How to build a website with Notion for free without codingApril 9, 2022 — 4 min read
Ever wondered how to create a website with Notion for free without coding? Well, this article is for you!
Whether you wanna build that portfolio website or a blog, there are a lot of ways to do it. But the most common way is to use a free online service called Popsy.
What is Popsy?
Popsy is a free online service that allows you to create a website with Notion for free. It's a great way to start building a website without any coding expertise. It's flexible enough to build any kind of website, from a portfolio website to a blog to a landing page. It also has a lot of features that you can use to customize your website to your liking.
What features does Popsy have?
With Popsy, you can:
- Customize your website with a lot of options such as:
- Customizing color scheme
- Customizing font
- Customizing logo
- Customizing background
- Customizing header
- Customizing footer
- Customizing social media links
- Use a lot of different templates to create your website
- Create a custom domain name
- Customize SEO settings
Popsy also automatically syncs your website with Notion, so you can edit your website in Notion and see the changes in your website instantly.
What are people using Popsy for?
A lot of people are using Popsy to:
- Build a portfolio website
- Build a blog website
- Build a landing page for a product, service or company
- Build a landing page for a job posting
- Build a landing page for a course
You can see a lot of examples of websites that are built with Popsy in the Popsy website.
How to get started with Popsy?
First, you need to create an account on Popsy. You can do that by clicking on the Login button on the top right corner of the Popsy website.
How to create a website with Popsy?
Once you have an account, you can start creating your website by clicking on the
Create New Site button, a pop up will appear asking you to choose a name for your website as well as a link to your Notion page.
In the next step, you will be asked to choose the type of your website. You can choose between:
- Personal website or CV
- Landing page
- Knowledge base
After choosing the type of your website, the next step is to choose a theme and then your website will be created.
Customizing your website
You've now created your website, but you can customize it to your liking. You can customize the color scheme, font, logo, background, header, footer, social media links, and more by clicking on the
Customize theme button in the left menu.
💡 To customize your website's logo and favicon, you can click on the
Site settings button in the left menu.
Publish your website
When you're done, you can publish your website by clicking on the
Publish button in the left menu. You can assign a custom domain to your website as well as create a subdomain in popsy.site.
The publishing process usually takes about 5 minutes and after that you can start using your website.
Alternative to Popsy
There are a lot of other services that you can use to create a website with Notion but most are not free. For example, you can use:
- Simple Ink which has a lot of features and has a free plan
- Super is very packed with features but starts at $12/month/site.
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