Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

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Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Jimdo for iOS makes it a breeze to build and update a Web site.

(Credit: Screenshot by Rick Broida/CNET)

Got an idea for a new blog or business? Are you a realtor who wants to share a new listing pronto? Need to promote a new smoothie collection? Usually the first step is staking your claim online.

Jimdo for iOS lets you whip up a Web site right on your iPhone or iPad. It’s actually a mobile extension of the popular browser-based service, which for years has allowed desktop users to accomplish the same thing. (Here’s a Rafe Needleman write-up dating back to 2007!)

Although the app won’t hit the App Store until Thursday, Aug. 22, I got a chance to try it out in advance. To get started, you simply create an account on your iDevice (or sign into your existing Jimdo site if you have one), choose a custom URL (such as http://smoothies.jimdo.com), then pick a layout from roughly half a dozen options.

That takes care of the basics; now you simply add text, images, links, and so on. The app couldn’t be much easier to use; you swipe right to add pages and manage navigation, left to add page elements like headers, photos, and text. There are limits to how much… [Read more]

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free


Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

 

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

 

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

 

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

 

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

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