Although web hosting and website building is not “very” high but still there are many people who want to create their websites for free. These people are generally newbie bloggers and those who are curious to create their “somewhat official” online presence without investing money.
If you want to create a website for serious business (whether online or offline), I recommend you to go for paid website/domain name and paid web hosting service such as Hostgator, Namecheap, BlueHost, etc. but if you’re at learning stage and just curious to create your own personal website or to know how website works, then there are some free web hosting companies that will not only register you a domain but they’ll also provide free web hosting including space, bandwidth, website builder, Database, Email Account, etc.
However, the term free web hosting is a very popular term so, there are many scams running online. To protect you from them, today I am telling you 25 great free web hosting companies which are genuine, trusted ones and provide very good services to their users.
It is a Google’s company that lets users to create their own blogs. Just sign in with your google account, choose your website name, choose website template and you’re done. Now, you can create pages, write posts, etc. to your blog. No coding skills required. Your blog will be a sub-domain of blogspot.com so, you will get your blog’s name as yoursite.blogspot.com
Another great website that lets you to create free blog. WordPress is the most comprehensive blogging platform that many big sites use. WordPress.com also provide you subdomain such as yoursite.wordpress.com. There are huge varieties of website’s themes that you can use on your blog. Moreover, if your blog grows popular, you can put ads on it and earn some revenue.
It is a free website builder that not only provides you a website (subdomain on weebly.com) but also, it provides a very easy-to-use website builder by which you can create a stunning website by just dragging and dropping page elements such as text-box, images, buttons, etc.
Wix is another great website building tool which also comes with cool website builder. You can register for free and register a website by any name. Using its website builder you can easily create, design and manage webpages. And, your website will last as long as you want.
uCoz is a very old and trusted free web hosting company that will not only let you to register a domain/website but also it lets you to create different type of websites such as blogs, photo albums, forums, e-shopping portals, etc. It has 250 default website templates to choose from. You can create your website database’s backup.
Although AwardSpace offers free as well as paid web hosting, the free plan itself consists a lot of features. At free web hosting ($0.00/month), you’ll get 250 MB Disk Space, 5GB Bandwidth, 1 Domain Hosting, 3 Sub-Domains, 1 MySQL Database, Email account, etc. with 100% No Ads.
Creating website at Webs is not less than a fun. Not only you’ll get free website and hosting, you’ll also be able to enjoy its comprehensive website builder. No coding or technical skills required, you’ll able to design webpage using it’s easy to use, drag & drop website builder. Your website will be SEO friendly, mobile optimized and socially integrated.
You can register your website for free and build it from Strikingly’s website builder. However, Strikingly lets you create a single-page websites (such as parallax websites). The parallax effect, instead of making your site looks low-quality, actually enhance it because parallax websites are new web trend and many companies are happily opting this web design.
Jimdo is another old, reputed and popular website that offers free web hosting. Your website will be a sub-domain of jimdo.com so, the website you can register will be for e.g., yoursite.jimdo.com. Jimdo has been featured in many mainstream brands such as TechCrunch, The NYTimes, Inc., Fast Company, etc.
Tripod, a Lycos company lets your create astonishing website within minutes. Although, it already have loads of templates to choose from but if you’re interested, you can put your own HTML code too. You can also use its drag & drop website builder. Storage space is 20 MB and you can create a professional looking website with 5 webpages.
Yola is another great free web hosting company that allows you to host 3 webpages for free. You will get 1 GB Bandwidth and 1 GB storage space for your website. Your website will be a yola.com subdomain.
Web Node is globally used website builder to register, host websites for free and create it using WebNode Website Builder. Sign-up for free, choose website’s template from the hundreds of provided templates, now you can start editing texts, adding forums, polls, photo galleries, product catalogs, customized widgets and gadgets to your website. It is as easy as editing the email, anyone can have a free website without hiring a web designer.
13. Free Hostia
Free Hostia is also counted among top free web hosting companies. For free users, it provides 250 MB disk space, 6 GB Bandwidth, 5 Domains hosted, 1 MySQL Database and 1 one-click app installs tool. This free web hosting company will not put its ads on your website also.
Since 2004, x10Hosting is providing its free web hosting service to hundreds of thousands of users online. You will not only get website builder to design your website, you can also install advanced CMS tools such as WordPress on your free website and use your own themes, plugins, etc.
15. Get Your Business Online
Get Your Business Online (in short, GYBO) is a service from Google that helps small business owners to make their service available online. You can register a premium domain name for free and Google will provide your high-quality web hosting for one year free. The service is not available globally but it is available for many countries including India, Russia, USA, and many more other countries.
16. Free Hosting
Although it has large number of premium users but the website provides free web hosting and happy support to its free users too. Free Hosting have provided lots of features to its users to create a free website and host it for free. Through its free web hosting service, you’ll get 10 GB disk space, 250 GB bandwidth, cPanel, Easy Website builder and more.
Although, this free web hosting company also provide you a sub-domain as a website but including .byethost.com you can choose from 7 different domains. You can create personal blog, forums, eCommerce website and more for free.
The free web hosting plans will get you 1 GB disk space, 10 GB bandwidth, 3 Domain hosting, 10 MB (1) MySQL Database, CloudFlare CDN to boost your website.
Create a free website with 350pages website builder. With free website and web hosting, you are provided with Drag `n Drop website builder, 900+ unique graphic buttons, easy to use editor, photo editor, eCommerce support, analytics monitoring feature, and many more other important tools.
20. 000Web Host
000Web Host is a very popular free web hosting service that thousands of people use. The reason behind putting it so late is that, many times the website’s staff fails to provide support, recently increase in down-time has been noticed. However, your website will be totally free.
This free web hosting company also provides you sub-domain as your website but you can choose from 20 different domains to create your website/sub-domain on. These domains includes very premium looking names such as .eu.nu, .co.gp, .24.nl, etc. From a single account, you can register 500 domain names. Enjoy 10 GB storage space.
Biz.nf provides you website with the extension .co.nf which works very fine for many users as it gives premium look to the website’s name. On the free website hosting plan you will get 250 MB web space, 5000 MB of data transfer, hosting for 1 domain, and more.
23. Free Hosting EU
You can register free domain with extension .eu.pn or .me.pn. Free hosting plan will let you create free Joomla, WordPress website. You will not have any company’s ad to make your website look cluttered.
Biz.ly offers free website hosting services that provide 50MB of free web space and 1000MB of monthly data transfer, and easy to use website building tools with many free web templates to create you free site
AtSpace provides unlimited free web hosting, free domains and website builder. Through its free web hosting plan, you’ll get unlimited bandwidth, 1 GB storage, 3 sub-domains, 1 email account, joomla & WP installation and more.