Awesome Background Contest Winners

Last month, hundreds of you submitted websites to our Awesome Background Competition. After narrowing it down to 12 finalists, we spent the last couple weeks determining the ultimate winners. Below, you'll see the three winning websites, which each used our Awesome Background Feature to create a stunning visual effect. 


1st Prize

1st Place Website

Winner: Raoul Gidyon

Prize: Nikon 1 J3 


Selected by a jury of Jimdo Experts. 


2nd Prize

2nd Place Website

Winner: Tommy Schiwargo

Prize: GoPro Hero3


Selected by Jim Martin, PCAdvisor editor.



3rd Prize

3rd Place Website

Winner: Dibi Dobo

Prize: Lifetime JimdoBusiness site


Voted by Jimdo's Facebook community.

We'd like to thank everyone who submitted a website as well as everyone who voted for the 3rd place winner on our Facebook page. One lucky commenter, Jana Yeakel, won a big bag of Jimdo gear.


Keep an eye on Facebook and Twitter for news about upcoming contests. 


Devon Atkins

Resident Antipodean

Comments: 10 (Discussion closed)

  • #1

    horoscopes7 (Friday, 16 August 2013 19:45)

    excellent jimdo

  • #2

    Karen Duncklee (Saturday, 17 August 2013 16:27)

    Congratulations to the winners and all who entered. Well done.

  • #3

    MANISH.M EZHAMKULAM (Saturday, 17 August 2013 20:05)

    Congratulations to the winners and all who entered.

  • #4

    kapilnews (Saturday, 17 August 2013 20:31)

    Congratulations to the winners and all who entered. Well done.

  • #5

    网上邻居 (Sunday, 18 August 2013 01:35)


  • #6

    bubbow (Sunday, 18 August 2013)

    Congratulations to the most creative ones! Keep up the good work!

  • #7 - design and extensions for Jimdo Pages (Monday, 19 August 2013 08:42)

    Congratulations! Great work! We love the 'awesome-backgrounds-feature' and the creativity of jimdo-users!

  • #8

    Juha Jaavalo (Monday, 19 August 2013 10:45)

    Brilliantly, going for the Gold with Winners. Thanks Jimdo.

  • #9

    Ze Tuto (Thursday, 22 August 2013 09:45)

    Nice !

  • #10

    1st Williamsburg BPSC (Saturday, 24 August 2013 00:06)

    Congratulations to the winners!! has made our website so much easier for our unit!!! We are not as high tech as the winners...but we appreciate all that Jimdo provides!! Thank You!!!

    We recommend to anyone!!! Our website beats the BPSC Canada goal, as website designer...achieved!!! lol

    Thank you Jimdo!!!