Guides

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Content Blocks

  1. Gallery Blocks allow you to add galleries of images and videos to pages. Gallery Blocks can be used as an alternative to Gallery Pages if you don't like your template's Gallery Page's design.

  2. Designing the Gallery Block

    The Gallery Block has four design options for displaying images and videos: Slideshow, Slider, Grid, and Stacked. This guide will walk you through the four designs and the ways you can customize them.

  3. Using the Bandsintown Block

    The Bandsintown Block allows you to display your tour schedule from your Bandsintown profile. Visitors can RSVP to your shows and buy tickets through links in the Block.

  4. The Search Block allows visitors to search for content on your site

  5. How do I resize images?

    When you add an Image Block to a blank Page or Blog Post, the image automatically expands to the full width of the content area. In some cases, you may want to make the image smaller.

  6. What is a Content Block?

    Blocks are the foundation of your website. Each Block is designed to allow you to add a specific type of content within a Page, Blog Post, Event, Product (under Additional Info), Sidebar, or Footer. Blocks are separated into six basic groups: Basic, Commerce, More, Layout, Content, and Social.

  7. About the Image Block

    In this guide you'll find steps on how to add, edit, and style your Image Block, as well as some general information about what the Image Block is and the features it offers.

  8. The Text Block allows you to add and format text to appear within your site.

  9. About the Code Block

    You can insert code within a page using the Code Block.

  10. Using the Audio Block

    The Audio Block enables you to share a single audio file in a player directly on a page or within a blog post. You can upload a file from your computer or link to an externally hosted file if you like.

  11. You can display your most recent tweets and a follow button using the Twitter Block.

  12. Using the Calendar Block

    The Calendar Block can be used to present a daily view of posts from a Blog, Events, Gallery, or Products Page within your site.

  13. Use the Social Links Block to add Social Icons that link to your social media profiles.

  14. Using the Form Block

    The Form Block allows you to present a form within a page or blog post to capture data entered by your visitors.

  15. Using the Category List Block

    Use the Category List Block to list out every Category used in a Blog, Products Page, Album, or Events Page.

  16. Using the Video Block

    A Video Block allows you to add an externally hosted video for display directly within a content area on your Squarespace Site.

  17. Using the Instagram Block

    Use the Instagram Block to display a gallery of images from your Instagram account.

  18. The Summary Block allows you to present your Products, Blog Posts, Gallery Images, or Events in magazine-style layouts. You can choose what information to display and select from a variety of display options ranging from a grid view to a carousel.

  19. Wrapping Text Around Blocks

    You can wrap text around any block using the new LayoutEngine.

  20. Using the Spacer Block

    The Spacer Block allows you to add an adjustable amount of space between Blocks on your site.