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How to Start a Blog with Jimdo

How to create a blog

With Jimdo, starting a blog is easy! When you build your website, you can start writing posts and publishing them right away, with no coding required. It's simple to add text, photos, video, sharing buttons, and more. 

Build a Jimdo website and turn on your free blog

Start by creating your Jimdo website and customizing it so it looks just how you like. This will provide the perfect background for writing a blog. Then click the blogging icon to activate your online blog, and you're ready to begin!

Write and publish your first blog post

Once your blog is activated, it's time to start writing! Write your blog post and click to add images, videos, photo galleries, and more. Then preview what it will look like to the outside world. When you're ready, publish your article with one click! 

Share your blog post online

Now's your chance to share your post far and wide. With Jimdo's built-in SEO tools, you can make sure your blog site appears in Google's search results. And with our sharing buttons, it's easy to share posts with your friends and followers. 

Create a blog that's unique and personal


What do you want to share with the world? The possibilities are endless! Here are just a few examples of blog sites you can create with Jimdo. 


Lifestyle Blog

For fashionistas, DIY'ers, designers, or anyone who wants to share their tips for creative living. You can share your favorite advice and build your profile with a Lifestyle Blog!

Food Blog

Share your recipes, food adventures, and beautiful food photography with a Food Blog! Starting a blog with Jimdo is so easy that you'll be able to spend less time at the computer and more time enjoying the delicious food.

Travel Blog

You love to visit new countries, experience new cultures, and travel the world. Capture all the moments on a Travel Blog. You can even use Jimdo's mobile apps to write a blog post from your phone or tablet while you travel.

Health and Fitness Blog

Are you interested in fitness, sports, or healthy living? Tell the world about your training regimen or wellness journey and share helpful tips on your Fitness Blog.

Here's what your free blog might look like: