Guides

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Settings

  1. To configure Basic Info Settings like a site title, favicon or logo image, click the cog icon to access the Settings, then click Basic Info.

  2. Configuring Time & Geography Settings

    Enter the Settings area on the left side of your screen. Once in Settings click on Time / Geography to configure these settings.

  3. How do I edit my Site Title and Tagline?

    There are a couple of different ways to get to the Site Title and Tagline. You can do so from the site Preview or the Site Manager.

  4. How Can I Edit My Site Description?

    You can add a Site Description for your website to provide a short bio or description about your site for your visitors.

  5. Adding a Basic Author

    A Basic Author is someone who can be attributed as an Author for a blog post on your site but who, unlike a Contributor with Content Editor permissions, does not have permission to edit content in your site.

  6. Configuring Overlays Settings

    You can edit your Overlays Settings to add a Squarespace Badge, Announcement Bar, and a Mobile Info Bar to your site.

  7. Managing Multiple Sites

    Squarespace 6 allows you to manage multiple sites using a single Squarespace 6 account.

  8. You can add the following code to your site within the Settings > Code Injection under the Header code injection area. 

  9. Does Squarespace Support SSL Access?

    SSL is used when you login to your site for secure access and for checkout and payment pages for customers if you're using Commerce. 

  10. Pressign the ESC Key on your keyboard while on your Squarespace site will dirext you to your login page. Should you like, you can disable this option in the General Settings

  11. How do I recover or change my password?

    You can change or recover your password from your site's login page, or within your Settings in the Site Manager.

  12. How do I update my email address?

    Keeping an email address that is up to date will ensure that you receive all account notices regarding your Squarespace site.

  13. How do I add a Favicon for my site?

    You can add a browser icon, or favicon, to your site for browsers to display in the address bar when your site is visited.

  14. Can I disable the mobile style for my site?

    Most Squarespace templates have a unique design optimized for mobile settings. Those template offers the option to have this mobile styling disabled.

  15. What is the difference between a 301 and 302 redirect?

    The Settings > URL Mappings area of your Squarespace sit is used to create URL redirects of the types 301 or 302 for your pages.

  16. How do I configure my Gallery Settings?

    Navigate to the Site Manager and click the Content Manager icon to access the Content Manager.  Then select your Gallery in the navigation column.

  17. Navigate to the Site Manager and click the Content Manager icon to access the Content Manager.  Then select your Blog Page in the navigation column.

  18. How do I configure my Page Settings?

    Navigate to the Site Manager and click the Content Manager icon to access the Content Manager.  Then select your Page in the navigation column.

  19. How do I set a password for my site?

    Within the Site Manager, click the Settings  and access the General settings.

  20. How do I create URL shortcuts or mappings?

    You can use URL Mappings to shorten existing page URL's, redirect a URL that no longer exists on your site, or even redirect a URL to an external website address, using 301 and 302 redirects.