Are you looking for a way to freshen up the look of your Squarespace website? One simple yet effective way is by tweaking your navigation style. Your website’s navigation serves as a roadmap for visitors, leading them to different pages and sections. And with a little bit of editing, you can make it more user-friendly, visually appealing, and even more personalized to match your brand’s identity. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to edit navigation style Squarespace and turn it into something that truly stands out. So let’s dive in!

Step One: Choose a Layout

There are many different ways to lay out your Squarespace website. The first step is to decide which layout you want to use.

Do you want a single page website or a multi-page website? A single page website is great for a portfolio or a personal website. A multi-page website is better for a business website.

Once you’ve decided on the overall structure of your website, it’s time to choose a specific layout for each page. Squarespace has many different layouts to choose from, so take some time to browse through them all and pick the ones that best fit your needs.

Step Two: Choose a Design

There are many design options available when customizing the navigation bar for your Squarespace website. To choose a design, simply select the Design tab in the Navigation section of the Style Editor. From here, you can select from a variety of pre-designed navigation bars or create a custom design.

If you prefer to use a pre-designed navigation bar, simply scroll through the options and click on the one that you like best. Once you have selected a design, you can further customize it by changing the color, font, and other style elements.

If you would prefer to create a custom navigation bar, click on the “Custom” option in the Design tab. This will allow you to enter your own HTML code or CSS rules to create a completely unique navigation bar for your website.

Step Three: Customize Your Navigation Style

Assuming you’re using the Navigation Block:

1. In the Design panel, open Site Styles and scroll to the Navigation section.
2. Here you can change the font, color, and hover effects for your navigation links.
3. If you want to change the spacing or alignment of your navigation, you can do so in the Layout section of Site Styles.
4. To change the background color or image of your navigation block, go to the Background section.
5. If you want to hide your navigation on certain pages or at certain screen sizes, go to the Display Options section.


Editing the navigation style in Squarespace can be a great way to give your website an extra stylish look. With just a few clicks, you can customize and transform the overall design of your site. Whether you’re looking to create unique menu buttons or simply adjust some settings, making adjustments to your navigation style is simple with Squarespace’s intuitive tools and features. Start experimenting today and see what fun designs you can come up with!

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