Setting Up Your Site for the First Time

Updated Mar 17, 2020

When you start a Jumptools website you are automatically entitled to a free complementary set up call with one of our trainers (please call 1-866-315-0142 to book your appointment). However if you feel comfortable enough to start by yourself you will find in this document everything you need to get your website online within minutes.

Sign Up

To get started with your Jumptools website, you can sign up for a free 30 day trial here: https://jumptools.com

With Jumptools, your website will be online for free and without obligation for the next 30 days. Feel free to take advantage of all the features Jumptools has available to improve your online marketing.

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Set Up Your Account

If you already have an account, visit this page to log in: https://jumptools.com/login.faces

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Upload your Profile Photo

Select your Brokerage

If your brokerage is unlisted -

If your brokerage is not in this list, select your Province, then "Brand Not Listed" from the pull-down menus.  Click the + icon below to add your company details.

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Complete your brokerage details in the next screen.  

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Verify Your Email

A verification email will be sent to the email you've signed up with. It may take a few minutes to arrive. If you have not received the email, please contact our support team at support@jumptools.com  

Click on the link in the email, or copy the link and paste into your web browser's address bar.

 

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After setting up your brokerage and verifying your email, log in with your username and password

Setting Up Your Website

Select "Website Solution" and click "next"

If you're exploring all of our features, select "Explore" and click "next".

Choose which website you would like to create.  Each of these sites will have their own specific features and designs.

Set up your general information.

Select your language

Our websites are professionally translated in French, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese.

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Enter a Jumptools Domain Name Alias

You will be given a Jumptools website address which is composed as “http://agents.jumptools.com/YourUsername”. You can personalize “YourUsername”.

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 Please note:
YourUsername must not contain any space or special characters.
you will not be able to publish your website if this website address is taken.

Custom Domain Name

Whether your domain is registered with us or a 3rd party domain name provider, enter your domain in this field and click "next".

 

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Registering a Custom Domain

You can register your domain name after you've completed the set up of your website.  Visit the "Domain Registration" link in your website builder.

If you use a 3rd party domain name provider you will need to update its settings to link it to the website.
Learn more about pointing your custom domain to your website

Select Your Website Design

Choose from any of our professional designs and colour schemes.  

Select "Save" to save your selection. Click "Next" to edit your content.

Overview of Editing Your Content

The following section will overview the "Edit Content" page.  More advanced personalization tutorials will be linked throughout this section.  

The Navigation Bar

The Navigation bar at the top of the screen will direct you to all your available tools and your account settings.  To return to editing your website, click on "Site Builder"

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  1. Enable Google Sync to sync your google account to your CRM.  Learn more about Google Sync.
  2. Open our Help Center.
  3. Sign out of your account.

Change your template or edit your General Information

To change your template, click "Choose a template".

To change your domain settings, languages, add your meta information and your google analytics, click "General Information".

Learn more about your Tagline, Keywords and Site Description
Learn more about adding Google Analytics
Learn more about adding a custom domain.  

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Left column - The Page Menu

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Click the arrows the expand or collapse the page menu items.  

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Click edit to edit the page menu items. In Page Menu edit mode you will be able to add new chapters and pages, re-name and re-order items.  
Learn more about Adding New Chapters and Pages.

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Hide items by clicking the "eye" icon.  The greyed out icon indicates that the page is hidden.  

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Main Content Section

Your content is organized in boxes. Click on each box to open them and to create your edits.  Learn more about personalizing your website with the links below.

Forms and Widgets Palette

Choose from a list of Widgets in the 'Forms & Widgets' palette to be added to a separate column on your website.   You can select a different set of forms and widgets for each page.  The header (1) will indicate which page is selected.

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Forms and Widgets Descriptions:

Agent Info - adds your photo, social media buttons and contact information. Learn how to edit your profile information.
Contact - contact form requesting contact information
Contact (SM) - a shorter contact form
Request Info - a short form requesting email information and customer inquiry
Join Newsletter - allows your visitors to sign up for your newsletter (please note, newsletter service is not available with Jumptools at this moment)  
Home Valuation - a short form that will request customer requirements for a property search
Twitter Feed - adds a twitter feed to your website. Learn more about adding social media links.
Share in Social Media - adds share buttons for visitors to "Like" or "Share" your page
Testimonials - randomnly features one of your Testimonials each time the page is refreshed.
Facebook Feed - adds a Facebook page feed to your website. Learn more about adding social media links.

Preview, Save and Publish

Located on the lower right hand frame.  "Save" your work or "preview" your draft version here. To publish your website live, click "Publish".

Any new changes to your website must be republished to be visible.

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Publish Your Website

Preview in English/French/Chinese: Allows you to Preview your website. Your Preview will open in another browser tab or window.

Publish: Once you publish your website, it will be live immediately.  You will be able to view the site at the link provided.

To return to editing, click on "Previous Page" at the end of the page.

 

Need help setting up?  We offer a complementary set up and demo of your Jumptools account. Call us at 1-866-315-0142 or email sales@jumptools.com to book an appointment with one of our expert trainers.  

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