Get your website online in minutes with HostPapa Website Builder!

  • Build it yourself with our easy-to-use drag & drop website builder - no design skills required.
  • Choose from hundreds of mobile-friendly templates with flexible designs and layouts.
  • eCommerce enabled for physical or digital products. Start selling online!
  • One-click website publishing

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Get your small business website or online store up in a snap with HostPapa Website Builder.

Create a stunning website for your business with our easy-to-use website builder and professionally designed templates. Your website will automatically be optimized for all devices. Whether this is your first website or you are a seasoned designer, our Do-It-Yourself (DIY) website builder and professionally designed templates will get you the results you desire. We even provide easy to understand step-by-step instructions, which make getting your website up and running easier than ever!

Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Website Builder:
Create, publish and optimize a beautiful website

Design & Build

Create your own website for your business

Customize every element in our professionally designed templates to make your site as individual as your business. Add images, change colours, and design your site quickly and easily.

Choose from hundreds of professional templates

Start with one of our professionally designed templates, modify your layout and add your website navigation. Tweak the background, fonts and more.

Mobile-friendly, responsive websites - out of the box

Choose from our mobile-friendly responsive templates. Your website will look great on any desktop, tablet or smartphone. Even preview how your website will look on different devices before publishing.

No technical or design experience required

Our easy-to-use tool with a drag-and-drop interface lets anyone build a beautiful website. It’s as easy as choosing one of our professionally designed templates, entering your text and uploading your images - no experience necessary!

Expand & Edit

Sell online with your own online store

Our enterprise plan allows you to set up your own online store. Comes complete with advanced eCommerce capabilities such as selling on Facebook, inventory tracking and real-time shipping quotes. Also works with over 38 trusted payment gateways, such as PayPal and Stripe.

Advanced editing capabilities

Our website builder gives you the power to take complete control of your website. Advanced users can easily crop & edit images online, as well as add HTML, Javascript, and sitewide CSS.

Easily add widgets, tools, and forms

Quickly add in linked icons to your social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Add your “contact us” so you can be easily reached, and let the world know where you are by adding a Google Map.

Review & Publish

Preview mode for desktop and mobile, then 1-click publish to the web

First, preview how your website will look on different devices. Then, easily publish your new eye-catching business website in 1-click. Need to make modifications? No problem! See how they look, and then publish your updated site - it's that easy.

SEO-friendly pages

Once your website is published, our website builder makes it easy for search engines such as Google to pick it up so your customers can find you online. Easily modify your pages for search engine optimization (SEO).

Publish to your Facebook page

Your customers are on Facebook, and your business should be too. Grow your fans and engage your users through social media with plans that allow publishing your website to your Facebook business page.

Ipad and Iphone with examples of mobile websites

Find the template that fits your business.

HostPapa’s easy-to-use website builder helps even the most novice users create stunning, high-quality websites. Choose from hundreds of professionally designed templates, use the simple drag-and-drop website builder to add copy and customize, and get your new website online today!

HostPapa is here to help!

Self-help tutorials
and guides

HostPapa is proud to offer video tutorials and a comprehensive knowledge base to help you make the most of your web hosting
in case you get stuck.

training sessions

Need extra help learning how to use Website Builder? No problem! You can book a free one-on-one training session with one of our PapaSquad experts.

customer support

As always, HostPapa is happy to offer industry-leading, around-the-clock email and phone support in four languages (English, French, German and Spanish).

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Need help?

The PapaSquad is here when you need it.

Whether it’s helping you choose a domain name, walking you through our website builder, or configuring your cloud email system for your business, our PapaSquad experts are here to help. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with your questions!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Website Builder is an easy-to-use website builder design tool that allows you to create and manage your website without previous technical or design experience. Choose a professionally designed template, modify your colours and layout, import your images and photos, place your website copy where you want it, and then publish it live to the web on your domain name.

HostPapa Website Builder’s simple design means anyone can create a great website with a wide range of styles and templates - no technical programming or design experience is necessary. Take a look at our sample websites above to get an idea of what you can achieve.

Yes, using our professionally designed mobile-responsive templates, your website will look great on all devices including desktops, smartphones, and tablets. You can also use our preview mode to see how your site will look on each device before publishing it live to the web.

There are several types of widgets available:

  • Content widgets let you set up features such as navigation, comments, Google Maps, image galleries, and more.
  • Form widgets allow you to set up custom forms.
  • Template widgets let you add footers, top bars, and other format blocks to your site.
  • Social widgets let you set up Twitter and RSS feeds, Facebook Like links, and other icons linking to the social networks.
  • Text block widgets and image widgets let you add and arrange text and images so you can have everything where you want it to be.

We have an extensive library of videos, help guides and tutorials to help you with the tool. If you need further assistance, we offer 24/7 support by telephone, live chat, and email support ticket. Existing customers can submit a support ticket via their HostPapa Dashboard. Furthermore, if you need extended help with using the tool - you can also book a 30-minute one-on-one training session with one of our PapaSquad Experts.

Yes! You can set up a fully customizable store with Website Builder Enterprise. Or, if you're just starting out, you can add free checkout options - such as PayPal Widget - to your website, then upgrade as your business grows. See all plan features and pricing.

You can use a domain name you registered through HostPapa, or you may choose to transfer a domain from another registrar. A domain name is included FREE with certain Website Builder plans – you may purchase additional ones at any time through your HostPapa Dashboard.

Of course! If you decide to upgrade after your initial purchase, at any time you can simply click the "Upgrade" button within the HostPapa Dashboard. You may also contact a Customer Care Representative at any time for assistance.

Yes! HostPapa Website Builder allows you to add single or multiple images to your website.

You cannot import a site directly into Website Builder, but by using the hundreds of available styles and templates in Website Builder you can easily improve on it. With some styles you can even upload your own background image to make it really easy.

It sure is; however, each domain (website) requires its own HostPapa Website Builder plan. You can add HostPapa Website Builder (to any domain you own, at any time) by visiting the Add Services tab within your HostPapa Dashboard.

Yes, you can! HostPapa Website Builder lets you customize your site with your own photos, images, audio, and videos. Concerned about bandwidth and storage? For full details on HostPapa's usage policy, visit our Terms of Service.