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Join more than 2 million learners: learn to code, make apps/games/websites, automate your life, and much more – no matter how much experience and time you have! Mimo creates a personalized learning path of fun and effective exercises, projects, and challenges that fits into your daily routine and keeps you motivated.

• "This way you can work learning to code into your daily routine, whenever you have a few minutes of downtime." – TechCrunch

• "The app’s lessons are bite-size to make it easy to squeeze coding into your busy day." – The New York Times

We help you master:
• Programming from scratch
• Making apps
• Making games
• Building websites
• Becoming an ethical hacker
• Automating your life

These skills include programming languages like:
Swift, Python, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL, PHP, Java, C#, C++, Ruby, Git, command line, and more.

Mimo is the best and most personalized way to learn to code on a tight schedule. Along the way, keep track of your progress, collect achievements and badges, and join a community of more than 2 million learners.

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By default, about 15 minutes of any track are free to try. To continue learning in your track, you can subscribe to Mimo Premium, a subscription that gives you unlimited access to your learning path along with all tracks and other content. Mimo Premium is USD 29.99 for 1 year or USD 9.99 for 1 month, quoted in U.S. dollars (prices may differ in countries other than the United States). At confirmation of purchase, payment will be charged to your iTunes account and your account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours before the end of the current period at the price of the chosen subscription. Any unused portion of a trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when you purchase a subscription. You can cancel your subscription (i.e. turn off automatic renewal) in the Account Settings section of your App Store or iTunes settings after you have made the purchase. Our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use are available at https://getmimo.com/terms.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to get in touch with us at support@getmimo.com.

What's New

Version 3.1.2

- Certificates! Make some room on your wall because you can now get your very own Mimo Certificates! Finish a track, get your certificate and print it out for the whole world to see!
- Challenges are now available for all users in the Swift track. They’re also better, faster, stronger.
- Python, Swift, and Become a Web Developer tracks have updated lessons, a better flow and are just nicer overall.
- Chapter titles and the streak indicator were a bit off in our UI, so we took out our measuring tape and put everything in its right place.
- Lessons with web views have better scrolling and will stop hiding all of the cool stuff we want to share with you guys.

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5

7.5K Ratings

7.5K Ratings

I Can’t Use It

Jacks's Son

I love not only this app, but the simple idea of it. An app that is dedicated to teaching people about a hidden language in an ever evolving world that relies on technology to work. When I saw that this app existed, I was jubilant. However, my heart sank when I finished the first lesson of How To Make Apps, and I saw that I had to get the premium subscription for more. I became extremely disheartened when I came back to the App Store and found that this was true for every course in the app. I do realize that not knowing this was my fault because the information ended up being really easy to find. The app of the day story said nothing about this though. And I do understand that app creators need to be paid, but as much as I hate them, I would much rather prefer having to watch an ad before each lesson. I would still be okay with the premium subscription to disable ads. I was really hoping to be able to get started learning about coding at a young age in order to prepare for my future career, but this is not possible with the current requirements for the lessons. I hope that you take this review into consideration in the making of this app later on. Thank you.

Developer Response

Hi Jacks's Son, thank you for sharing your experience with us! It's very helpful to read this detailed feedback, even to us as developers and designers at Mimo. We try to make it as transparent as possible that we ask you for a subscription after the first chapter of every course. We are working on more free content right now, our core functionality will stay to pay though. There are no plans to include ads into our app in the longer term, but we hear your feedback and will of course consider it for future decisions.

Not for beginners

Gabbe go gabbe

I love the idea of this, and wanted to love the app, but I don’t. It is not free, you have to subscribe to go beyond the most basic lesson, and the yearly subscription is $50. This is my assessment after a few days:
It might be good for intermediate learners looking to practice or refresh existing skills, but it is definitely not for beginners. There isn’t enough introduction and repetition of terms, insufficient opportunity to practice and self test, go back and rework mistakes - which is how learners information at a deep level. Instead, it allows you to click through to the next level. The sassy comments for wrong answers are funny, but again, lacking in clear instruction and explanation for beginners. It seems unlikely that it was user tested by beginners. Surprising that the rating is as high as it is. A longer trial period would have allowed an opportunity to see if it was appropriate for someone at my level or not. I believe in supporting a good app and the people who develop it. The short trial time, high price and
promised learning, at this point, appear poorly thought out at best, and deceptive and greedy at worst. I plan to continue working with the app for a while longer. If the experience improves, I’ll revise my review.

Developer Response

Thanks to your feedback, we went back to the drawing board and thought what we were doing wrong here. We spoke with users, made a lot of tests, and refined the first part of our iOS track. We've redesigned it from the ground up and believe that is way better now, and the first user feedback is very promising. We want to make Mimo enjoyable for beginners that's why we put a lot of work into this first new course. We'll tackle the other intro courses next. We would love to hear your thoughts on the new Swift introduction. You can either answer directly to this review or send us an email to feedback@getmimo.com We're looking forward to hearing from you!

DONT GET ITS A SCAM

Spaceob8

Why does this cost so much it’s just a coding app and I found better apps like this for free that actually want to be able to teach people and not just milk them for their money. If your going to make an app nobody can afford at least tell them up front instead of making them download the app and then telling them you need to pay which buy the way makes people delete it. I thought this was a cool app but when it wouldn’t let me use it because it costs so much money I got out of the app and deleted and downloaded another app about java script which is pretty fun.

I got a response saying it’s free so people can get an idea of how it works but I can’t get an idea of it if I only get one short lesson that doesn’t show me how to do real stuff. I wouldn’t know whether or not it’s worth paying for. Also I’ve looked at other reviews saying there are a lot of bugs. I’m not going to pay for this because fixing a bug will take time and can ruin the experience and before you know it your subscription could end and the bugs won’t be fixed. I could use the money for rent to and other things like food water and real education.

Developer Response

Hi Spaceob8! Thank you very much for your honest feedback. We hear you and we're working on more free content to keep you motivated to come back, learn something no matter if you want to upgrade to Mimo Permium or not. Our goal, after all, is to teach you how easy coding can be. Of course, we want Mimo to be affordable for as many people as possible while allowing us to pay rent and salaries. As said, we'll be sure to increase the amount of free content in the near future – hang in there! We'd love to hear your thoughts on that. You can either answer directly to this review or send us an email to feedback@getmimo.com We're looking forward to hearing from you!

Information

Seller
Mimohello GmbH
Size
151.8 MB
Category
Education
Compatibility
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© Mimohello GmbH
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. Mimo Premium $29.99
  2. Mimo Premium $49.99
  3. Mimo Premium Monthly $8.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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