Best Elementor Alternatives 2018 ( Free and Premium Included)


looking for some best elementor pro alternatives? 

Here I listed down some best premium and free elementor pagebuilder alternatives. my personal favorite alternatives are thrive architect and beaver builder.

Best Elementor Alternatives

Before checkout elementor alternatives, take a quick look on my two favorite themes. and why I recommend these two theme to everyone. 

Best Page Builder Friendly Themes

Astra Pro
GeneratePress Pro

Why I choose these two themes ? 

Both of these two themes are highly customizable. From blog header to blog footer every portion you can edit or customize in these two themes.  And a page builder with these two theme is just icing on cake. 

Using pagebuilder you can set header and footer different on different page. It’s just an example, using their custom layout and hooks you can design your theme as you want. 

Note – Both Astra and GeneratePress themes are available in wordpress directory for free. But in FREE version you will not get access of custom layout, Header and footer customization section, hooks, pre build templates and many more.

**  This website is also design with Astra Pro and Elementor Pro


Our Rating - Excellent 100%

Thrive Architect

Thrive architect is one of my favorite pagebuilder among all others page builder. Even I use thrive architect most of sites. Recently I move some of my site from thrive architect to elementor pro. because of some special features that I missed in my architect plugin. Don’t forget to read my thrive architect vs elementor comparison. 

But still thrive architect has some features that you might miss on elementor pro. Its purely depends on your requirements. 

I have been using thirve architect ( aka thrive content builder) from 2015 and I can cleary says thrive architect plugin is best when you want to create sales page, conversion focus page or lead generation page. 

Thrive architect has more than 150+ pre-define template and 50+ widget blocks. 

Thrive Architect Plugin Features

  • More than 50+ widgets
  • 267 predesign template and blocks.
  • Conversion focused design
  • Free Thrive lightbox and landing page plugin
  • and many more


Our Rating - Good 90%

WPBakery Page Builder ( Formerly Visual Composer)

If elementor is the most used free page builder then wp bakery page builder is the most used premium page builder. They claim more than 2 million + websites are powered by wp bakery page builder where 300k+ direct sale from codecanyon. and huge no of available premium addons in themeforest market make this plugin ultimate page builder. 

Using wp bakery page builder you can design your blog from frontend or backend ( back end means in wordpress dashboard). But due to huge no of widgets and heavy customization options newbies can trouble to find their needed design. 

I give this plugin 90% rating because of its complicated design interference and lack of designing option in wp bakery page builder plugin ( with wp bakery page builder plugin you have to buy some other addons to get complete customization ability). 

WP Bakery Page Builder Plugin Features

  • If you buy addons - Then customization is limitless.
  • huge predesign template and blocks.
  • 80+ different layouts
  • woo-commerce supported
  • and many more


Our Rating - Excellent 100%

Divi Builder

After WPbekary page builder plugin elegant themes divi builder is the 2nd most selling builder. Divi builder interface is pretty unique compare to other page builder. You can design your content from front end as well as back end similarly WPbekary page builder.

Even with divi builder you will get access of divi themes and all others elegant themes. which means you don’t need to spend extra money to buy themes for your website. 

Divi theme one of the highly customizable theme like astra pro and generatepress pro theme. So you don’t need to pay any extra to access that theme. which is obviously a great deal. 

Divi Page Builder Plugin Features

  • Get access all elegant themes and plugins and Divi Theme
  • Free Divi layout packs
  • 40+ content modules
  • and many more


Our Rating - Good 90%

Optimize Press

OptimizePress is a perfect tool if you want to create high converting landing pages.  

Using OptimizePress you can create Converting Landing Pages, Sales Pages, Influencer Blog pages, Membership Portals, Complete Sales Funnels, Webinar & Event Signup Pages and many more. with these you will get access of 300+ highly converting templates for you designing help. All of these you can get at $97 only.


Our Rating - Good 90%

Beaver Builder

Beaver builder user interface is quite unique compare to other pagebuilders.  Like divi and brizy pagebuilder in beaver builder you will get inline content editing. Even using beaver builder you can create custom header, footer and blog layout. 

Two of my favorite theme providers also choose elementor and beaver builder as their favorite builder. 


Our Rating - Good 75%

Cornerstone Builder

Cornerstone one of the most selling page builder on codecanyon after visual composer. You can buy this plugin separately or you can buy their X theme ( cornerstone is free with X theme). Cornerstone builder is loaded with 40+ different element and you can use this plugin on any theme. 

Here are the list of some best free alternatives of Elementor Pro


Our Rating - Excellent 100%


Recently launched Brizy page builder plugin is one of my favorite free page builder plugin after elementor. If you want to design your blog without investing any money on pagebuilder then you should try brizy. It’s has almost all the elements that you need to design your blog no need to pay anything for that all elements are free. 

Not only elements even this free pagebuilder is loaded with 100+ free predesigned blocks. which definitely help you design any website quickly.


Our Rating - Good 75%

Site Origin

If you are in wordpress for the first time and want to design your blog without spending much then siteorigin page builder is best for you. It has all the features that anyone need to design a site with minimal customization.

Even you can extend your customization features by adding their site origin widget bundle. (its also FREE).


Our Rating - Good 75%

Live Composer

Live Composer is another free page builder plugin for wordpress users. It has similar features like siteorigin page builder. But if you purchase live composer premium extensions you will get much more feature.  With their premium page builder extension you can add or edit mega menu, google map, icon, slider etc.  

Even live composer also offer separate extension for woocommerce support and theme. where you can design a custom eccommece store with their woocommece extension. 


Our Rating - Good 80%

King Composer

kingcomposer interface is quite similar like visual composer page builder. As visual composer in king composer you can edit your content from back end or front end. Themajor difference in between them is king composer has a free version where visual composer is premium. 

If you are using any other pagebuilders as elementor alternatives then don’t forget share that pagebuilder in comment section.

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