Do you need Google Workspace for Google Sites?

December 1, 2022
Google Workspace comes with Google Sites with dedicated support

Google Sites comes with free gmail and Google Workspace as part of Google Service. For free gmail accounts, you can use Google Sites without paying any hosting fees. Furthermore, it does not have a storage limit or a bandwidth limit. This website builder is perfect for small businesses and startups.

Do I need Google Workspace for Google Sites?

Now you may wonder if Google Workspace is necessary for Google Sites. With Google Workspace, you get business email, Google Docs, and Drive with a minimum of 30GB storage per user. The monthly cost of Google Workspace starts at $6 per user. Furthermore, it comes with Google's support, so you can send an email or chat for assistance with any Google service.

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Google’s support

On Google Sites, there's no functional difference between the one from personal gmail and the one from Google Workspace. There is one key difference, however, and that is the ability to get troubleshooting and support.

Google Workspace includes Google Sites as one of its core services. You can contact Google Support directly whether you have an issue with Google Sites or want to take advantage of the Google Sites tips. Depending on your project, it may be worth your time and money.

Do I need a custom domain for Google Sites?

Google sites can be built without a business domain. The default url for Google Sites is To reserve your google sites url, enter a unique name, such as

It is also important to note that many scammers build phishing sites with, so some social media sites and other website networks consider to be a phishing or spam site.

For this reason, you need a domain name for your project, brand, or business. It costs just $12 per year to register the domain.

Your Google sites can be connected to your domain once you buy it.

Read More: Your Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Custom Domain on Google Sites

Read More: How to prevent your Google site from being mistaken for a phishing site and how to report phishing on Google sites

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Our team can set you up a business domain, Google workspace, and Google sites all at the same time, saving you a lot of time, including premium Google Sites templates. Contact us and mention All-in-one service.

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