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Settings and styles in the Squarespace app

Use the Settings tab in the Squarespace app to style your site and make other site-wide changes on the go. You can also edit settings per page. 

Edit site-wide settings

Use the Settings tab to:

  • Manage specific site settings
  • Manage notifications
  • Get support
  • Open a different site on your account
  • Start a new site
  • Log out of your account

Tap Site Settings to manage more specific site-wide settings, including:

  • Site styles
  • Announcement bar
  • Business information
  • Permissions
  • Mobile information bar
  • Site availability or site password
  • Language & region

Make style changes

Style changes work differently depending on your site's version.

Using site styles, you can apply large-scale style changes to your site with one tap, including font, color, and spacing changes. Changes you make in site styles are usually site-wide, but you can make more fine-tuned changes by styling specific sections or text areas.

To make style changes:

  1. Tap any page of your site, then tap Edit or the pencil icon.
  2. Tap the paintbrush icon to open site styles. 
  3. Tap the site area you want to style, such as Fonts or Colors.
  4. Use the options in the panel to customize that area. 
    • In Fonts, tap the the-gear-icon on any font name to further customize the font pack.
    • In Colors, choose an Accent, Light, and Dark color for each color theme. 
Tip: You can also open site styles from the Settings menu.

To style a section:

  1. Open the page you want to edit, then tap Edit or the pencil icon.
  2. Tap a section you want to style.
  3. Tap the pencil icon in the section toolbar.
  4. Tap Format, Background, or Colors, then choose a new style.
  5. Tap Done or , then tap Save Changes.

To learn more, visit Making style changes.

Make style changes in site styles:

  1. Tap Pages, then tap the page where you want the changes to apply. This tells site styles to show options relevant to the page you're editing and display a preview of your changes. If you're changing a site-wide feature like navigation menus or a footer, open any page.
  2. Tap the preview bar to collapse the page preview.
  3. Tap Settings, tap Site settings, then tap Site styles
  4. The site styles panel will open with a list of style tweaks. Tap any tweak to make changes.

To learn more, visit Making style changes.

Edit page settings

To open a page's settings:

  1. Tap Pages.
  2. Tap the page.
  3. Tap the ... icon.
  4. Tap Page Settings or Settings.
  5. After making changes, tap Done.

Currently, only some page settings are available in the app. Log into your site on a computer to edit these areas:

  • SEO settings, like the page's SEO description and title
  • Social settings, like the alternate social sharing image
  • Video banners
  • Blog page feeds, like Apple Podcasts and Apple News
  • Code injection
  • Some template-specific settings for sites on version 7.0

To learn more, visit Page settings.

Manage notifications

Use the Notifications panel to manage push notifications to your device. How you access this depends on which version of the app you're using. 

Tap Settings, then tap Notifications. Choose from the following options: 

  • Tap the Continue Editing Reminders toggle on to get push notifications about pages you may want to continue editing. 
  • Under Site Traffic Alerts, tap the toggle on for any site in your account that you'd like to send you push notifications about traffic spikes. To enable notifications for all sites in your account, tap Turn On All Notifications at the bottom of your screen. 

Tap Settings, then tap Notifications. Choose from the following options: 

  • Tap the Continue Editing Reminders toggle on to get push notifications about pages you may want to continue editing. 
  • Tap Analytics Insights to get a notification every Saturday of your total visits and total sales.
  • In the site list, tap any site for which you'd like to get a push notification about traffic spikes. On the next screen, tap the Traffic Alerts toggle on.
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Settings and styles in the Squarespace app