Managing Your Squarespace Website

General Information

One of the great things about Squarespace is that you’ll be able to manage and maintain your website on your own. To get you started, we are providing a selection of key knowledge base articles to reference as you get more familiar with your website. If you need support or help, the Squarespace Customer Care team is at the ready 24/7. You can contact them at anytime here.

Specific to Your Site

Colors

copper: #b25c37   /  rgb 178, 92, 55
black: #222222

Custom CSS

Custom CSS controls the specialized styles designed into your site. It is found near the bottom of DESIGN in your Squarespace backend navigation. Do not change this code in any way, it is essential to your site maintaining it’s current appearance.

Banner Image Size

Banner images cropped to 1500 x 800
Menu banner images cropped to 1500 x 400.

Making New Pages

Create a new page in Not Linked pages to develop it free from the public eye. Pages that are not visible in your main navigation are found in the Not Linked section of Pages.

Accessing and Managing Your Account

Accessing your site

You can access your site via squarespace.com/login. If you are having log-in or password trouble, go here.

Account and billing

If at any time you want to update your address, change your credit card information, or switch your billing plan, go here.

Adding a contributor

Squarespace supports multiple contributors and multiple levels of permissions. If you want to give someone access to your website,
go here.

General troubleshooting

If at any time your website performance seems slow or off and you want to read up on troubleshooting advice, go here

Content and Social Media

Adding a page

Whether you want to add a page to call out a new service, or you want to add a page to highlight holiday hours, adding pages is a simple process. When you’re ready to read up on the detailed instructions, go here.

Images and videos

Having compelling images and videos is a great way to engage visitors to your website. Squarespace makes it easy to add and format a variety of media and file types. For guidance on adding and updating images and video, go here.

Making changes to your menu

Your menu was created using a Menu Block. Look here for further instructions, Step 4 explains adding menu items. When you make changes, we recommend replacing the existing items one-by-one with your own menu items to help preserve formatting.

Blog

Blogging is a popular way to generate interest and engagement with a website. To learn more about the ins and outs of adding posts, RSS feeds, comments, and blog excerpts, go here.

Social media

Having a strong social media presence is a great way to bring traffic to your website. To learn about adding new social media accounts or about pushing more content to your existing social media accounts, go here

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION AND METRICS

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) 

SEO refers to steps you can take to make sure your website shows up in search results for relevant keywords and your Squarespace website has many SEO elements baked right in. To learn how to make the most of them, go here.

Metrics

Squarespace makes it easy to keep track of your website’s performance through its Metrics tools. You can monitor website traffic, track popular content, and find out what percentage of visitors are browsing from their phones. To learn more about how to use Metrics tools, go here.