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Understanding Squarespace Commerce

Squarespace Commerce is a set of features for selling products and managing orders online. By connecting a payment processor, you can process credit card transactions, accept PayPal, issue refunds, and receive donations. With templates designed specifically for online commerce, you can create eye-catching arrangements of products, promote sales, and much more.

Commerce and payment processors are Premium features available in the current Website Business plan and higher:

  • Available in: All Business and Commerce plans
  • Available in: Legacy Personal plan (not available for new subscriptions)
  • Not available in: Trial sites
  • Not available in: Current Personal plan

To learn more, visit Premium features.

First steps

Whether you’re new to eCommerce or an experienced online retailer, these guides are helpful for getting to know Squarespace Commerce. Create new products or import inventory from another platform, then connect a payment processor and take your store live.

Tip: Use menu shortcuts to add links to key Commerce panels directly to the Home Menu.

Store setup


Add products to a Products Page, then add variants, images, and other custom details to build out your store.


Use Squarespace's marketing tools to draw customers in and encourage purchasing.

Fulfilling orders

Once you receive an order, you can fulfill it through your site's backend, updating customers on their order's progress.

Measure results

  • With Squarespace Analytics, you can get a clear picture of visitor behavior and revenue. Advanced Commerce Analytics are available for the Commerce Basic and Advanced plans.
Tip: Find more Commerce guides by exploring the left navigation.
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Understanding Squarespace Commerce