55 – Google Sites

UP 76 places in 2020

Google Sites lets you create simple, secure group websites, and then share them.

Website: sites.google.com
Cost: 
Free
Availability: Online

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 29

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 55 2019: 131 2018: 98 2017: 74 2016: 96 2015: 68 2014: 75
2013: 93 2012: 33 2011: 43 2010: 29 2009: 71 2008: 59 2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected Google Sites as one of their top tools

“This is the way that my school has organized all the important information as a central hub for easy access.” Jared, Visual Art Educator, USA, 2020

“For work related sites.” Researcher and trainer, South Africa, 2020

“Very simple tools to create high quality websites that can be used to share information with students.” Science Teacher, 2020

“Quick to create, easy to access and update, versatile. I use them as a Learning Management System (LMS).” Suzanne Becking, Associate Professor, USA, 2020

“Another alternative to create sites where you can embed your other google tools in.” Eunice, Adlut Educator, Singapore, 2020

Quick Guide to Google Sites 

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Google Sites for teaching, training, learning and development.

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