Xara Web Designer Alternatives

    Xara Web Designer is described as 'WYISWYG web design tool for the Windows platform that enables you to quickly and easily design your own web pages and websites' and is a Website Builder in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Xara Web Designer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Adobe Dreamweaver. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try BlueGriffon or openElement. Other great apps like Xara Web Designer are Pinegrow Web Editor (Paid), KompoZer (Free, Open Source), B4X (Freemium) and CodeLobster PHP Edition (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2021

    1. Pinegrow is a Mac, Windows and Linux web editor that lets you build responsive websites faster with live multi-page editing, CSS & SASS styling, CSS Grid editor and smart components for Bootstrap, Foundation and WordPress.
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    2. BlueGriffon is a WYSIWYG content editor for the World Wide Web. Powered by Gecko, the rendering engine of Firefox, it can edit Web pages in conformance to Web Standards.

      Discontinued

      Last version 3.1 was released on October 14th, 2019 according to their official website.

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    3. Create websites faster with our powerful & intuitive editor. Generates W3C-compliant HTML/CSS/PHP code. Free website templates are available.
    4. KompoZer is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be discontinued. Latest stable version, 0.7.10, was released on 2007 and last development version, 0.8b3, on 2010, but the program is still downloadable from the official website.

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      • Android Tablet
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      Cross platform development tools for native iOS, Android, desktop and server applications. B4X is a Rapid Application Development (RAD) tool for real world apps. The programming language is a modern version of Visual Basic.
    5. CodeLobster - Free portable PHP IDE with support Drupal, Smarty, WordPress, Joomla, JQuery, CodeIgniter, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, CakePHP, Facebook, Symfony

      Discontinued

      The company seems to have stopped the support for CodeLobster PHP Edition: they recommend to use CodeLobster IDE (see http://www.codelobster.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=24735) . Last version, 5.15, released in April 2019, can be still downloaded from the official website

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    6. VisualNEO Web is the easiest authoring tool to develop Web Apps, for beginners and professionals. Drag and drop visual IDE. Use its simplified programming language (NeoScript), JavaScript or both for coding your Apps. Multilanguage interface.
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      VisualNEO Web vs Xara Web Designer opinions
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      THis isnt a web page design program but a web app development tool. Not similar
      Negative comment 11 months ago

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    7. Web Builder is a WYSIWYG (What-You-See-Is-What-You-Get) program used to create web pages. The program generates HTML tags while you point and click on desired functions; you can create a web page without learning HTML.
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    8. WebSite X5 is the software that guides you along each step to create professional websites, online stores, and blogs. It's easy, quick, and complete. WebSite X5 Go is Free!.
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