What is Element?

Element is a Modern Web Design and Hosting Platform.

It was Designed From the ground up on these guiding principles:

  • Unmatched speed
  • Impeccable SEO
  • Intuitive developer experience

Site owners will enjoy increased conversions due to Element's fast page load times and improved discoverability from our unmatched SEO. Site visitors will enjoy consistently fast experiences across all devices, reducing wait times, frustration, and bounce tendencies. Developers will enjoy a fluid and straightforward experience designing and deploying their creative ideas.

Read more about how each of these principles benefits the entire ecosystem.


  • We developed state-of-the-art Server-Side Rendering (SSR) technologies to achieve the fastest experiences possible.
  • Content is automatically minified, cached, and populated in CDNs for you.
  • Our serving technology auto-scales based on demand, ensuring consistently fast speeds even under heavy traffic.
  • Element is Google AMP-ready, so you can build your sites to take advantage of AMP speed. But don't worry—if you don't want to be AMP ready by default, your sites will still be fast.


As the full markup of the site is generated on the server, search engines will get all the content they need to rank your sites better. Developers have full control over all aspects of custom tags and content.


Element provides the full power of Javascript and React—no need to learn a custom programming language or antiquated templating system. Additionally, we handle hosting, caching, and CDN delivery for you so that you can focus on building your site.

Further Reading

To learn more about Element, see "Element Concepts."