Moving from iWeb to Jimdo
Have you heard? If you are an iWeb website owner and are currently using MobileMe to host it, sooner or later with Apple moving to the cloud, your website might end up in eternal nothingness. Better safe than sorry… Keep reading to learn how to bring your iWeb website over to Jimdo in a few easy steps.
iWeb - Jimdo
Have something that you could do on iWeb that you don't know how to on Jimdo? Take a look at our getting started videos, visit our revamped help section, contact us, or ask your question in the community forum. We'll get back to you and show you how!
Head over to Jimdo, choose a username and enter in your email address.
Choose Your Layout
Choose one from our dozens of layouts that closely resembles the one that you have been using on iWeb, or choose a completely different layout from our hundreds of choices!
If you're using an iWeb Layout, consider using our equivalent:
- White = F4026
- Modern Frame = P4028
- Play Time = F4076
- Layered Paper = P4031
- Cloud 9 = F491
Choose a Background
Upload Your Own Header Image
Add a header image to personalize your website even further. Impress your visitors by uploading your own breath-taking image or choose one from our dozens of readily available images in our photo gallery
Recreate the Pages from Your iWeb Site
Click on Edit Navigation, then the plus sign to create new pages on Jimdo with the same names as the pages in your iWeb site.
Edit Your Pages and Their Contents
Click on the plus sign to start adding elements to your site. You can add text, photos, photos with text, videos, comment forms, widgets, and many other elements.
Add a New Heading
Not only is a heading on each page a good way to tell visitors what page they are on, you're also awarded bonus points by search engines (SEO).
Add Text, Photos, Videos and much more!
Bring your site to life by adding in some content. Tell visitors about your site, show them colorful images, or embed your most favorite cat video.
The Finishing Touch
Once you're happy with the end result, you can use your own domain, your own custom emails, remove the ads and add many other features. Click on the Upgrade tab in the Site Admin toolbar to turn any JimdoFree site into a JimdoPro or JimdoBusiness site.