How to Make a Website

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Why Start a Website with Jimdo

Want to build a website but don’t know where to start? Whether you dream of creating a professional blog, online store, or business website, we have everything you need to easily build a beautiful website.

Create Your Perfect Website

Creating a polished and professional website with our website builder is easier than you think! With our simple, click to edit interface you can focus on creating a stunning website full of great images, content, and products. Simply choose a design from our extensive collection of professionally designed templates. Now it’s time to customize your website! Upload your images, edit your text, build photo galleries and blog posts, optimize your site for search engines, and more—no coding required. All you need is a cup of coffee, some good music, and your creativity. We’ll show you the rest.


Fantastic Features

  • Click to edit
  • Professionally designed templates
  • SEO Friendly
  • Mobile Optimized 
  • Entire Google Font Library
  • Your own domain name
  • Connects with social network accounts  
  • Live Support Team
  • Comments and Moderation
  • Blog

How to use Jimdo

More of a visual learner? 

Edit Your Website On-The-Go

At home. On the way to work. At the airport. The Jimdo iOS and Android apps make editing your site easy, wherever you are. Upload the latest photos, make changes, or publish a new blog post right from your smartphone or tablet.

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Choose the Perfect Pricing Plan

To begin making your own website, pick the pricing plan that is right for you. If you’re not ready to fully commit to the costs of creating a website, or want to start a website just for your personal use, you can easily create a free website with JimdoFree. When you’re ready, you can upgrade to JimdoPro or JimdoBusiness. JimdoPro is perfect for creatives, freelancers, and bloggers. It includes your own free domain, personalized email, fast and friendly support, and much more! JimdoBusiness is the best way to start your own business website! You get additional personalized emails, unlimited storage, super fast and friendly support, no advertisements, unlimited store items, and much more! Check out our simple pricing plan and pick the best subscription level for your site. 

How do you sign up for a Jimdo website? 

Simply click the button below, fill out our quick sign up form, and you’re well on your way to creating a professional website. 


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How to Create a Website

Log in to Your Website

Once you sign up for a website, you can immediately log in. Enter your URL, for example:, into the address bar. If you aren’t logged in automatically, scroll down to the bottom of the page, select edit, and sign in to your website. 

Choose Your Favorite Design

After logging in, the first step to editing your website is to pick the right template for your site. Click the Templates icon in your Site Admin, choose your favorite design, and customize it as much as you want—and change it at any time without losing your content. 

Edit the Background

The easiest way to customize your website is to change the background. You can set your background to show an image, solid color, video, or slideshow. Access the Background settings by clicking on the Style button in the Site Admin. Click on the Background tab and you will see all the available options for creating your beautiful background.

What Type of Website Will You Create

The possibilities are endless! You can create any type of website you want with Jimdo—a professional or personal website. 

 Check out examples of successful Jimdo sites below, or visit our Outstanding Jimdo Websites page.


bobsmade Template: Málaga


zielecki Template: Miami


greypepper Template: Miami South Beach

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The template default is Chicago, however, you can easily change this to any template you want once you log in to your website.

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We’re always here for you!

We pride ourselves in offering quick, personalized, and friendly support. That’s why Jimdo users stay with us year after year. We’re always happy to answer any questions about your website.