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REVIEWS - Serif WebPlus X4 [Download] [OLDVERSION]ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating3.5 out of 5Product FeatureHigh-quality template sites, an easy drag-and-dropqapproach to design, creative tools and on-screenhelp allow you to easily create professionalwebsites with no HTML required.An unrivalled combination of page design, webqgadgets, site management, photo editing, creativegraphics, and publishing features--plus freehosting--give you everything you need in this onepackage.Sell online securely--top shopping cart providersqPayPal, RomanCart, and Mals to make sure youcan start making money quickly and easily.Make a fantastic interactive website and stay inqtouch with your audience with features such asblogs, forums, polls, password-protected membersareas, live RSS feeds and much more.With support ranging from video tutorials, how-toqguides, an online knowledge base, an activeWebPlus user forum, and direct support from Serif,access unlimited help to build your website.Read moreqProduct DescriptionWebPlus X4 is Serifs amazing website creation software that combines power, flexibility, and intuitive ease ofuse, so you can create attractive, engaging websites--with no HTML or prior experience. Perfect for businesses,organizations, clubs, schools, and personal sites, WebPlus X4 includes everything needed forprofessional-quality results. This release brings together an easy visual page designer, forms, free online toolsand services, PayPal and other e-commerce, search engine optimization, graphics tools, photo editing, analytics,publishing, maintenance, and tutorial videos.
WebPlus X4 was awarded an impressive 5/5 stars and rated "perfect" in a recent PCWorld.com review.Authors Sally Wiener Grotta & Daniel Grotta describe how WebPlus X4 "combines drag-and-drop simplicitywith highly customizable options to deliver the tools that even non-techies can use to create sophisticated,interactive websites."Everything You NeedNEW! Photo EditingEdit photos for your website without leaving WebPlus X4 using the new PhotoLab. Remove backgrounds usingthe Image Cutout Studio or enhance images by adding one or more of over 70 effects and adjustments.Professionally adjust and correct photosEasily add amazing effectsQuickly remove blemishes and scratchesApply adjustments with single clicksEdit or undo changes at any timeIMPROVED! Site NavigationUse one of the customisable Flash navigation bars and impress visitors with the look of your website.IMPROVED! Graphic designCreate tailored graphics for your website with the built-in drawing tools, shapes, effects, styles, and more.IMPROVED! Word ProcessingNot only can you create and edit text just like a word processor but you can now import Word documents too!Incredibly Easy to UseThe desktop publishing-style approach allows you to design your website to look exactly how you want it. All thecoding is done for you behind the scenes. Click to enlarge.
Edit photos for your website without leaving WebPlus X4 using the new PhotoLab. Click to enlarge.Easily drag and drop a text frame, image, Flash photo gallery, and more from the QuickBuilder Bar onto your pagefor fast website design.NEW! QuickBuilder BarIts now even quicker and easier to build websites with the new QuickBuilder Bar. Easily drag and drop a textframe, image, Flash photo gallery, and more from the QuickBuilder Bar onto your page for fast website design.Easy as 1-2-3!Create websites from professional templates1.Design and edit with the QuickBuilder Bar2.Publish pages instantly with Quick Publish3.No HTML or other programming requiredThe desktop publishing-style approach allows you to design your website to look exactly how you want it. Allthe coding is done for you behind the scenes!IMPROVED! Video tutorials and learningGet support easily. Videos, PDF tutorials, our online knowledge base, and active community forums can all beaccessed from the new Learning Zone.Powerful Web GadgetsForums, Blogs, Forms & MoreMake engaging and interactive websites by adding forums, blogs, polls, online forms and more--all providedand hosted for free by Serif.NEW! Online bookingsYour customers can book rooms, tables, sporting facilities, services, or anything you can think of using the newinteractive Resource Booker.NEW! Google MapsPut your business on the map--literally--with Google Maps. Ideal for Find us or Contact us pages.
NEW! Content managementEdit the content of your site from any computer with an internet connection. Fantastic for quick updates andnews.Secure members areasCreate individual login details for selected users and grant them access to specific areas on your site.Secure e-Commerce StoresIMPROVED! Sell securely onlineUsing e-commerce to sell online has never been easier. Not only can it display an unlimited amount of productsbut now you can have up to 10 options (like size, colour, etc.) for each item. Weve also teamed up with the topshopping cart providers so you can be sure that all your transactions are 100% secure.Easy wizard to setup your online storeChoice of providers including PayPalSecurity for you and your customersNEW! Google AdSenseIncrease your revenue by placing targeted ads by Google on your website, earning you money whenever yourvisitors click on them$50 Google AdWords includedAttract new customers using our free gift to you--$50 of free Google advertising. Promote your business andreach potential customers. Terms and conditions apply.Attract new customers using $50 of free Google advertising.Over 40 professionally designed, fully customizable templates and themed layouts included.
The easy e-commerce facilities in WebPlus X4 are perfect for small businesses or anyone selling online.Media-Rich WebsitesIMPROVED! Animated photo galleriesShow off you pictures in all their glory in one of the 36 highly customisable animated photo galleries. There are12 new Flash galleries plus all the old favourites so there will always be one thats perfect for your pictures.The photo galleries in WebPlus X4 can now handle 1000s of images, multiple albums, and link to RSS imagefeeds (from sites like Flickr) so your latest photos can appear online without updating your site.IMPROVED! YouTube videosYour friends, family, and customers can now enjoy high definition YouTube videos on your website--now withextra features like autoplay for instant viewing.Audio & podcastsHost or stream music on your website and get your fans to subscribe to your podcast updates via iTunes sothey never miss out on whats new.News feedsCreate your own RSS feed for people to subscribe to or show feeds from other sites and make your website aplace with up-to-the-minute news.Flash animationsEasily add Flash animations to your website to engage visitors and give your site a more professional look.Perfect Websites--FastIMPROVED! Professional templatesWith over 40 professionally-designed, fully-customisable templates and themed layouts included, theres plentyto choose from to create your perfect website.NEW! Quick publishingMake updates to individual sites pages with just one click thanks to the new Quick Publish option. Its great forspeedy updates and adding news to your siteNEW! Google AnalyticsDiscover who your customers are, and a whole lot more, with Google Analytics. WebPlus X4 makes it easy tointegrate this industry-standard tool into your website.Search Engine OptimisationMake sure your site can be easily found by popular search engines like Google and Yahoo! by taking advantageof the simple SEO tools in WebPlus X4.
New Feature HighlightsQuickBuilder BarThe QuickBuilder Bar makes creating websites faster by providing commonly used web elements.Photo EditingNow you dont need a separate photo editing program thanks to the powerful photo editing features.Online BookingsTake customer bookings for rooms, tables, events and more with the new Resource Booker.Google GadgetsAdd cool Google gadgets including Maps, Adsense and Analytics to any site with just a few clicks.Flash NavbarsNavigate around your website in style with one of the new animated Flash navigation bars.Pro Photo GalleriesYour pictures will be beautifully displayed in one of the high-quality Flash photo galleries.Quick PublishUpdate sites instantly! It only takes one click to update a page with the new Quick Publish feature.New Learning ZoneWatch video tutorials, print PDF guides, or view the knowledge base from the new Learning Zone.Colour Scheme DesignerCreate a unique colour scheme for your website to make it stand out from the crowd.Content Management SystemMake quick edits and updates to your website content from any PC with an internet connection.