A comparison of the major Site Builders used by startups and small businesses to quickly create a Web presence. This is the summary of the problems and successes encountered during the creation of the MillionMunkeys website. The experiment took about 12 hours, across three of these platforms (Squarespace, Weebly, and Wix), and compared against a recent WordPress project spanning several months.
How do you build your business, making the most-efficient use of your time and resources, especially when you don't have any? One of the core symptoms we see over and over again is building too much, choosing to build more than you need, developers building more-complex things than you need, and using the wrong software or technology stack. The keys to solving these are Iterative Development and the Prototype.