How to build a Squarespace website

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If you’re wondering how to build a Squarespace website, we’re here to help. Squarespace is one of the most popular website builders out there at the moment, in part because it’s pretty user-friendly and intuitive. With ready-made templates and a drag-and-drop interface, Squarespace gives you the tools you need to get up and running quickly – but if you’re new to designing sites, it can be a little overwhelming.

So, we’ve put together this guide to help you get started. Whether you’ve come to Squarespace because you’re looking for a web builder for small business, or a web builder for artists, you’ll find it to be a fairly straightforward way to put a website together. From signing up and choosing a domain, to structuring your site and populating its pages, here’s our straightforward guide to how to make a website on Squarespace. 

Jon Stapley

Jon is a freelance writer and journalist who covers photography, art, technology, and the intersection of all three. When he's not scouting out news on the latest gadgets, he likes to play around with film cameras that were manufactured before he was born. To that end, he never goes anywhere without his Olympus XA2, loaded with a fresh roll of Kodak (Gold 200 is the best, since you asked). Jon is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq, and has also written for in Digital Camera World, Black + White Photography Magazine, Photomonitor, Outdoor Photography, Shortlist and probably a few others he's forgetting.