NC Company Overview
Jimdo is a technology company that focuses on a tool for website creation that can be used by anyone, including people who don’t have any experience with code or design. The Jimdo website builder can be used from smartphones and mobile devices as well as on a computer, making it even more flexible for users to build their sites just how they want to. Jimdo can be used to make websites of all different kinds, from personal blogs to online catalogs, business sites, and even e-commerce stores. It provides all of the tools the user needs to add functionality to their site and apply the design elements they want without having to learn HTML, web scripting, or any other programming.
Jimdo, based in Hamburg, Germany, was originally founded in 2007 when it was based out of an old German farmhouse. The founders Matthias Henze, Fridtjof Detzner and Christian Springub had the vision to create software that enabled anybody, regardless of coding ability, to make a website, and to make the process of creating new sites fun for the user.
As of May 2019, Jimdo has grown to over 200 employees, based across offices all over the world, including in Tokyo and San Francisco, as well as in Hamburg where the company has its main HQ. There have been over 15 million websites created using Jimdo.