Tools of the Trade: Squarespace

We often get questions about how to create beautiful websites. It can be crazy expensive to get a custom site! So what's the best option to have a modern, beautiful site that is easy to set up and maintain? Our favorite option is Squarespace. 

Who:

 

 

What:

A quick and, relatively, easy way to a get a website and/or blog up and running. 

  1. Nicely designed templates
  2. Domains and hosting 
  3. SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
  4. Good blog support
  5. Google Analytics and social media built-in

When:

Anytime you need a website. 

How: 

  1. Sign up and get a free trial
  2. Pick a template
  3. Start adding content to your site
  4. Get some art and logos
  5. Pick a plan and get a custom domain name
  6. Practice and get some help

Like all website tools, Squarespace takes some time and practice to get used to. It's worth the effort. Squarespace will help you grow your practice. 

Why:

Because custom websites are super expensive and hard to maintain. Also, Squarespace includes lots of built-in tools you'd have to add manually with other systems.

Cost:

It's $8-18/month depending on the plan you choose. 

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This is an unpaid and unsponsored post. We just love these tools and want to share products that helped us grow. 

This is not a sponsored post, we just love these resources and hope you find them useful.