Managing A Squarespace Website
Squarespace is an all-in-one content management system, or CMS. A Squarespace subscription includes content hosting, professionally designed templates, 24/7 support, and access to our user-friendly platform for creating beautiful websites. You can use Squarespace to build Cover Page sites, websites, and online stores.
Tip: If you're new to Squarespace and have general questions about the services we provide, visit our introductory Starting with Squarespace FAQ.
After starting a trial, take a moment to watch our Getting Started video series and related beginner content to learn how the platform works.
Every Squarespace site begins as a trial. This is a free two-week period where you can explore the platform, upload content, experiment with your design, and share your progress with friends and colleagues.
If you’d like to try out multiple templates, you can switch templates at any time without starting a new trial.
Our Getting Started with Squarespace video series provides a general overview of the platform. If you’re new to designing websites, we recommend watching these quick videos to learn how Squarespace works before exploring on your own.
You can choose from a range of billing plans to get your idea online, whether you’re starting with a domain or launching an eCommerce business.
Upgrade to paid service to remove your trial site’s CAPTCHA and make your site public. If you need more time to design your site before going live, you can hide it behind a site-wide password or Under Construction page.
If you’re not ready to build a full site, you can start with a domain and parking page.
Creating your design
Use the Style Editor to customize your template, tweak the design, and find your site’s unique aesthetic.
Visit our template guides to learn about your template’s specific options and features. You can also search for your template name and "Style Editor Tweaks" to find a list of its unique style options.