10twelve with a few Squarespace tips

At 10twelve, we love Squarespace! We wanted to share a few tips with our audience to help make your experience even better! Here are some key things to consider when starting from scratch. Let's begin!

Establish goals for your website:

  • Who is your target?
  • Are you an artist, musician, business owner, photographer, online store?
  • What message is most important for your audience?
  • What is your number one goal for the site?
  • What are you showcasing? Imagery, Music, Blogs?

Look and Function of your site:

  • What look, feel or style do you want?
  • Modern or Rustic?
  • Color palette?
  • Other sites you like and why?
  • Things about sites you don’t like?

Basic Navigation Structure:

  • How do you like your navigation?
  • Top? Middle? Stacked?
  • Will you have a secondary navigation menu?
  • These questions will help you choose your template. Check out our favorite templates here.

Logos and Branding:

  • Gathering your assets: vector logo formats, images, support docs, etc.
  • Set up your pictures in categories. Landscape format, Portrait format or Box format usually works well. Choose a pixel size for each format and stick to it.

Have questions? Contact us! View live examples of our squarespace work here.