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Importing and exporting content

You can use Import/Export Settings to import and export content and products to and from your Squarespace site.

Importing copies content onto your Squarespace site from another site. Exporting copies your Squarespace site's content to use on a new platform.

It’s not possible to import and export content in version 7.1.

Import sources

We support content imports from:

If your Squarespace site uses Commerce, you can import products from:

Note: Squarespace isn't optimized for importing content between Squarespace 7 sites. Importing content from one Squarespace site into another Squarespace site may cause broken image links and other issues.

Steps to import

    1. From the Home Menu, click Settings, then Advanced, then Import/Export.
    2. Click Import.
    3. Select your import source.
    4. Enable imported content (content imports only).
    5. Move imported content to the main navigation (optional).

Importing content

When importing blog content, Squarespace generally imports post content, comments, and images. We'll attempt to preserve post URLs. To learn more about the process, requirements, and supported content for each source, use the following guides:

Importing products

When importing products, you can import 200 products at a time. To import additional products, use multiple .csv files.

To learn more about the process, requirements, and supported content for each source, use the following guides:

Exporting products

Exporting your Squarespace Commerce products creates an editable .csv file. With this .csv file, you can import your products to third-party services, save a copy for your records, or import your products to another Squarespace site.

Exporting content

If you’re leaving Squarespace, you can export all compatible content into an .xml file. For more help, visit Exporting your site.

Note: If your site has more than one Blog Page, you'll need to choose one Blog Page to include in the exported file.


Can I import images or videos?

Yes. Import/Export Settings are used for moving content (like posts and pages) to or from Squarespace and a third-party platform. To bulk-add image files or videos, you can do this directly on each page.

If you're a photographer, you may want to enable image metadata importing from your camera.

Can I sync content between Squarespace and another platform?

No. Importing adds a copy of content from an external source to your Squarespace site. It doesn't create a sync between these two sites. We recommend importing if you plan to continue using this content only on Squarespace.

Can I import and export between two Squarespace 7 sites?

No. There's no direct way to transfer content between Squarespace 7 sites at this time.

What will import to my Squarespace site?

It depends on the platform. Generally, text and images on blog posts and pages will import. For products, information like price, dimensions, and images will import. For specifics, see the importing guides for each service.

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