New Website Builder Packages Launched by Fasthosts

– Responsive web editor with automatic mobile and tablet optimisation
– Range includes full eShop functionality for secure, effortless online sales
– Drag and drop design for easy integration of popular widgets such as social media and blog

7 January, Gloucester, UK: Fasthosts Internet Ltd, (, a leading web and Cloud hosting provider, today introduced a brand new standalone Website Builder (powered by BaseKit) making website creation quicker and easier for both personal users and small and medium businesses alike. Consumer expectations for website design and speed have never been so tough. With Fasthosts Website Builder, business owners can achieve a truly professional quality website with eCommerce functionality and seamless design across all platforms. With built in mobile and tablet capability, all websites built using the tool can render perfectly on any device.

Priced from just £4.99/month +VAT, Fasthosts’ Website Builder Essential is fit for business startups and small businesses looking to grow or optimise their online presence. The higher-tier package, Website Builder Complete, available for £9.99/month +VAT, comes complete with many elements to attract and engage new audiences, and is equipped for integrated online selling. With drag and drop widgets available in both packages, users can easily add important and popular web apps such as social media, videos, maps and a blog within their web pages.

Simon Yeoman, General Manager, Fasthosts Internet Ltd., comments “Small business owners face increasing pressure on their time. Our brand new Website Builder uses drag-n-drop control and time saving features to enable any level of user to launch an effective, interactive website easily in only minutes. With many British consumers now preferring mobile browsing, Fasthosts users need only build their website once, and be assured that it will always work seamlessly for all mobiles and tablets”.

The Website Builder Essential Package, complete with 1 free domain name, 500 starter mailboxes and the easy to use drag and drop Website Builder product, provides 25 different templates and is fully managed through the Fasthosts control panel. The package also includes a built-in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Settings tool in order to enhance search rankings and help secure more online traffic.

Fasthosts customers choosing the Website Builder Complete Package additionally receive full eShop functionality including unlimited products, easy stock control, product image zoom, and everything needed to take secure credit card or PayPal payments. With 100 attractive designs to choose from, there is an ideal shop front for every retailer.

Furthermore, the Complete package includes a professional 25GB Hosted Exchange mailbox with calendar, contacts and tasks. Fasthosts also provides 1 free domain name to be chosen from a large selection including three of the new top level domain names (nTLDs) released in the past year- .website, .club and .click, meaning customers can be online and fully active with speed.

Existing Fasthosts hosting package customers, who have already created and published a website using the existing Website Publishing Tool, can easily refresh their website with a new package by using the easy import facility, via the Control Panel, just by clicking the ‘Upgrade Package’ button.

As a leading web and cloud hosting provider, Fasthosts offers a comprehensive range of services including domain name registrations, servers, online backup solutions and reseller web hosting. Fasthosts has supported UK businesses with hosting and IT expertise for over 15 years, and is well placed to deliver a high quality service. To find out more about Fasthosts Website Builder visit