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SNACKS

SQUARESPACE SNACKS

Delectable bite-sized chunks of intensive learning.

NEW MENU COMING SUMMER, 2019

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A-la-carte learning or get a 3 course meal and save!

Squarespace Snacks are: SELF-PACED VIDEO LESSONS, EXERCISES USING YOUR VERY OWN SITE + AN HOUR OF PRIVATE online REVIEW AND TRAINING with an Authorized Squarespace Trainer on just the things you need to know, right now.

We know how it is. What you don’t use, you lose. Do you find yourself logging in to Squarespace without a clue where to go or what to do? Do you just need to know how to do that one thing and don’t need a whole entire course? We get it! This is for you! The Squarespace Snacks program is designed to teach you just what you need to know in a highly digestible way. Each class can be done in a day and includes: Self-paced video lessons in easy to digest chunks, exercises you do on your very own site, and an hour of private live online training with an Authorized Squarespace Trainer.

Access your course materials for a full year.

 
SQUARESPACE SNAKS PRESALE!

$300 each or 3 classes for $800 EARLY BIRDS: $275 each or get 3 for $700

 

#1 - PAGES, LAYOUTS, FORMATTING

Add a brand new page from scratch, pick and tweak your layout, edit the layout of an existing page, integrate your pages into your site (without breaking stuff).

We’ll cover the following…

  • Add a brand new page (so it matches the rest of your site)

  • Drag and drop page elements like a pro

  • Add to and edit an existing layout

  • All the content blocks and when to use them

  • Linking to external content

  • Linking to files

  • Page settings

  • Add to and edit an existing layout

  • All the content blocks and when to use them

  • Replace an old page with a brand new one (URL slugs and redirects)

  • Global elements (footers, sidebars, etc.)

  • Anything you need to know about the specific pages and layouts of your own site

  • Navigation (and sub-navigation)

 

#2 - Images Galore

Banners, Static images, gallery pages, gallery blocks, summary blocks, slideshows, image SEO in all situations, and more.

We’ll cover the following…

  • Page banners

  • Resizing, cropping, focal points

  • File types/sizes and how to save your images

  • Static/inline images (and all the layouts available)

  • Gallery pages

  • Gallery blocks

  • Summary and slideshow blocks

  • Titles, captions, and text

  • SEO for images (Google fu)

  • Filenames

 

#3 - AUDIO/Video, outreach & Social

Embed all kinds of audio, video, and social from just about any platform, mailing list setup and integration, facebook messenger and like box.

We’ll cover the following…

  • Embedding YouTube, Vimeo videos

  • Map blocks and all possible options

  • Embedding podcasts on all platforms

  • Uploading and managing audio files

  • Using the Squarespace mailing list system

  • Connecting your Mailchimp account

  • Using the newsletter block

  • Social media widgets from all major platforms

  • Review platforms and integrations

  • Squarespace built-in social blocks

  • Connecting your social accounts

  • Pop-ups, banners, promotions

  • Facebook messenger and “like box” integration

 

#4 - Blogging

EVERY SINGLE THING YOU COULD EVER KNOW ABOUT BLOGGING WITH SQUARESPACE

We’ll cover the following…

  • Create a brand new blog

  • New posts (and the SEO to go with them)

  • Excerpts, thumbnails

  • Summary blocks for blog posts

  • Categories and tags

  • Import from WordPress

  • Scheduling posts

  • Comments

  • Third party plugins (Disqus, and more)

  • Cross posting to social media

  • URLs for blogging

  • Authors

  • Archive and search blocks

  • Post statuses

 

#5 - E-COMMERCE

LEARN HOW TO SELL EVERYTHING IN SQUARESPACE

We’ll cover the following…

 
  • Adding, editing, removing products

  • Physical products vs. downloadables

  • Subscriptions

  • Gift certificates, discounts, promotions

  • Products in summary blocks

  • Cross posting to social media

  • Checkout and collecting data at checkout

  • Payment gateways and collecting your money

  • Flat rate shipping

  • Carrier shipping (FedEx, UPS, etc.)

  • Sale items

  • Thumbnails, excerpts, standardizing your images

  • Creating new products

  • Pricing, weights, and stock

 
 
 
 

WANT TO LEARN MORE?

Looking for a comprehensive education in all things Squarespace, including how to safely edit your theme and site styles? You’d be better off going for the top to bottom Squarespace maintenance and site management program, which you can check out by going HERE.