Create a Simple Website in Under 40 Minutes

This course explores using Jimdo, a do-it-yourself online website builder, to create a basic website in under an hour.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 43 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

This course is aimed at beginning website creators - anyone running small businesses, organizing teams and clubs, selling amazing handmade goods, sharing music and artwork, and educating the world about their favorite pastimes.

You no longer have to know how to program or write HMTL code in order to make your own website. Using Jimdo, the easiest do-it-yourself website builder on the web, anyone can create a simple yet beautiful website or online store.

With seven short lectures, totaling 40 minutes of video, this course will walk you through the following:

  • The entire process of creating a website
  • Adding pages, text, and images
  • Selecting a template
  • Changing colors and fonts
  • Modifying the background
  • And even adding additional features with third-party widgets.

Sign up and build your website today!

What are the requirements?

  • Very basic knowledge of computers and using the web.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create a website
  • Update the template of your website
  • Change the colors, fonts, and styles on your website
  • Add, delete, and rearrange text, photos, and other types of content on your website

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for beginners interested in creating websites without having to learn how to code.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
3 pages

Explore the structure of this course.

Section 2: Coursework

During the first session, you will create your initial website by selecting a template. Then you will learn how to log in and out of your site.


Every Jimdo website is comprised of a header (with a logo, title, and navigation), the main body area, and a sidebar or footer. Understanding these components is very valuable as you move forward with building out your new website.


Learn how to change the look of your Jimdo website by selecting a new template and changing the background.


Learn how to use the Jimdo style editor to change your fonts, colors, and more.


Learn how to add, delete, edit, and move elements around your Jimdo website.


Learn how to craft a well thought-out page on your Jimdo website by arranging text, images, and headings.


Learn how to complete a basic Jimdo website and add functionality by embedding a third-party tool like a Soundcloud (an audio player) or a Mailchimp newsletter subscribe form.

Section 3: Conclusion
10 questions

Hopefully you've been building out your own website while watching each of the videos. That's the real test, but let's make sure you know the basics before you finish this course.

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Instructor Biography

Jimdo Education, Share your passion. Make your website.

Jimdo is the easiest way to create a website on a computer, smartphone, or tablet. Using a simple interface, Jimdo lets you create a customized website with a blog and online store, without any knowledge about coding.

With Jimdo, you can quickly add photos and text. Instantly make changes with a simple click. Complete your site with forms, social buttons, and blog posts.

Take advantage of Jimdo's large catalog of modern templates and the flexible style editor to make a beautiful website for yourself or your clients.

Available in 9 languages, Jimdo has helped people build over 12 million websites.

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