Search Engine Optimization (SEO) with Squarespace

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Optimize for search using Squarespace site-level tools and on-page SEO best practices

Optimize your Squarespace site for local search

Optimize your Squarespace blog

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Clock2 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Squarespace is an all-in-one website platform that allows you to build a sleek and custom website without knowing any code. It also comes equipped with several options for optimizing your website for search engine optimization (SEO). Using the techniques found here, you’ll learn to fully optimize your Squarespace site so that it’s properly indexed and ranked by search engines. In this project, we’ll cover site-level optimization, optimization for local search, on-page SEO, and blogging optimization. You’ll leave this course feeling confident in your ability to use the tools that Squarespace provides to improve your site’s searchability. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.


There are no prerequisites for this course; however, you will need a Squarespace account to complete these tasks.

Skills you will develop

  • Squarespace
  • on-page seo
  • meta description
  • local search
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Getting started with Squarespace SEO

  2. Optimize for search using Squarespace site-level tools

  3. Optimize your Squarespace site for local search

  4. Add a Squarespace page and optimize it for on-page SEO

  5. Optimize your Squarespace blog

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step



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