Posts in Squarespace Tips
Step-by-step Guide to Designing Your Squarespace Website Part 1: How to Prep For Your Website

Are you overwhelmed by the thought of trying to create your Squarespace website? Are you scratching your head as to what to do next? Is that why you haven’t gotten it done, yet? Don’t worry! I totally get it. I once felt that way, too. So to make this as easy as possible for you, I created a step-by-step guide on how to start your Squarespace website in this blog post. This is the first part to a 2 Part Squarespace Website Series.

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4 Ways to Reduce Email Spam

SPAM. The nemesis of anyone who has an email address. Oh, and I’m talking about unwanted emails that flood your inbox. Not the canned ham loaf. (Which by the way makes a delicious ham salad for sandwiches.)

So how do business owners avoid the dreaded spam? Unfortunately, it’s going to find you at some point, but there are ways to drastically reduce it.

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How to Smooth Scroll to Page Sections on Your Squarespace Website

Have you ever clicked on a button on a website page and suddenly it smoothly scrolled down on the same page to the informational section related to what you clicked on? Pretty cool feature! Anchor links ("page jumps") are special URLs that take you to specific places on a page and I’m going add a smooth scroll to it. This means that when a website visitor arrives, they click a button or navigation link and it takes them, gracefully, to the information they are after in the long-scrolling page. Here’s how to do it!

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How to Customize Text Boxes in Squarespace

A great way to add some pop to your website and bring attention to areas of text in your pages and blog posts is by customizing your text blocks. I’m going to give you three different popular types of text box styles and step by step instructions of how to customize it to match your brand.

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How to Create a Blog Post Template in Squarespace

I’m all for making things easier in my life, especially when it comes to repetitive tasks. For example, let’s talk about blogging. The key to effective results from blogging is consistency. Write often and with quality blog posts. A simple concept, right? Here’s an easy to follow tutorial to setup a Squarespace blog post template.

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How To Write a Blog Post in Squarespace

Blogging. You’ve heard of it, maybe even considered writing a blog, but at times you may wonder what’s the point? Especially if you’re a business, you may be asking isn’t blogging just people sharing their personal diaries online? Blogging may have started out that way, and many people do still treat it as a personal journal, but it’s also something most businesses should consider doing on their website.

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How to Setup Google Search Console - Squarespace SEO Series #4

Most people think about configuring Google Analytics but forget about Google Search Console. Simply put, if you want your website to succeed in Google searches and improve your Google Search ranking, you need to submit your website to Google Search Console.

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10 Tips to Improve Your Squarespace SEO - Squarespace SEO Series #3

Squarespace, and any other platform including Wordpress, is not magically great for SEO. All SEO specialists know that you have to put in the work on your end. You can’t just throw your website up and let it go. As awesome as that would be (hello, pink unicorn!), unfortunately, it doesn’t work that way. You or your designer should follow best practices to implement the technical side of Squarespace SEO.

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Is Squarespace SEO Really Good? Squarespace SEO Series #2

SEO usually isn’t the first thing to come up when people are waxing poetic about Squarespace. Is it any good, or is something users tolerate because its modern, professional design and easy-to-use features are so strong? There are a lot of misconceptions and misinformation out there about Squarespace and its SEO capabilities.

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SEO Made Simple: A Beginner's Guide to Squarespace SEO Series #1

I decided that since I had to delve into the SEO topic as a website designer and SEO specifically related to Squarespace in order to optimize the Squarespace websites I design, others could benefit from this information, too. This blog post is the first one in a series about SEO and more specifically, Squarespace SEO.

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