Google clearly wants to be everything to everyone... They've now released "Google Page Creator", an online web page creation and hosting tool, available at: pages.google.com. (you may experience some technical issues)
On the site they declare that you no longer have to hire a design firm! Well, that's true... if you don't mind having an awful, generic-looking website.
It's free and it's all online, with no software to download. That's great. But this clearly shouldn't be recommended for anything except personal web pages. And what's Google's strategy here? It's not integrated with Blogger, or anything else for that matter...
Read more about it at TechCrunch.