike other platforms where one either has to ‘reskin’ an existing theme around your website, doing your best to make it look like your clients brand, Webflow gives you full reign on design. Think about that, you actually have to think like a designer again. The benefit of course is that your site won’t look like the other 80% of the sites out there using the most popular themes.
These incredible sites were built in Webflow.
We imagine web design going from 10% design and 90% coding to 95% design and 5% coding.
— Vlad Magdalin, Q&A with Webflow CEO, Vlad Magdalin
Webflow hosting processes over 1.5 billion page views a month. That’s 2x more than CNN.com and BBC.com, combined.
Webflow sites are safe and secure which means no more malware or malicious content.
Enjoy world-class speed & reliability
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AWS provides a global infrastructure supporting millions of sites. While Fastly delivers your content in milliseconds.
With Webflow you can build and manage powerful, content-driven websites with completely custom content structures — without writing code or managing databases.
The Content Management System (CMS) is ‘front-facing’ which means that you or a client can make edits to content on your screen without having to log in to the cms and make the edits on the backend.
The Webflow University has 100’s of tutorials for beginners, intermediate and advanced designers to help you build and take your web design to the next level. There are also blogs like Ran Segal’s Flux Academy that have unbelievable content designed to help you navigate your way through how to design websites, run a web agency, and lots more.
Running a WordPress website for your business? Then you have more than likely encountered the following: The White Screen of Death, Internal Server Error, Error Establishing Database Connection, Incorrect wp-config.php Information, Problems with Your Web Host to name a few.
If you are tired of your WordPress site being hacked, frustrated by down for maintenance or if just takes you too long to edit and update your site you need to consider building your website in Webflow.