PC Advisor reviews the best web design software packages you can use.
- Reviewed on: 26 May 11
- RRP: £428; £113 upgrade from CS5
If you’re serious about dynamic site and application development from scratch, Dreamweaver’s the closest thing to a universal tool – it does it all.
Read our Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 review.
- Reviewed on: 19 August 11
- RRP: Free
As you’d expect from a simple-to-use and free program, there are limitations to Serif WebPlus Starter Edition, but it’s ideal for beginners. Just bear in mind that if you are new to web design, you’ll have to think of hosting and purchasing a domain name.
Read our Serif WebPlus Starter Edition review.
3. Artisteer 3
- Reviewed on: 7 November 11
- RRP: £31
As long as your content follows a traditional blog layout, Artisteer allows for an impressive degree of customization and lets you go into the details only as much as you want to.
Read our Artisteer 3 review.
- Reviewed on: 4 April 12
- RRP: £124
So to answer my own question: If you are a non-technical user and you feel that affiliate marketing is a good way to make money online, XSite Pro will make it possible for you to test your marketing prowess with a minimum amount of technical fiddling. Your websites will not win any design awards, but they might convert users into paying customers and net you affiliate fees.
Read our XSite Pro 2.5 review.