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Language and Region settings

Manage your time zone, location, visitor-facing language, and measurement standard in the Language & Region panel.

Open Language & Region settings

To open Language & Region settings:

  1. In the Home Menu, click Settings, and then click Language & Region.
  2. Scroll to see all settings and make changes. To learn more about each setting, see the table below.
  3. Click Save to publish your changes.

Available settings

Learn more about each setting. 


Description and next steps

Time Zone

Squarespace sets your default location based on the IP address from where you created your site. Review the current setting, or choose a new time zone.

On a computer, you can click anywhere on the map to set your time zone, or select your nearest city from the drop-down menu under the map.


Select the language of your site's built-in text from the Language. We currently support the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

To learn more about the Language setting, visit Changing your account and site language.


Select your country. If you select United States, also select your state from the option that appears.

Measurement Standard

If you sell physical products on your site, use this option to set the measurement standards for product weights and dimensions.

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