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Why is SEO important for Squarespace?

So you know you want to start a website, but how do you do that exactly? How do you go from nothing to being the person who decides what happens behind the domain? You google around and find a few options, and you settle on Squarespace. But how do you set up this website like a pro and make sure it can actually show up when people google it? There are a ton of questions to ask yourself here:

  • How do I set up this site?
  • Is Squarespace different from other platforms? How do I know what to do specifically for a Squarespace site?
  • How do I make sure people find my site?

The good news is that we have solutions for all this and more in our 32-point Squarespace SEO checklist.

What’s in this checklist?

Setting up a new website is tough, and you need specific step by step walkthroughs to make sure you’re doing everything correctly for Squarespace, which is why we include all of the following and more:

  • How to set up a variety of helpful tools like Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics, rank tracking services and more
  • How to do keyword research and maximize the potential of all your keywords
  • The specific details that you need to know about Squarespace

How should you use this checklist?

This is a comprehensive checklist to optimize your Squarespace website, and it will take some work. To get the most out of this checklist, go through these steps:

  1. Figure out the domain name you want. As the first step in maximizing your SEO, you ideally want your primary keyword in your domain name.
  2. Go through the steps in this checklist to fully optimize your site.
  3. There you go! After a bit of work, you have a fully optimized Squarespace website ready to drive traffic.

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