When you’re ready to start your online project, you need to choose which platform you’d like to use, to host, and run, your website.
There are lots of platforms out there. You could use a shopping site platform, a page-builder platform, or a standard web hosting account that lets you install a content management system like WordPress.
The right answer depends on a few factors, like ease-of-use, how much tech support you’ll need, how much you’re willing to locked into one provider, and how much control you want to have.
What are the differences between — and examples of — hosted platforms, and standard web hosting accounts?
What are marketplace sites, and should you consider them for your online presence?