Tue

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Feb

2013

Happy Birthday: Jimdo Turns 6

Update: List of JimdoPro subscription winners

 

Today is a day for celebration. Raise your glasses, everyone, and let's give a toast to Jimdo.

 

Exactly six years ago today, Jimdo was founded by Christian, Matthias, and Fridtjof. About 3,163,680 minutes have passed since then, and millions of Jimdo sites have been created. In fact, more than two Jimdo sites have been created every single minute since the day Jimdo was founded. 

 

A lot has happened in the world of Jimdo over the years. Naturally the product itself has gotten better and better, and new features are added all the time. We've also moved our headquarters a couple of times — after starting out in a small farmhouse in Luedingworth, we feel quite luxurious in our four-story office building in Hamburg. 117 people (and 5 dogs!) work together, eat together, and play together in that office. We've also spread around the globe, and our team now has offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, and Shanghai. 

 

One thing is for sure: We couldn't have done it without you. These six years have been incredible because you have been incredible. These six years have seen Jimdo spread around the globe because you spread the word. These six years have been the best of our lives, and we're so happy that you have been there to support us. Thank you for everything.

 

To say thanks for the past six years, we are going to give away four one-year subscriptions to JimdoPro. All you have to do is leave a comment below before February 24, 2013 — make sure that you leave some way for us to get in touch with you if you win! Everyone can participate, even people who have never used Jimdo before, so pass this post along to friends and family who have been thinking about starting a website.

 

And, as a second thank you, we're adding a new layout to JimdoFree today: F4222. This layout features a large header section and has the sidebar on the bottom. We're excited to see what sort of sites you make with this new layout.

 

Happy birthday, Jimdo. Here's to the next six — or hopefully sixty — years!

 

Dog says Happy Birthday, Jimdo

Comments: 94 (Discussion closed)

  • #1

    iwrite-youread (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 18:20)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo!
    Best wishes from Germany! :-)

  • JimdoPro
    #2

    Tom Kranz (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 19:34)

    I've used Jimdo since day 1. Since then, I've done a dozen websites using Jimdo. I think it's the most flexible, easy to learn and intuitive web builder structure around.

  • #3

    Darwin Yumiceba (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 20:22)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo! Hope enjoy your day! Thanks to the stuff that makes Jimdo possible! You are the best! :D

  • #4

    ika (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 20:28)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo from Georgia!You are really the best!

  • #5

    Werbeplatz (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 20:46)

    Happy Birthday from Switzerland. Thank you for six years.

  • #6

    Janet Carlson (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 20:55)

    I discovered Jimdo in October and I'm in LOVE. This is exactly what I was looking for. A FUN and EASY web site builder that doesn't cost a fortune. I'm raving to all my friends. I'm trying to find freelance work building Jimdo websites.

  • #7

    Hiroko S T (Tuesday, 19 February 2013 23:45)

    Happy Birthday to Jimdo!!So glad to be the user for a long time.
    Best wishes from Hyogo Japan!!

    And to all Jimdo users,keep up the great job!!:)

  • #8

    Tish Carpinelli (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 00:22)

    Happy Birthday, Jimdo! You rock!

  • JimdoPro
    #9

    Tommy Egra (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 00:56)

    Happy Birthday, Jimdo! I am happy I changed from iWeb to you guys! You made my work easier and professional! Best wishes from Norway!

  • JimdoPro
    #10

    Laptop cu gia re (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 02:14)

    Happy Birthday

  • #11

    Nancy (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 03:05)

    You've done a fabulous job! My webpage never looked better. I am happy. So... Happy, happy birthday to you all!

  • #12

    Anne Cabz (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 04:41)

    Happy Happy Birthday Jimdo.
    Thank you Jimdo founders :)
    Best wishes from Cebu, Philippines

  • #13

    Karina Mendes (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 04:45)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo!! Great Success!!!

  • #14

    Wilma Guzman (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 05:33)

    Happy birthday Jimdo! :D

  • #15

    lee (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 13:05)

    Happy birthday jimdo. thanks for my tomb raider site and thanks for the warhammer club site. you done a great job to our comunity game club in leicester

  • #16

    T Allen (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 13:35)

    Happy Birthday! I am sure glad I am one of the 6,327,360+

  • #17

    LR (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 13:50)

    Happy Birthday, Keep up the good work!
    2011lrd@gmail.com

  • #18

    felixcasparseiler (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 15:04)

    BOOM! Well done. Im too happy with my site and ur service. felixcasparseiler@googlemail.com

  • JimdoPro
    #19

    Maria Ismanah Schulze-Vorberg (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 15:15)

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Congratulations... just love your work!

  • JimdoPro
    #20

    thietbidinhviotoxemay (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 16:27)

    Happy Birthday

  • JimdoPro
    #21

    Nguyễn Việt GPS (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 16:31)

    Happy Birthday, Keep up the good work!

  • #22

    detmaynguyendung (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 18:12)

    Happy Birthday

  • JimdoPro
    #23

    kernowdreamphotography (Wednesday, 20 February 2013 21:29)

    Happy birthday Jimdo! with many more happy years to follow!!!

  • #24

    Raivo (Thursday, 21 February 2013 00:00)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo!

    Best wishes from Latvia. :)

  • JimdoBusiness
    #25

    Karen Duncklee (Thursday, 21 February 2013 02:53)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo!

  • #26

    nike free run 3 (Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:02)

    t for everybody. Be sure to visit with your sports podiatrist who can help recommend the right shoe for you.

  • #27

    sheeptheasian (Thursday, 21 February 2013 16:25)

    Thanks for all the hard work guys. Happy birthday!

  • #28

    Staceyayers25@hotmail.com (Thursday, 21 February 2013 21:23)

    As a school teacher trying to initiate a place to promote positive reintegration for my incarcerated Juvenile students I needed a company that could offer something great in a user-friendly language I could understand. Basically, that's all I was looking for, and with a single Google search I found the "Top 10". I spent time looking at the first five and wasn't impressed with any of them. I went back to the main search page and found a blog about starting a website, I read through it and found the word Jimdo and clicked on the link. It is now a couple of hours later and I have scoured over every inch of your website and I must say...I am truly IMPRESSED!!! Not only did I discover an uplifting place to create a website but also a company that cares not only about its customers but its employees and the environment as well! A place where brain cell expansion is encouraged, promoted and rewarded by its leaders! A place whose founders understand the empowerment that a BIG small company can have. Jimdo sounds like a totally happening company filled with good vibes, creative energy and the passion to do the right thing! My search ended with Jimdo and I am looking forward to doing business with you all for many anniversaries to come!

  • JimdoPro
    #29

    congtyinhuyhoang (Thursday, 21 February 2013 21:38)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo!

  • #30

    giannisseo (Friday, 22 February 2013 04:09)

    Happy birthday Jimdo! Best wishes from Greece!

  • #31

    Lisa (Friday, 22 February 2013 18:55)

    My library was looking for a new platform for our website. I explored many and found Jimdo. It is a versatile and easy to use site. I can set it up and do most of the updating and layout myself. It looks good and it is affordable which is important for a small, rural public library. Happy Birthday! And many more to come!

  • #32

    Joe (Saturday, 23 February 2013 00:00)

    Social Media rich website. Would love to start it up with Jimdo Pro!

    story@positivemotive.com

  • #33

    old-market (Saturday, 23 February 2013 05:02)

    hi mohmadez@yahoo.com 00201222374061

  • JimdoPro
    #34

    dinhvixemay (Saturday, 23 February 2013 06:25)

    Happy Birthday

  • #35

    mi-horoscope (Saturday, 23 February 2013 19:14)

    Happy Birthday

  • #36

    thehoroscope (Saturday, 23 February 2013 19:16)

    Happy Birthday

  • #37

    rooz (Saturday, 23 February 2013 22:09)

    Happy birthday Jimdo

  • #38

    Christine (Sunday, 24 February 2013 02:25)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo :D

    Thanks a lot for all the fun time I spend building my first website :)
    Keep up the beautiful work please!

  • JimdoPro
    #39

    eifionevans (Sunday, 24 February 2013 18:08)

    Best wishes and happy birthday from a very cold London - to Jimdo the best web site builders in the business.

  • #40

    Gazelle (Sunday, 24 February 2013 18:59)

    Alles, alles Liebe zum Geburtstag:) Daumen hoch und weiter so!

  • #41

    Sunny (Monday, 25 February 2013 09:05)

    In the past, I have attempted to build websites using WordPress, Go Daddy, iPage, Wix, and others. I often found the templates lacking and the process cumbersome. After reading www.websitetooltester.com review of Jimdo and checking it out, I'm am really looking forward to building a new website for our ecommerce site!

    Happy Birthday to Jimdo!

  • #42

    Angela (Monday, 25 February 2013 23:08)

    Happy Birthday, Jimdo. :-)

  • #43

    Christine (Tuesday, 26 February 2013 04:20)

    p.s. I am No.38, Christine. Forgot to leave my email address:
    kidtine@yahoo.com
    lajaponecita[arroba]gmail[punto]com

    Thank you :D

  • #44

    Handymanlondon (Tuesday, 26 February 2013 04:20)

    Its been 7 days pass before I came to know that you celebrated your 6th birthday Jimdo. On the other hand, I want to greet you happy 6th birthday.

  • JimdoPro
    #45

    Claire Boyles (Tuesday, 26 February 2013 11:17)

    Happy Birthday!!! I love Jimdo!!! For my own websites, and for clients!!

    love that you guys are always adding more and more functionality, I always recommend anyone who wants their own website to use Jimdo, so easy to use, and cost effective!

    Congrats, here's to another 6 years, and more!! :)

  • #46

    Placid (Tuesday, 26 February 2013 16:17)

    Prost, zum Wohl!

  • #47

    Thiết kế website Elnino Media (Wednesday, 27 February 2013 09:56)

    happy

  • #48

    ابراهیم (Wednesday, 27 February 2013 17:43)

    Wednesday, 27 February 2013 17:41)

    سلام
    تولد ت مبارک جیمدو
    موفق باشی
    از این که فضایی را برای من ایجاد کردید تا بتوانم توانایی هایم را بروز دهم بسیار از شما سپاسگزارم.
    Hi
    Happy Birthday Jimdo
    Good Luck
    you created a space for me so I am able to express my ability thank you very much.

  • #49

    walkingtallinhighheels (Thursday, 28 February 2013 22:09)

    Many happy returns to a GREAT TEAM with thanks derene8187

  • JimdoPro
    #50

    Vena Jensen Blitsch (Friday, 01 March 2013 00:35)

    Happy Birthday, Jimdo! The Jimdo team is so great to work with. I wish you many happy years of success in the future!

  • #51

    THIẾT BỊ ĐỊNH VỊ XE MÁY (Friday, 01 March 2013 11:42)

    Happy Birthday

  • #52

    Don Wiley (Saturday, 02 March 2013 02:35)

    Been with you for a while. No problems.

  • #53

    Longfellow (Saturday, 02 March 2013 02:40)

    Thanks for everything Jimdo and have a happy birthday. Xx

  • JimdoBusiness
    #54

    Farm Maid Soap LLC (Saturday, 02 March 2013 02:45)

    Happy birthday to Jimdo!
    Glad you were "born"!
    Without you my website would still look like poop! :o)

  • JimdoPro
    #55

    bali-max (Saturday, 02 March 2013 03:05)

    happy birthday to jimdo - to build websites comfortable and easy, without
    any fuckin´html-codes (only sometimes: a little bit)- it´s great.
    i wish you success for the future.

  • #56

    Oriental Herbs (Saturday, 02 March 2013 03:32)

    Happy Birthday to Jimdo!Thank you for everything!:-)

  • #57

    Shaun Marriott (Saturday, 02 March 2013 03:57)

    Congratulations & 6th Happy Birthday Jimdo, Thanks for making it possible for the public to see my photography work, appreciated so much !!!

  • #58

    Sonu (Saturday, 02 March 2013 05:10)

    Happy birthday Dear

  • #59

    GANESH KUMAR (Saturday, 02 March 2013 05:35)

    happy birthday .i wishing you too very muchCongratulations & 6th Happy Birthday Jimdo, Thanks for making it possible for the public to see my photography work, appreciated so much !!!

  • #60

    abdullah khan (Saturday, 02 March 2013 05:53)

    happy birthday to u my sweet jimdoo :)

  • #61

    Ruel (Saturday, 02 March 2013 06:06)

    Maligayang Ika-Anim na Kaarawan ( Happy 6th Birthday).. regards from The Philippines.
    Kudos and more power to JIMDO! you're the best!

  • #62

    ZezaM (Saturday, 02 March 2013 06:56)

    Happy birthday Jimdo :)

  • #63

    rockstillboysband (Saturday, 02 March 2013 07:27)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo.

  • #64

    Avinash (Saturday, 02 March 2013 08:19)

    Happy b'day jimdo :) ... Awesome you..!

  • #65

    albert george (Saturday, 02 March 2013 09:09)

    happy day... post more wishes and advertising in classifieds in <a href= "http://www.todayclassifies.com">free classified sites in chennai </a>
    sites..

  • #66

    Ron (Saturday, 02 March 2013 09:11)

    Leave a Message before the 24th of february 2013 and send the mail to Dutch Jimdo fans the first of March, smart ;-) never the less a happy birthday to out favorite webcompany!
    Best Regards,
    www.oldesmidse.nl
    www.ijscobar.com
    www.gampebiz.com
    www.jbnhandmade.nl
    www.elastiekenkoers.nl

  • #67

    Mixer (Saturday, 02 March 2013)

    Happy birthday JIMDO:)) http://littlemixfans.jimdo.com

  • #68

    vinamis (Saturday, 02 March 2013 10:36)

    Happy Birthday from Belgium. Thank you for six years.

  • #69

    dragan (Saturday, 02 March 2013 10:41)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo from Italy

  • #70

    Paulo Monteiro (Saturday, 02 March 2013 10:54)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo!
    Best wishes from Portugal.

  • #71

    learninglanguagesl (Saturday, 02 March 2013 11:18)

    Happy Birthday, dear friends! Good luck and best wishes to all members of your great team!

  • #72

    gladysanthea (Saturday, 02 March 2013 11:21)

    Happy birthday JIMDO and more power!

  • #73

    Marc Damon (Saturday, 02 March 2013 11:51)

    Happy Birthday JIMDO and congrats on excellent system

  • #74

    Augustus Kotei (Saturday, 02 March 2013 13:31)

    Happy birthday Jimdo for being a great help!!!!

  • #75

    Barry L.Draper (Saturday, 02 March 2013 13:33)

    Happy Birthday JIMDO! Awesome job.THANK YOU.All your hard work paid off.Please keep up the good work.

  • #76

    Mohammad Aburabi (Saturday, 02 March 2013 13:43)

    Happy Birthday
    siete bravi
    my best wishes

  • #77

    Carter M. Smith (Saturday, 02 March 2013 13:51)

    Happy birthday jimdo!!!!!!!!!

  • #78

    Սիրանուշ Ասատրյան (Saturday, 02 March 2013 15:29)

    Happy birthday Jimdo!
    I wish you all the best.

  • #79

    A.Jamily (Saturday, 02 March 2013 15:44)

    Meinen herzlichsten Glueckwunsch zu Eurem Jubilaeum.Ihr leistet wirklich tolle Arbeit.Ich habe bereits acht Webseiten in Afghanistan fuer Euch vermittelt.Also weiter so !

  • #80

    Protexx (Saturday, 02 March 2013 15:51)

    Happy birthday Jimdo.Thank you for everything!! :D

  • #81

    Judith Tomlinson (Saturday, 02 March 2013 16:26)

    Happy Birthday! I didn't get this email until March 2nd so I guess I don't get to experience Jimdo Pro. Never mind, I need to grow a little more before I can say I am 'Pro' worthy.

  • #82

    funkyimages (Saturday, 02 March 2013 21:24)

    Yeah.Jimdo is the best website maker!
    I wish to jimdo have more visitors and site makers!

  • #83

    Victorine (Saturday, 02 March 2013 23:21)

    Happy Birthday to JIMDO from Maryland...! Thanks for all you do!
    Tres Joyeux Anniversaire a toute l'equipe JIMDO depuis MD, USA!

  • #84

    Gladys loves Italy (Sunday, 03 March 2013 00:02)

    Best wishes JIMDO!

  • #85

    sajeev v k (Sunday, 03 March 2013 06:10)

    Happy Birthday
    So much wonderful I made a web site using jimdo so easy so good ,
    www.thrissurbuildingmaterials.com

    Wish you good luck
    Regards
    Sajeev

  • JimdoPro
    #86

    lonestarpatternworks (Sunday, 03 March 2013 14:11)

    Happy Birthday and THANK YOU! I was totally blown away by the ease of using Jimdo to create a website. I admire your talents and am impressed with your young company. Thanks again.

  • #87

    Self Esteem Angel (Monday, 04 March 2013 03:07)

    Happy Birthday from Red Deer, Alberta, Canada.

  • #88

    hostal-laterraza (Monday, 04 March 2013 19:09)

    Congratulations to Jimdo, and thank you for hosting our site...from Cienfuegos, Cuba. Is beatiful to stay here...

  • #89

    Angel Lugo (Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:20)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo! Hope enjoy your day! Thanks to the stuff that makes Jimdo possible! You are the best now & always from Newark, N.J.

  • #90

    Pat Kaz (Wednesday, 06 March 2013 00:12)

    Happy Birthday, Jimdo! I love your product ....And I love that you employ dogs!!! :D

  • JimdoPro
    #91

    helmprofessionals (Wednesday, 06 March 2013 11:42)

    Happy Birthday from the Netherlands.

  • #92

    rangarajan (Thursday, 07 March 2013 18:08)

    Happy Birthday Jimdo! Hope enjoy your day! Thanks to the stuff that makes Jimdo possible!

  • #93

    Theonlypine (Friday, 08 March 2013 13:04)

    Sincere South African good wishes for your next 60 years! Happy Birthday!!

  • #94

    Dịch vụ chăm sóc wesite (Thursday, 14 March 2013 13:23)

    Happy Birthday

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