Which one is the better option?

A Website Builder or A Web Design Agency.
Every business, whether they are small, medium, or large, should have a website to display their product and services to their targeted audiences. There are lots of Website Builders on the market that make this easier and more accessible.

Let me explain what is a Website Builder?
If you don’t know how to code and design a website you can use a website builder to make your website. A website builder is a tool that enables you to make a website without any coding knowledge.

Some website builder tools are

Now you must be thinking that if we can design a website with Website Builder why should we go with Web Development Agency?

Choosing a website builder or a web design agency depends completely on your needs, budget, and time.

I want to share some key points here so that you can make your decision easier and more precise.

Some Benefits of Website Builders?

  • If you need a single page, static and informational website you can go with a website builder.
  • You can design your website on a predefined template without any knowledge of coding.
  • If you have a very limited budget to invest in your website than initially you can go with Website Builder. But let me clear you, if you compare your cost for a 1 year or 2 years you will find that Website Builder is no such inexpensive.
  • Website builders also provide some features for free, but you must pay to upgrade or update them.

Some drawbacks of Website Builders?

  • If you want to modify any inbuilt functions, you can’t change them as they don’t allow to change in their inbuilt code.
  • If you are going with website builders you have to use their predefined templates so you can’t make yourself unique from your competitors.
  • Website load time is not so good and you can’t optimize it according to you.
  • If you want to show your products and services according to you or your marketing team then a website builder is not a good choice for you.
  • A website builder is more expensive in a long run.
  • They provide very limited storage and if you want to increase it you have to pay more.
  • If you want to make your buyer’s journey smooth on your website then website builder is not for you.
  • If you want to provide your website visitors with an awesome customer experience then you should not choose the website builder.

Some advantages of choosing a Web Design Agency

  • If you are looking for a unique custom design to stand yourself different from your competitor then you should choose a Web Design Agency.
  • If you are looking for a conversion-optimized website so that you can convert your website visitors into paying customers then you should go with Web Design Agency.
  • With the help of a web developer, you can enhance your website load time.
  • You do not need to take any tension if any technical glitch occurs in your website. Just inform your Web Development Agency and they will fix it for you.
  • You can integrate your website with any CRM, ERP, and Mailer to automate your business.

Some Disadvantages of choosing a Web Design Agency

  • Cost: Cost is the main factor when you are choosing a Web Design Agency. Sometimes you feel quite expensive when you are choosing a Web Design Agency but when you compare it with Website Builders for the same duration you will find that choosing a Web Design agency is proved to be more beneficial and cost-effective for you.
  • Time: A web Design agency needs more time to design your website in comparison of a website builder because before designing a website, we research a lot for whatsoever field as per the different projects. Before we start developing your website, we take ample amount of time to understand your targeted audiences, your competitors, and, other demands of your business be it a product or service so that we can make something that is outstanding.

At Maven we always try to provide our customers the best web design and development service at a very affordable price which helps them to grow their business. If you are also planning to design a new website or redesign an existing one then you can rely on us with maximum faith.

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