What is HubSpot CMS Starter?
Building a website can be daunting. There is so much to consider: choosing the right platform, deciding on the design and content, and finally operating the digital business. This blog post discusses whether or not HubSpot’s most cost-effective website solution, HubSpot CMS Hub Starter, is suitable for building an effective business website.
What is HubSpot CMS Hub Starter? In a nutshell, it’s the HubSpot CMS at its most basic level. The least expensive website option available from HubSpot, you have access to all of HubSpot’s apps and integrations without having to create custom code or make changes directly in your site’s HTML/CSS.
What is the cost? HubSpot CMS Hub Starter costs 23€ per month or 248€ per year.
Does it come with support? Yes, this entry-level product comes with email and community support and access to HubSpot University training resources.
Who should use HubSpot CMS Hub Starter?
If you are a small business and can’t afford to pay additional fees for design, development, and more robust technical optimizations, we recommend using HubSpot CMS Hub Starter. The content management system already includes many of the core features you will need.
HubSpot CMS Hub Starter is an excellent option for startups that want to build a business website quickly to get their foot in the door of marketing automation and start generating leads.
There are some features you may need access to in a more advanced package. For example, HubSpot CMS Hub Starter doesn’t include all of the features of smart forms or any of the smart content functionality.
What are some alternatives?
If you’re looking for a content management system but still don’t want to pay development fees when building your business website, consider using another platform like WordPress or WebFlow. These platforms offer similar features with an intuitive user interface and are easy to use without having access to code knowledge.
For businesses that need access to the full suite of HubSpot’s features, you can take your website further by using one of their more advanced products, like HubSpot CMS Hub Professional. Alpha Alias is an official HubSpot Solutions Provider and can help you from initial onboarding through the design and development process and even run your digital business for you.