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We just released a major upgrade to our user interface. All of our Support Articles should be up to date, but please don't hesitate to contact us if you can't find the answer you're looking for!
Read an overview of the awesome changes you can experience in this new update.


If you're new to Jimdo, understanding the basics of how things work around here is an important first step. Click through the links above to learn more.



Your website is live as soon as you register for it. There is no publish button, so you can enjoy it right away!

Getting Started

If you're a visual person, you may want to start by watching our Getting Started video. The rest of the categories below will provide even more context for how things work.


Logging In

Learn the difference between edit and view modes and discover the many options you have for Logging In to your Jimdo website.


Anatomy of a Jimdo Site

Jimdo uses templates as a starting point for all websites. Each template looks different but includes all of the same parts: Header, Navigation, Content Area, Sidebar, and Footer. Learn how to use each of these parts of your Jimdo website by reading about the Anatomy of a Jimdo Site.


Using Elements

Adding, editing, deleting, and moving elements are the most common actions you'll take when building your Jimdo website. Read about Using Elements to get a better idea of how to manipulate the content on your site.


Site Admin

You can edit most of your content directly on the page, but certain things are hidden behind the scenes. Templates, Style, and Settings are all examples of things you'll find in the Site Admin.



It may be a boring topic, but understanding how your Jimdo subscription works is important. Take some time to read about your Jimdo Account to find information about billing and upgrades.