Pen.io gives users a quick way to throw up a text-based page on the web. It’s basically the same thing as creating a website sans design elements.
To get started, users simply provide Pen.io with a page title and a password to make changes and edits. The sign-up process takes only seconds and after that, you can start creating your first page.
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Similar to services like SquareSpace, this service enables users to change the title and the body of the page on the fly, without having to log-in to a back-end like WordPress.
Users can additionally insert videos into their pages by placing a short code (:video) before the video URL. And, it’s the same case with pages. If one page isn’t enough, another page can be created by putting a page code/tag anywhere on the site (:page).
Here’s one example of what you can do with Pen.io.
Overall, Pen.io is a great way get something on the web quickly, and it’s perfect for non-tech savvy folks. Although services like WordPress and Blogger may seem user-friendly to us, it’s not always the best solution for everyone, and Pen.io is a good alternative if you’re not interested in anything fancy.
The service is free and provides you with a unique url for your page.