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Momentum Site Styles tweaks

This is a list of all Site Styles tweaks for the Momentum template.

We constantly evolve the Squarespace platform to give you the best possible tools for building your website. If the platform recently changed, you may see different options than the ones listed below. The best way to learn how any tweak works is to experiment with it and see what changes on your site.

Tip: For general help, see the Momentum template guide


Change the background and layout.

  • Site Background - Set the background color that displays outside the main content area.
  • Page Background Image - Add a site-wide background image.
  • Page Width - Set the width of the main content area.
  • Page Alignment: Left, Center, Right - Set the alignment of the main content area.
  • Page Title/Description - Choose if page titles and descriptions display at the top of some pages.

Site Title / Logo

  • Site Title - Set the site title font.
  • Site Title Color
  • Logo Image Height


Style the navigation bar.

  • Navigation - Set the font of the Main Navigation.
  • Navigation Color 
  • Navigation (Active) Color - Set the link's color when you're on that page.
  • Navigation (Hover) Color
  • Navigation Position: Bottom, Top
  • Navigation Background
  • Navigation Border Color
  • Navigation Padding
  • Navigation Link Spacing

Gallery Styles

These tweaks appear on Momentum Gallery Pages.

  • Gallery Style: Full Bleed, Center
  • Index Aspect Ratio - Set the shape of the images in the thumbnail grid.
  • Gallery Play Speed - Change the rate of Auto Play.
  • Gallery Icon Color - Style the i icon. Appears with Gallery Style: Center
  • Gallery Icon (Hover) Color - Style the i icon on hover. Appears with Gallery Style: Center
  • Gallery Initial View: Slideshow, Grid, Infoview, Slideshow (Homepage) / Grid, Slideshow (Homepage) / Infoview
  • Gallery Transition: Slide, Fade
  • Gallery Auto Play
  • Gallery Arrows: Simple, Circle
  • Gallery Index Icon

Main Content

Style your main content area and site fonts.

  • Headings Color
  • Heading 1
  • Heading 2
  • Heading 3
  • Body Text
  • Body Text Color
  • Body Link (Hover) Color
  • Text Decoration: None, Underline, Overline, Line-Through - Style the body links.
  • Quote Block
  • Content Background - Set the background color.

Blog Styles

These tweaks appear on Momentum Blog Pages.

  • Blog Post Spacing - Change the space between posts.
  • Blog Author Display - Display or hide blog post authors.

Social Icons

Style the built-in social icons that display in navigation bars.

  • Social Icon Color
  • Social Icon Size
  • Social Icons Display
  • Social Icon Style: Normal, Square, Round
  • Standard Color


These tweaks appear on Classic Products Pages.


  • Show Category Navigation
  • Category Nav Font
  • Category Nav Color
  • Category Nav Active Color
  • Product Background Color
  • Product Overlay Color
  • Products Per Row
  • Product List Titles: Under, Overlay
  • Product List Alignment: Center, Left
  • Product Item Size
  • Product Image Auto Crop
  • Product Gallery Size
  • Product Gallery Auto Crop
  • Show Product Price
  • Show Product Item Nav
  • Product Social Sharing

Products: Related Products

  • Items Per Row
  • Item Spacing
  • Image Aspect Ratio
  • Details Alignment
  • Item Title Spacing


These tweaks appear on Events Pages.

  • Disable Item Pages
  • Show Past Events
  • Show Thumbnails
  • Thumbnail Size
  • Show Date Tag
  • Show Date Tag w/ Time
  • Show Categories
  • Show Date
  • Show Time
  • Show Location
  • Show Export Links
  • Show Social Buttons
  • Show Excerpt
  • Show Button
  • Show Back Link
  • 24-Hour Time
  • Stacked View

Album Options

These tweaks appear on Album Pages.

  • Album Text Color
  • Hide Album Share Link

Cover Pages

Cover Pages are styled independently of a site’s template. Visit Styling a Cover Page to learn more.

Block tweaks

Tweaks for certain blocks also display in Site Styles. To learn about the style options, visit Adding content with blocks and click the name of the block you want to learn more about.

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Momentum Site Styles tweaks