Squarespace review (2024)

If you need a website fast but want it to look beautiful Squarespace is the obvious choice

Screenshots from the Squarespace website builder
(Image: © Paul Hatton / Digital Camera World)

Digital Camera World Verdict

Creating a website with Squarespace was a fantastic experience! The variety of themes available allowed me to nail the exact look I was aiming for. I particularly enjoyed the flexibility of customizing fonts and text colors, adding that extra personal touch to my site. The gallery options were a game-changer, enabling me to showcase my projects in stunning, diverse layouts tailored to each project's vibe. Throughout the process, I found it remarkably smooth and enjoyable, with only minor bumps in the road. Overall, Squarespace made website creation a breeze, delivering exactly what I needed.


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    Designing is easy

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    Loads of functionality

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    Good image display options


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    No free tier

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    Popularity makes it hard to be original

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There comes a time in every creative’s life when they think "I want to share my work with the world". This might come in the form of social media or an art-sharing website like Behance but for artists wanting more control over the presentation of their work with a custom domain, website builders are the best way to go. SmugMug and Format offer simple portfolio-building tools with eCommerce capabilities whereas Weebly and Squarespace offer more comprehensive website-building tools and marketing capabilities.

To get a clearer idea of which package is best for you, check out our expertly curated list at our best website builders for photographers guide.

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Paul Hatton
Freelance tech writer

Paul is a digital expert. In the 20 years since he graduated with a first-class honours degree in Computer Science, Paul has been actively involved in a variety of different tech and creative industries that make him the go-to guy for reviews, opinion pieces, and featured articles. With a particular love of all things visual, including photography, videography, and 3D visualisation Paul is never far from a camera or other piece of tech that gets his creative juices going. You'll also find his writing in other places, including Creative Bloq, Digital Camera World, and 3D World Magazine.