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Integrate Jimdo with SiteTran
Integrate Jimdo with SiteTran
Last updated: 4 months ago
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Yuliia Kovalchuk
Writer at SiteTran


Overview of Jimdo SiteTran Integration

This guide offers a straightforward, step-by-step approach to make your Jimdo website multilingual in just a few minutes. Anyone can follow along successfully, no technical background needed.

Expanding your online business's reach to a global audience has never been easier for Jimdo users thanks to SiteTran. Whether you're looking to attract new customers from different backgrounds or enhance the user experience for your current international clientele, this guide will walk you through the entire process.

Let's dive into the world of website translation and unlock new possibilities for your Shift4Shop site, with SiteTran!


A Jimdo website that you want to translate.

A SiteTran account that you will integrate with your Jimdo site. If you haven’t already, sign up for SiteTran, and add a new site.

Time needed:

Estimated time needed: 3 minutes.

Let’s get started.

Get your Widget Code

First retrieve your widget code from SiteTran. If you haven’t already signed up for SiteTran, it only takes 30 seconds. After creating your account, create a site in SiteTran, and then proceed to get your widget code, which is what generates the language dropdown on your Shift4Shop site.

In SiteTran go to the "Widget" page.

To get your site’s SiteTran Widget Code, go to your site’s "Widget" page from the menu on top.

Screen to find your SiteTran Widget Code

Copy the Widget Code

Click the "Copy" button to copy your widget code (includes your styles). You will use this in a bit.

Button to copy out your SiteTran Widget Code

Integrating with Jimdo

Initial Login and Navigation

In a new tab, log in to your Jimdo website

Access Website Editor

On your admin dashboard, locate and click on the "Edit Website" button to enter the website editor.

Screenshot of Jimdo dashboard highlighting edit website button

Navigate to Design Settings

Once inside the website editor, click on the “Menu” button located at the top left corner of the dashboard.

View of Jimdo website editor highlighting the Menu

Access Design Options

From the menu options, select "Design".

View of Jimdo menu highlighting the design option

Choose Custom Template

Within the design menu, locate and click on "Custom template".

Jimdo Design menu highlighting the custom template option

Access Code Editor

Upon selecting "Custom template," you'll be directed to a page with a code editor.

  1. Post your SiteTran widget code into the provided code editor.
  2. After pasting the widget code, locate the "Save" button at the bottom left of the page.
Jimdo HTML editor SiteTran integration widget code location

Preview and Confirm Template

Testing the Integration.

Following the save action, you will be redirected to a preview page displaying how your website will appear with the new custom template.

Click “Yes” to confirm and apply the custom template.

Jimdo Website changes preview with a prompt to save changes

Verifying & Translating

Testing the Integration.

Visit your Jimdo site, and locate the SiteTran Widget. Choose your new language from the dropdown, and SiteTran will begin discovering your phrases.

SiteTran Widget on Jimdo website

Congratulations! You have successfully integrated SiteTran with your Jimdo store.

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