Cabanova is an online website builder where anyone can create a website using a simple drag and drop interface. Websites are created in a Flash editing environment, and published in Flash and HTML5 format to endure compatibility on iPhones, iPads and other non-Flash devices.
The service is free, but there are also premium packages that offer more features such as number of pages, web space, e-commerce shop and ad-removal. Custom domain names can also be purchased and attached to any website. Pricing for the premium packages ranges from US$11.90 p.m. to US$ 19.90 p.m.
There are over 1000 template-combinations pre-filled with content for individuals, businesses, clubs and organizations. Features of the sitebuilder include:
- Fully customizable temples
- Image galleries
- Movies (upload or embed from YouTube and Vimeo)
- Google Maps
- Social widgets (Facebook, Twitter etc.)
- Predefined, fully editable forms
- E-commerce shop
The website builder is available in English, German, French, Portuguese and Romanian
The first beta-version of the sitebuilder was launched in 2001 as a product of Efirst GmbH in Dusseldorf, Germany, and in 2006 Cabanova GmbH was founded in the same location to separate the brand and product. It is privately owned and funded, and has 3 shareholders, Karl Weyers, Sebastian Schmitz and Catalin Constantin.
The main office is in Dusseldorf, and there is a second office based in Bucharest, Romania where programming and a part of the support services are provided.
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