Wondering what kind of website you should create today? After surveying over 300+ people in the span of 6 months via phone, online, person-to-person and email, I’ve come up with 100 most creative ideas for a website, that the average person could make! I say average person because all of these unique ideas for a website can be started right now, without having to invest a lot of money, or hire expensive professionals.
If you’re wondering what kind of website you should make, I suggest you browse through this list of 100 website ideas and suggestions!
How Would I Start A Website?
Great question! First, I think you should read all these ideas so that you can get a feel for what kind of website you’d like. This is the first thing I did when I was first thinking about my website.
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100 “Original” Ideas For A Website Theme:
After you browse through this list, I’ll have some helpful links for you at the bottom. But the first thing to do is have an idea.
- Personal Blog: Write about anything and everything in your life, for fun.
- Your Own Company Website: Create a website for your small business and promote it through social media.
- How-To-Do-Something website: Where you show people how to do something through a blog, like how to code a website.
- Review site: Dedicate your blog on reviewing things, and become an Amazon affiliate to get paid while doing it!
- Adventure blog: Where you document all your adventures of hot air ballooning, sky-diving and surfing. Buy a Go-Pro Camera.
- Niche Site: Choose a focused topic and only write about that everyday. This is what this site is!
- Online Portfolio: Of your illustrations, designs, or other unique talent(s).
- Game Development Blog: Create a blog on making games and the development process. Get followers and loyal fans.
- Painting / Art website: Sell your paintings on your own website that’s connected to Paypal. Sell digital copies for cheap.
- Frugal Website: How to save money as a college student, single mom or just show others how you can get rich by not buying anything.
- Time-lapse Drawing website: Video time-lapse of you drawing a character with upbeat music. Sell your Artwork.
- Video Game Website: Upload videos of your screen while you play your favorite game and gather a following on your YouTube / website.
- Dream Interpretation Website: Create a site and let others submit their dreams, so that you can interpret them. Start a journal yourself.
- Dancing site: Talk about dancing on your blog and have photos, videos and tutorials on how to dance.
- Ask A Question Blog: Allow people to ask you anything, and answer them back.
- Weight Loss blog: Document yourself losing weight and record everything that you do. Make a difference.
- Scrap booking website: Show off your scrap booking skills on your own blog and teach others how to do the same!
- Wedding Couples Site: Dedicate a site on you and your loved one with photos and sweet momentos.
- Spin Online Class: Where you encourage others to spin with you while they watch your pre-recorded videos!
- “Best of” Website: Write about the best of everything.
- Playing Cards Collection Site: Dedicate a website on buying, selling and trading your favorite cards, whether it’s Magic: The gathering or Baseball cards from the 80’s.
- Career Guides: Be a guru and teach others how to be a professional in a field! Hint: Sell an eBook.
- Educational Sites For Kids: Create an E-Learning site for kids.
- Infographic Website: Create unique and useful digital infographs and post as a blog post.
- Singing Lessons website: Setup a singing your heart out website and offer singing lessons to your loyal fans.
- Polls and Surveys Website: Create a site with surveys and polls to learn about others.
- Cheat Sheet Blog: Teach people how to pass something, like an exam.
- Walk w/Me website: Start a Walk with me site where you log your walking routes, and ask others to do the same.
- Product and Services Comparison Site: Talk about and compare two similar products or services. And get companies to pay you to review them!
- Resource List Site: Create a site full of resources to other things. Gain massive traffic and rank high in search engines.
- Origami Website: Where you show step-by-step photos of your process. Sell an eBook on Origami making!
- Company History Site: Talk about the history of companies and how they came to be.
- Troubleshooting Site: Pick a subject and become an expert at that, helping others trouble shoot their issues.
- Fashion Blog: Write about popular fashion styles and tips, and upload videos showing it off.
- MMA forum: Create a WordPress powered forum about MMA and invite friends to join in on the conversation!
- Poems Website: Write your original and compelling poems online, and share with others your passions.
- Personal Music Website: Start spreading the word about your musical talents and show off your mad skills!
- Donation website: Make up an interesting story and ask people to donate.
- Experimental Site: Create a website where you use yourself as a human experiment, and then document it all.
- MLM Website: Become an MLM guru and recruit others online, via marketing funnel.
- Play The Guitar Site: Make videos and teach others how to play the guitar.
- Get Rich Quick Site: Where you try to get money from people. I’m sure it works.
- Stamp collecting website: Show off images of old and antique stamps.
- What Would You Do Website: Where you create hypothetical situations and ask readers, what would they do?
- Roadkill Site: Take pics of roadkill and upload them to your site. People will love it or hate it.
- Celebrity Site: Dedicate a blog on a certain celebrity and stalk them online. Follow their every move and blog about it. Gain many followers.
- Politics Website: Create a site on your political views.
- Zorbing website: Teach others the art of zorbing and upload funny videos.
- You Deserve It Website: Create a site where others can tell stories about getting revenge.
- Retro Website: Create a retro site with scrolling marquees, snowflakes falling and mouse trails.
- Food Diaries Site: Eat food, video tape, review and do it again.
- New Ideas Blog: About creative ideas that others can suggest and comment.
- Learn a Foreign Language Website: Learn how to speak a new language and write about it! Show others your struggles, what helps you and your learning process.
- Self-Help blog: Encourage and motivate others with a self-help blog.
- Top 100 Blog: Create a blog dedicated to the top 100 of a certain subject(s).
- Please Don’t Hack My Site Blog: Create a site asking hackers to not hack it.
- Fishing site: Tips and tricks on how to fish in your area, and upload viral videos of you fishing.
- Save The World Blog: Write about saving the world and world peace.
- Catfish Blog: Pretend you’re a young attractive lady but then when some guy comes to meet you, you’re actually an older mom.
- Cat Lovers Website: Blog about cats and share funny photos on your website. Try cats licking each other.
- Compilation Blog: Create a site that compiles everything of a certain niche. It could be videos, photos and sound clips.
- Long-Distance Site: Tips and tricks on keeping a relationship fresh even at long distances.
- Hiking blog: Capture the excitement of hiking and back-packing in a non-edited video blog, while you’re on the go!
- Hash Tag Website: Create a site where you make everything a hashtag, and probably get Penguined by Google.
- Meme Site: Collect images of memes and post it on your blog.
- Dating Tips Website: Give tips on dating and how to meet people online and in the real world! I’ve personally tried this, it’s fun.
- Online Marketing Blog: Make a site and teach others to be successful with internet marketing. You probably want to be successful yourself, first.
- FanFiction Blog: Write made-up stories of your favorite movies and books.
- Paint-balling website: Put a Go-Pro on your head and record videos of you paint-balling. Upload to YouTube and embed on your own website.
- Split Personality Blog: Write as if you were someone else, and gain a fan base!
- Research Blog: Do major research on a certain subject and go in depth on the situation.
- Am I Cute Blog: Post pics of yourself and ask people to rate you.
- White Water Rafting Photo Album: Create a fun picture blog on your white water adventure rafting and create a Facebook fanpage.
- It’s a Long Story Blog: Write a novel and post it as a series or chapters in your personal blog.
- Photo Bombing Blog: Take pics of you photo bombing and blog about it.
- Stop Motion Blog: Dedicate a blog on stop motion photography, and objects dancing to Gangnam Style.
- How to Gain Weight: A reverse site about gaining weight and helping others do the same.
- Gold Digger Website: Make a site about how to gold dig, and mislead the opposite sex and get rich.
- Cake Pop Site: Make cake pop designs and sell your cook-book online.
- The Ex Page: Dedicate a site on your ex lover, and blog about all the messed up things they’ve done. At your discretion.
- Church Website: Create a community online for fellow church goers, if they don’t already have a site.
- Copycat website: I had to throw this in – copy another website’s idea and make it your own (I don’t mean literally copying content because you will get in trouble for that!).
- Dinner-tainment Blog: Become a dinner making machine and upload pics on your new creations!
- Confessions Forum: Create a WordPress powered forum that allows users to make confessions online, and have others respond.
- Highly Debatable Website: Create a site that always takes the other side, and play the devil’s advocate.
- Color Blind website: A site that tests your color blindness.
- Advertisement Site: Sell space on your site just to advertise. I don’t suggest this though, by itself.
- Meditation website: Where you have your own meditation podcast and a blog on tips to a better mind.
- The Nothing Website: Make a site about nothing and just leave it blank.
- Choose your destiny Blog: Create a blog where you give the reader different paths at the end of each page. A different outcome every time they play and read!
- News Website: Capture the latest news first, and share with social media sites! Gain traffic and become a journalist on your own.
- Star Gazing Website: Offer your galactic advice on the stars and universe through photos and a blog.
- Quotes Website: Create original and inspirational quotes, and share on social media networks.
- Family Tree Site: Make your family tree and share with your whole family.
- Holiday Website: Create a site for all the holidays and sell eCards during those seasons.
- Long Bow Tips: Make a site dedicated to how to use a long bow, shooting techniques and video tutorials.
- Zombie Website: All about Zombies; Zombie shows, movies, books and podcasts. Reviews and quizzes.
- Sports Blog: All about your favorite things about sports.
- Online Web Store: Why not sell something or a service you provide?
- And finally, create a website on making a website! Like this website. It’s fun, and you can learn as you go. Plus you can link back to me or write a guest post here to link back to your own website about making websites!
- Funny Clips Website(By AyeshaMalik): How about a site with your favorite vine, instagram, YouTube or original funny videos?
There are literally a zillion ideas on what website to make. Even the silliest ones, could potentially e a great idea.
First off, if you haven’t already, check out my how to make a website 101 page. Here you will find my master plan for you, so you can make the most out of your website.
Second, You’re going to want to think of a good domain name that isn’t already taken. Here’s a few tips on choosing a good domain name.
Third, secure that domain name and start your website! I’ll have a video tutorial on how to quickly buy a domain name and hosting service soon.
Good luck, and remember, I’m here to answer any of your questions, concerns, or anything. This is what I do, help people with the web!
– Mark Ammay