Webflow

Webflow


4.5 / 5
30 reviews


Average Ratings

30 Reviews

  • 4.5 / 5
    Overall

  • 4 / 5
    Ease of Use

  • 4.5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    $35.00/month
  • Pricing Details
    billed annualy
  • Deployment
    Cloud, SaaS, Web

Vendor Details

  • Webflow
  • webflow.com

About Webflow

Visual drag-and-drop website builder for designing custom, professional websites without writing code.


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Webflow Features

  • Audio Content
  • Customizable Templates
  • Document Indexing
  • E-forms
  • Full Text Search
  • Image Editor
  • SEO Management
  • Text Editor
  • Version Control
  • Video Content
  • Website Management

Webflow Reviews Recently Reviewed!


Webflow is a web designer's holy grail

Jan 18, 2018
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Webflow has been a game changer. It allows you to develop a website in a visual way. Unlike Squarespace and Wix and the like, it's not a web builder. You actually use HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to build the website. For designers, it's crucial, because you can design websites and forego hiring a developer to code it. Truly, Webflow has impressive functionality, and they're always improving.

Cons: I wish Webflow had the functionality for native e-commerce. Multiple languages, native forums, and chat functionality would also be nice. While you can integrate all of these features from external plug-ins, it would make the development process much smoother if these functions were native.

Overall: My web design company can afford to support smaller businesses and non-profits, because our overhead is MUCH lower, now that we don't need to hire a development team.

The best thing since sliced bread

Oct 06, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Simply put, Webflow is a UI over HTML and CSS. That means that anything you can build in HTML/CSS, you can build in Webflow ten times easier.

We used to allocate weeks to building websites, involve multiple devs and spent a sizeable amount of time fixing cross-browser compatibility issues. Since we've started using Webflow, the turnaround time for projects decreased considerably and the devs love building websites (which wasn't happening before).

Besides building the front-end, Webflow features a powerful CMS that allows you to visually edit the contents directly in the website - a feature that clients love, alongside the point-and-click content editing.

Webflow is easy to learn (you need a good HTML/CSS understanding, though), incredibly easy to create mind-blowing animations and runs buttery smooth on any browser, anywhere in the world (they're using AWS infrastructure after all).

Cons: Webflow doesn't yet have an e-commerce CMS - it is still to be launched, even though it was announced some time ago.

Overall: In a nutshell, Webflow allows us to build an amazing website in days instead of weeks. Devs love it because they can move fast, designers love it because the end result is just like the design, and the clients love it because it's really easy for them to make quick edits.

LOVE Webflow

Jun 14, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: It is hard to pick what I like most because there is so much to love. Amazing customer support and strong community. I am a strong front-end developer and don't feel like their platform dumbs-down what I know. So much flexibility, speed with the built-in hosting, always releasing features that their community has requested, really helpful at sharing work-arounds.

Cons: There are a few current limitations like no built-in pagination that have slowed down my development and I've had to implement clunky work-arounds, but the pros completely outweigh the cons.

Front End Development just made so much easier

Jun 05, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: I have tried a few modern web design software and Webflow is absolutely the best. It follows the latest HTML5 and CSS3 guideline so the code is clean. It's so easy to set up Flexbox and it provides some basic common elements such as sliders, nav bars but still customizable. Web animation is also made so much easier. The best thing is the CMS. It's pretty much an alternative of Wordpress but so much more easier and flexible.

Cons: I love all the feature Webflow provided but the only thing I can't justify is the pricing for hosting. When another web hosting company provides the same service for a month and Webflow is dollar. It's hard to sell it to my clients.

Overall: Great software to design static webpage and with CMS you can even create dynamic pages in seconds.

A webpage generator done right

Nov 06, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

3 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Webflow is basically photoshop in steroids to put it in a way. The tool is easy to use and only demands little to none web development basic knowledge, the biggest plus is that the code produced by the tool is clean and not full of clutter as other similar tools.

Cons: Not much. The only thing is that since is a fairly new tool, some of the functionality you might be looking for or that can only be achieved by custom development might not be available.

Overall: Webflow is great, is so good that sometimes when doing projects using the tool feels like cheating. The speed on development that it provides, plus the independence of execution makes this a great tool for workplaces where the workforce might not be so big to design and execute projects fast.

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The most powerful WYSIWYG website builder available

Oct 12, 2018
4/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

3 / 5
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Pros: Of all the what-you-see-is-what-you-get website builders available (such as Wix, Weebly, Squarespace, et. al.) most of them are aimed at amateurs not really anyone with any sort of extensive web design or development background. Webflow is different in that respect and in all aspects of the user experience, from the way style sheets are exposed, displayed, and edited to the extensive hosting options. I personally like this; there's a lot of power there; but it may be intimidating for non-pros.

For instance, CSS grid functionality was just added. That's great! But how many non-pros know what that is.

The interface is awesome. I figured out it pretty quickly unlike some of the other supposedly easy-to-use services. Looking at you Squarespace.

CMS functionality is powerful. As the marketing blurb says: Adding new content is as easy as filling out a form. You can also add content directly to a live page. That's pretty cool.

Cons: Hosting options are kind of confusing. Simplify them, please.

Overall: I was surprised at the power at my disposal, particularly adding content and managing styles but was even more impressed at the UI/UX of the editor. I wouldn't call it easy to use exactly but I would call it rewarding.

Webflow is my top choice for designing websites

Jan 26, 2017
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: I run a graphic and web design studio and when I found out about Webflow, I was a bit skeptical. However, after using Webflow for a number of client projects, I have very few complaints. In fact, it's my go-to solution for tackling client web design jobs. Webflow offers an incredible amount of functionality in a fairly intuitive interface. If you are familiar with Adobe CC software, Webflow will feel fairly familiar. As a designer, my coding skills are limited, and Webflow has allowed me to cut developers out of my process, which lowers the cost for clients, as well as lowers my production cost. It's not a web-building platform like Squarespace, Wix, Weebly, or IMCreator. It's a platform that essentially allows designers to write code in a visual way.

I also appreciate that the Webflow team seems committed to improving the platform, as it rolls out new updates very regularly. In addition, there's a fairly solid collection of video tutorials that are pretty useful. I do find that, at times, I hit stumbling blocks with Webflow's functionality and limitations, though with their frequent improvements I'm hopeful that many of these challenges will be resolved.

Easy to use for the average professional

Jun 27, 2017
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Intuitive editing interface that comes with web components and widgets that are easy to use out of the box and/or can be customized to your liking. Love that you can publish the site immediately.

Cons: Needs a built-in content management system in order to be considered an all-in-one web publishing platform.

Gamechanger

Oct 26, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: Brings a new world of possibilities to our agency - gives designers with UI knowledge the power to build quickly and easily from their designs. Super powerful tool, looks good, works great. Decent value for the options it gives us. Very responsive customer support too.

Cons: Nothing that has cropped up yet - we are a couple of months into usage, so possible we will see something, but so far so good.

Overall: UI designers are making use of Webflow to be more instrumental in creating sites. This frees up developers for other work, and for any particularly bespoke or complex elements, our developers can work with the exported code from Webflow. Several sites created with Webflow now live and looking great.

Webflow is amazing! Completely changed how we ship marketing pages

Jan 18, 2018
5/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: Flexibility - Once we switched over to webflow, I was able to ship new content pages in just a couple hours and make changes on my own without bothering engineering. Running marketing experiments with a small engineering team became so much easier.

Cons: Ease of use - It can be a bit challenging to get over the learning curve, but I love that it's much closer to actual development than something like Squarespace.

Overall: Completely changed the way we ship content and marketing landing pages. Eliminated a huge burden from our small engineering team. I would recommend it to any company I talk to.

Bad customer support behind an awesome platform!!

May 22, 2017
1/5
Overall

2 / 5
Ease of Use

3 / 5
Features & Functionality

1 / 5
Customer Support

1 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Almost like photoshop, there is no limit for front-end. Latest technology. Modern. Updated regularly.

Cons: Webflow charged me for the total subscription which I am not aware of since I was trying to learn the platform/editor/designer and then I was going to start my website design business. I did not publish any website, I only tried to understand the system and try to get some help with it. When you need some help with technical stuff and ask for help their first response is ''please create a detailed post to the Community Forum - our entire staff fields submissions throughout the day!'' You have to follow the guidelines on our Statement of Support page when submitting an inquiry!! Afterwards, I did explain my situation that I wasn't aware what was going on, I am a victim of the technology and I'd like to believe that I ethically have a right to claim a refund under such an inconvenient situation. But the answer was "I can give you a one-time courtesy refund for the last 30 days of service." I would expect a more understanding approach from such a big industry leading web compony and offer me the full refund since I haven't published any website!

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Webflow Review

Aug 30, 2018
4/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Easy to design UI/UX for web, mobile and tabs within one application. No need to write HTML and CSS. The course lessons are very helpful. Great features like Multi-language, animations and content management system support within one tool.

Cons: The tool takes time to understand on initial stage. Pre made templates can be made for effective. Webflow is little pricy for themes.

Great alternative to Wordpress!

Mar 05, 2018
4/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: Webflow is much better than Wordpress in that it lets you to create advanced website features and interactions without needing to know how to code or procure and install various plugins.

Cons: The learning curve for Webflow is much higher than a Wordpress or Wix alternative. I really wish I was able to move items within containers uses a "dragging" function instead of the Adobe Illustrator-esque UI.

Overall: Great for putting up landing pages for testing new business ideas. Great placeholder for someone that wants a website but doesn't know how to code or have the funds to pay an agency.

Jan 03, 2018
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
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Switched from WP, never looking back!

Nov 16, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
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Pros: Webflow is a great interface for both editors and designers. We used a designer to custom code our site and setting it up in Webflow made it very easy to transfer over to me. Webflow also has an EXTENSIVE learning academy which will undoubtedly answer any questions you have about the product!

Cons: If you're not a web designer, the design features are difficult to use, but I believe this is specific to a custom code site.

Best non-wordpress website builder

Apr 14, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
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Pros: It's super powerful.

It has really good interface. It's really easy to find the option you want.

You can do amazing things with it.

Cons: It's pretty pricey.

Sometimes I encountered minor bugs but nothing game breaking.

If only it was for Wordpress...

Overall: It made me money.

Webflow is Easy-to-Use and Affordable

Dec 14, 2018
4/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: The ease of use is exceptional. Having done limited work on a website in the past, I pulled up and completed the online training (a 1 hr 55 min video), and within a week, I have feel like a skilled website developer. Additionally, there are short youtube videos that are very helpful with common skill enhancers and the price is right.

Cons: The software is somewhat limited in advanced features and plug-ins for eCommerce have to be added on. If you have difficulties with computer programs in general, you might find it challenging to use at first.

Overall: I have been working with Webflow for about 4 months now and plan to continue using mainly because it performs to my standards, and I feel confident using this software.

Webflow is a highly capable platform for creating websites, though possibly too complex for some.

Apr 05, 2018
5/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality
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Pros: Webflow is incredibly powerful and has a really well thought out user interface.

If you're prepared to invest time into the learning curve webflow is a great option. Especially for users who can't write code.

Compared to a platform like WordPress, Webflow is incredibly forward thinking, and on top of modern web design trends.

Cons: For novice/non technical users though some aspects of the UI can be confusing and a bit hidden.

Users without a solid understanding of best web design practices will struggle to get the best out of the visual page builders.

The learning curve is much steeper than a Wix/Squarespace alternative, for those users who aren't focused on creating a website from scratch.

A great way to get a website live fast and easy!

Jun 07, 2017
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: I've been using this program for about 3 months now. I know code and am a graphic designer looking to branch more into UI/UX. This program gives me a sense of being able to do that while learning more about that side of design. It's a very visual tool and so easy to understand and grasp. I love how easy you can build a website from the ground up in such a fast time!

Cons: In my time of use, I haven't found at cons to this program yet. The only problem I have sometimes is that while I am working the program is laggy and slows up. It usually resolves itself if I refresh the page or exit and go back into it.

Overall: I have happy clients and am learning the web side of design with ease and understanding!

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Professional website builder with many features

Oct 03, 2018
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Webflow allows you to build a full-featured website with a content management system. Templates are professional, giving your site a polished look

Cons: Webflow has a learning curve that takes up to a week. Pricing, although not high, may be prohibitive for some teams

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A really awesome product with certain limitations.

Aug 01, 2018
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

3 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: As a designer i really fell in love with this product, it's really slick, really well designed and just plain fun to use.

Cons: Since i create websites for a living, i often need to go back to Wordpress because of certain limitations which i can solve in 2 minutes with the right plugin on Wordpress but most of the time i can do what need to do and won't rely on Wordpress.

Sleek and simple

Nov 07, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
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Pros: Webflow does a great job outputting sleek, simple, minimalistic looking website designs. The best part is how they let you export the code so you don't even need to purchase anything if you're only using it for one website. I would definitely come back to them even if I needed to pay.

Cons: The only problem I've had was how difficult it was for me to hear about Webflow. I feel like I had only ever heard of SquareSpace, WordPress, Weebly, etc. and Webflow has been my favorite when it comes to website building.

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I like that the software does not require coding experience. Great for small companies.

Jul 03, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: I like the UI, which is smilar to Ps, it faciltated me, when I started. There is also a free crash course - how to use it, which is extremely helpful. I can create the design and se it working, without waiting to be coded. Or I can create the entire design in the app! I recommend it.

Cons: In fact the user interface can be challenging in the beginning. Also sometimes the app is a bit slow. This is what I found untill now.

Overall: I was able to see my designs coded and fix any errors on time.

Dec 05, 2016
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
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Perfect; if they removed the ringfence.

May 15, 2018
3/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

1 / 5
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2 / 5
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Pros: The perfect app for building rich, well-coded sites through a well thought out UI. Manipulate style and content separately, in realtime, to rapidly build websites that are ready to depot and work. The WebFlow CMS is smooth and allows you to build complex data driven sites like a mail merge. The system promises to beat WordPress, hands down as it doesn't confuse the use of CSS for style and HTML for content.

Cons: The Webflow hosting service is ridiculously expensive compared to most other good hosting services (even accounting for the CDN provision) and the system will only allow you to export code for static sites, meaning if you want to use the powerful CMS (the best part of the entire offering) you are bound to Webflow's hosting. Deal breaker for me.

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Used for web designing

Sep 23, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: It is best software to visually manilulate PSS. You dont need to do coding for web designing in this and coding will be done automatically at back end. Also we dont need to purchase paid version, all features are available in free version.

Cons: Although coding will be done at back end but You should have Little knowledge of coding for best use of this software.

Overall: Great

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if you are a programmer then it's best for you

Apr 22, 2018
4/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: webflow is great for experienced designers. It has also integrated e-commerce functionality and it allows to migrate websites.

Cons: well If you are a beginner then you can have pretty hard time. It is very expensive for basic website needs. It also has a very limited number of templates.

Overall: a lot of work still has to be done on it.

Super-fast, super-simple - the go-to for lean startups!

Aug 09, 2017
4/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: Very easy to get started with great templates, quite intuitive UI, you can produce professional websites in minutes, adapts itself very neatly to the user

Cons: the design of the side-bar maybe could be a little bit more clean (bigger buttons, less icons and more descriptions (for beginners)

Overall: very quick neat-looking designs (and the code!)

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Very easy to use - creates websites quickly

Apr 09, 2018
4/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
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3 / 5
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Pros: Unique way to design websites. You don't need to learn HTML or CSS, and everything can be done via the browser and the UI.

Cons: Many functions and features are limited just for the paid package. And you get some level of restrictions because you can't code/modify some details.

Overall: Quick way to create websites

Not bad but not so great either

May 15, 2018
3/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

3 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: I like the ability to use cool animations, don't have to write code ready made webiste easy to edit.

Cons: If you start buying templates like I did becuase my code wasnt "clean", plus the monthly fee it starts to get expensive.

Oct 27, 2016
5/5
Overall