User Interface and Design
For a mobile website building app to be considered easy to use, it should have an intuitive and user-friendly interface that is easy to navigate with touch controls. The app should provide clear and concise instructions on how to use its various features and tools, and it should allow users to easily preview their website and make changes on the go.
It’s easy once you get used to it a little. At first the icons and buttons can be slightly overwhelming
Testers acknowledge that FreeSite’s interface becomes more intuitive with some familiarity, despite initial feelings of being slightly overwhelmed. Once testers became accustomed to the app, they found it easy to navigate and use effectively.
Our testers found that the app excels in accommodating users of all skill levels, including beginners (see above). Testers reported that FreeSite is accessible and understandable for newcomers, making it a friendly choice for those just starting with website building.
Working With FreeSite
FreeSite generally facilitates a smooth workflow, with an overall high rating. Testers found tasks easy to complete with minimal steps. However, some noted that cleaning unnecessary empty blocks can be a bit time-consuming.
A mobile website building app that is clear should be easy to navigate, with clear and concise labels for all buttons and menus. The app should provide intuitive and logical workflows, so that users can easily find the features they need and accomplish their goals without confusion or frustration.
The app’s interface elements are organized well and are easily accessible and visible.
Instructions and Tooltips
The app offers clear instructions and tooltips, achieving an overall high rating. Testers felt that the guidance provided was generally helpful, although there were slight variations in ratings. Some found the instructions to be very good, while others rated them slightly lower.
FreeSite organizes interface elements well, earning another high rating. Testers praised the app’s visual hierarchy, which made content easily accessible and visible. However, there was a minor issue reported with changing the header picture, which required an unconventional method.
FreeSite maintains a good level of consistency in its interface, which contributes to its overall high rating. Testers consistently found it easy to navigate and appreciated its user-friendly design. However, it’s worth noting that beginners may face some initial challenges due to the presence of slightly numerous icons and buttons which don’t have labels. Nevertheless, as users become more accustomed to the platform, these challenges tend to subside, making FreeSite an increasingly user-friendly website builder.
A mobile website building app that is lightweight should load quickly and operate smoothly, with minimal lag or delays.
There is one template with very basic customization options.
Testers found the designs visually appealing, but not necessarily aligned with modern design trends. Template variety was limited, with only basic customization options available.
FreeSite offers some design flexibility. Testers reported basic customization options, and the app was rated favorably for its design flexibility, especially through the Painter Brush and Gear icons.
Ethics / Focus
Ethics/Focus refers to the principles and considerations that guide the development and usage of the app, ensuring responsible and user-centric practices. It involves adopting ethical standards, maintaining user privacy and security, and prioritizing user experience.
The website builder app prioritizes user education.
The app received a good overall ratings for ethics and focus. Testers felt that the primary focus of FreeSite was clear, without bombarding them with products or services to sell.
FreeSite shines in prioritizing user education, earning a perfect rating. Testers noted that the app places a strong emphasis on user education, support, and respecting the user’s learning pace.
The app scored well in emphasizing content quality and organization, with an overall high rating. Testers appreciated FreeSite’s focus on content quality rather than solely relying on add-ons/features.