Ahhh illustration, how nice. In a time where stock photos and dated color schemes rule the land, it is so nice to see illustration gaining popularity once again. 411’s header and nice icons really make this site a cut above. I would like to see some more content, or at least more illustrations throughout the site, but over-all, a step in the right direction.
Holiday Gift Guide: Celebrating Squarespace Online Stores
Presenting our Holiday Gift Guide, a curated collection of products from select Squarespace Online Stores. In addition to helping you find a great gift, our guide celebrates the variety of artisans and craftspeople who use Squarespace to build and grow their businesses.
Beta Launch: PayPal for Squarespace Online Stores
Today, we’re excited to announce the beta launch of another payment method in checkout for Squarespace Online Stores: PayPal.
Join Squarespace and C4Q for #GivingTuesday
Wherever you start, we believe that technology can take you further. One of our guiding principles at Squarespace is to democratize good design, giving anyone access to the tools they need to create a beautiful online home. The web should be a diverse place populated by diverse individuals and their ideas. This sort of inclusion is important not only to Squarespace and the tech industry, but to the world at large.
2 New Interactive Portfolio Templates
Squarespace is known for its beautifully designed, highly visual templates—but there’s more than one way to make a website engaging. So we created two new templates that not only showcase your portfolio, they interact with your visitors, encouraging them to stay on your site longer.
We’re Securing Millions of Websites with SSL
Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, is a technology that secures the connection between your browser and the website you’re visiting. It allows you and your website visitors to feel confident that their information is secure. And we believe that confidence is an important part of your online identity.
Order Up: New Tools to Grow Your Food & Drink Business
For any delicious dish, cocktail, or food product, quality tools matter. They make preparation and presentation easier, quicker, and more impactful. The same is true when it comes to creating a beautiful online presence, something Squarespace has been passionate about since we launched.
Squarespace Start: When the Idea Strikes
Great ideas can start anywhere. Squarespace Start lets you bring them to life instantly with a simple, one page website created right from your mobile device.
3 New Small Business Templates from G Suite x Squarespace
In 2014, we launched an integration with G Suite (formerly known as Google Apps for Work). This let our customers combine professional email and a set of secure, cloud-based productivity apps with a beautiful website and a custom domain. Since then, hundreds of thousands of G Suite x Squarespace customers have grown their ideas into thriving businesses.
Playing Lynch: Capturing the Big Idea
At Squarespace, we believe that big ideas require a platform that’s capable of capturing them. That’s why we’re excited to collaborate with top artists and musicians to pay tribute to one of the most iconic filmmakers of all time...
Important Updates to Our Terms & Policies
Payments Simplified: Squarespace x Apple Pay
Apple Pay simplifies the checkout process by letting shoppers instantly purchase everything from physical goods to digital products—without inputting credit card and shipping credentials.
7 New Templates for Businesses and Professional Services
We’re always working on website designs that present what you do and who you are in the best light. That’s why we’re thrilled to release seven new templates that cater to a wide variety of businesses and professional services.
The New Squarespace Local Development Server
Today, we’re pleased to announce the launch of one of our most requested developer features: Squarespace Local Development Server. The new Server allows you to locally preview changes made to the template code, rather than testing changes on a live website. Not only does this enable new ideas to be tested in a much more efficient way, it allows multiple editors to simultaneously collaborate on a Squarespace website.
Now Supporting Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)
With our recently released Apple News integration, we put your blog on the same page as some of the world’s largest publishers. Now we're working with Google’s open source Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) Project to help accelerate the loading time of your blog content when your posts are opened on mobile devices.
Create a Powerful Visual Experience with Video Backgrounds
Today, we're excited to announce the launch of one of the most requested features: video backgrounds, a powerful way to create a stunning visual experience on your website.
Introducing the Squarespace Engineering Blog
Today, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of the new Engineering Blog, where you can read about many of the technical issues we work on here at Squarespace.
Build a Stunning Website Page with Starter Layouts
Building a stunning website on Squarespace just got even easier. With the new starter layouts, you now have more tools to create a beautiful online presence. We’re thrilled to introduce starter layouts, which give you an easier starting point from which to build a website page. Rather than building a new page from scratch, simply select a starter layout.
Introducing Apple News Integration for Squarespace
Hundreds of thousands of blogs have been built on Squarespace, so we’re always working on new ways to help customers share and promote their content. That’s why we’re excited to announce a new integration with Apple News.
Introducing Advanced Squarespace Analytics for Commerce
We’re pleased to introduce advanced Squarespace Analytics in our Commerce product line. With Analytics, merchants can access visual reporting and unlock deeper insights into their business, identifying opportunities for growth.