Best Website Builder for Artists – Forbes Advisor

If you want to showcase your artwork in a stunning online portfolio, consider building your website with Format. This website builder was developed specifically for the creative community to help artists display their work online.

The user-friendly design editor helps you create a stunning website quickly and easily. Thousands of design variations can be achieved with simple adjustments to Format’s fully responsive design templates. Format takes a mobile-first approach to web design to ensure your artwork looks outstanding on any screen size.

You can try Format for free for 14 days. Format offers three plan options, including Basic, Pro, and Pro Plus. Starting prices range from $3.50 to $12.50 per month (if billed annually). If you plan to host an online store, you will need to opt for the Pro Plus or Bundle option which allows you to list up to 1000 products in your store.

Format offers the main features important for artists, including Lightroom and Capture One integration, copyright protection, SSL security, high-resolution images, hosted video, and various premium design features. Professional business tools include client contracts, gallery password protection, client galleries, and file transfers.

In addition to building your online portfolio with Format, you can also sell prints through Prints Marketplace or store and manage large photo files in Format Photo Storage Cloud.

Who should use it: Format is a great platform to host an online portfolio, making it a great website builder for photographers, artists, interior designers, fashion designers, music artists, videographers, models and architects.