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Using 500px with Squarespace

500px is an online photography community and marketplace. This guide explores different ways you can use 500px with Squarespace. 

Here's what you can do with this integration: 

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Connect your 500px account

Before you start using 500px with Squarespace, you need to connect your account:

Desktop Mobile
  1. In the Home Menu, click Settings.
  2. Click Connected Accounts.
  3. Click Connect Account.
  4. Select 500px from the Social Accounts menu. 
  5. Log in using your 500px username and password. 
  1. In the Home Menu, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Connected Accounts.
  3. Tap Connect Account.
  4. Select 500px from the Social Accounts menu. 
  5. Log in using your 500px username and password. 

Add a social icon

You can add a 500px social icon that links to your 500px profile:

Desktop Mobile
  1. In Connected Accounts, click your 500px account to open 500px Settings. 
  2. Ensure Show Social Icon is checked. 
  3. Click Save. 
  1. In Connected Accounts, tap your 500px account to open 500px Settings. 
  2. Ensure Show Social Icon is checked. 
  3. Tap Save. 

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Note: After connecting 500px to Squarespace in this step, the social icon will automatically display in most, but not all, templates. You can also add social icons using the Social Links Block. Learn how these icons display in your template in our template guides.

Pull content from 500px using blocks

You can display your 500px images on your pages using the 500px Block. This is a great way to embed your 500px content on your site without using third-party widgets.

Note: We update the connection with your 500px account about every 30 minutes. If you ever need to refresh the connection between Squarespace and 500px, return to Connected Accounts, click your 500px account, and then click Reset Data.
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Using 500px with Squarespace