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Squarespace 6 For Dummies

Squarespace 6 For Dummies helps you get up to speed fast on all the next-generation Squarespace tools, including cool new features for mobile sites, SEO, social networks, and more.


Squarespace 6 For Dummies

Learn from a whole new perspective.

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Squarespace 6 For Dummies provides helpful, step-by-step instructions to every aspect of building your site using Squarespace as your online publishing solution. 

This book is for anyone — a current Squarespace customer or someone signing up for their first Squarespace website.

Need a Squarespace Site?

Squarespace 6 For Dummies will help you get through the ins and outs of building and managing absoluetly awesome websites, e-commerce stores, and blogs using Squarespace.

Become your own web designer using simple-to-style templates and Layout Engine, a revolutionary feature that makes it easy to create a site that works great on both desktops and mobile devices. 

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About the Book

Turn your ideas into a terric website, store or blog — just add Squarespace and the book!

  • Why Squarespace is cool — save steps by keeping everything online and build a site with drag-and-drop ease
  • Get going — choose a template, sign up for a Squarespace account, and begin adding your content
  • Give it style — start with a professionally designed template, adding your own unique style of colors, fonts, and images
  • Know your purpose — plan your site and choose the page type designed for a page, blog, gallery, event listing, or products to sale
  • Building blocks — create content, add multimedia, establish navigation, and automate updates with Squarespace blocks
  • Open for business — use Squarespace Commerce to set up an online store that’s easy to manage and promote
  • Monitor activity — see how many people come to your site, where they came from, and what content is most popular
  • Managing on the go — update your blog, capture your ideas, and share your galleries with Squarespace’s free mobile apps

Get the book and find:

  • How to sign up for your first Squarespace site
  • Tips for painlessly managing an e-commerce store
  • Detailed explanations of all site features and settings
  • Advice on choosing fonts and colors
  • Ways to customize site elements
  • How to include content from social media accounts
  • Ten features of a good website
  • Examples of how to make money with your website

Table of Contents


I. Getting Started with Squarespace

  • Chapter 1: What Squarespace Can Do for You
  • Chapter 2: Getting Ready to Build Your Website
  • Chapter 3: Signing Up
  • Chapter 4: Getting Around Squarespace

II. Designing Your Website

  • Chapter 5: Considering Your Template Needs
  • Chapter 6: Web Design 101
  • Chapter 7: Customizing with Style Editor

III. Building Your Website

  • Chapter 8: Squarespace Page Types
  • Chapter 9: Creating Pages in Your Site
  • Chapter 10: Building Pages with Items and Blocks

IV. Personalizing Your Website

  • Chapter 11: Creating Content with Content Blocks
  • Chapter 12: Adding Multimedia with Content Blocks
  • Chapter 13: Navigating with Structure Blocks
  • Chapter 14: Automating Updates with Social Blocks

V. Extending Your Website

  • Chapter 15: Configuring Site Manager Settings
  • Chapter 16: Monitoring Site Activity
  • Chapter 17: Setting Up Shop With Commerce
  • Chapter 18: Going Out With Squarespace

VI. The Part of Tens

  • Chapter 19: Ten Features of a Good Website
  • Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Attract Attention
  • Chapter 21: Ten Ways to Make or Save Money

Order Squarespace 6 For Dummies and begin building your site today. 

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Are you still using Squarespace v5?

Squarespace For Dummies is still available as an e-book from iBooks Store, Amazon, and Barnes & Noble.