The Top Squarespace Templates For Creatives

Five

If you are a sidebar lover, then you must go for this template. It is a flexible template because it offers numerous features by which you can customize your website. It has always been the favorite of content creators. Even though it is mainly marketed for businesses but it goes great with the blogs as well.  This template supports blog, regular page, album, events, and gallery, products and, cover pages.

Features:

Multiple Sidebars – With this template, you can use two customizable templates on your web pages. Sidebars are always liked by most of the people because they allow you to highlight pages, display content, collect information and so on.

Customizable Navigation – Most of the other websites and Squarespace templates have main navigation above the banner images but this template gives you the option to customize your main navigation. You can change the alignment of navigation and you can also move the navigation above or below the banner.

Full-width Banners – With Five, you can also create the full-width banner on all pages of your website. You can either use images or videos in your banner which are completely customizable.  

Demo: https://five-demo.squarespace.com/

Additional Details: https://support.squarespace.com/hc/en-us/articles/205815728-Five-structure-and-style

 Top Squarespace Templates For Creatives

Galapagos

For building an online store, one must go for Galapagos template because it has a very sophisticated and elegant design. What is the most important part of creating an E-commerce store is that it should be user-friendly and in this template, the user experience is the first thing that designers have taken care of. You can choose from so many product layouts and it also gives many options on hover.

Features:

Perfect for E-commerce – Galapagos is mainly designed for the E-commerce store because it offers so many eye-catching features such as Product Zoom, Quick View and, mouse-hover effects. It gives the option of filtering the products as well through customer navigation.

Customizable Navigation - This template offers many adjustable styles that can be very easy on the main navigation. Not only main navigation, you can also customize footer navigation by adding additional links. You can also adjust the color and font of the links.

Amazing Mobile View – Even though all Squarespace templates are responsive but Galapagos display a unique branding in case of mobile view. In the mobile view, the tagline does not appear but navigation bar and the brandling will display at the top.

 

Demo: https://galapagos-demo.squarespace.com/

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Montauk

There are few templates that come in the same template family and they are Montauk, Kent, Om and, Julia. With the same family means they have similar functionality and structure. It’s a great template to put your products, love story or any other information in the spotlight.

Features –

Customizable Header - Generally, the site header contains business name, logo or tag-line but Montauk also allows you to add an address, phone number and, any other custom content to your site.

Grid Style – Are you a photographer and you want to showcase your multiple images in a single collection or you want to show all your projects to your clients at one place? If it is so then Montauk is the best template for you. You can show multiple galleries/projects in this template and can even link those images to content.

Page Banners & Footers– Beautiful pages banners can be created in this with images or videos and you can add text overlay to the top of the pages. It also allows special footers such as page-specific footer, side-wide bottom footer and, site-wide info footer. All these footers are completely customizable.

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Tudor

Tudor template is specially designed for news sites, bloggers and, magazines. So, if you are mainly looking for a template for any of these categories then you must go for it without a second thought. Foundry, Ready, Indigo, Skye and, Tudor offer same features and functionality and thus they come in the same template family.

Features –

Sophisticated Blog Page – This template has all the features required to create a perfect blog such as landing page for your blog. It offers various customizable features for post thumbnail tiles i.e. if the blog post is having any thumbnail image then it can be displayed above the text of thumbnail tile.

Related Posts – A blog with related posts encourages the reader to stay on your blog for a long time and make them read your content. Therefore, this feature has the option to add related posts at the bottom of your every blog post.

Author Profile – When you are writing a blog, you would always want to tell the audience who the actual author is. Therefore, Tudor allows you to add Author Profile section to your blog, in which you can upload your image and can write a brief about you for your audience. This feature is also very useful if blogs have multiple contributors.

Post Navigations – In this template, navigation arrows will be shown next to your blog posts which allows the visitors to explore and a progress indicator will tell the visitors about the date when that particular blog post was published.

Navigation Overlay – This template has a customizable overlay in which you can edit almost everything from text, links, images and much more.

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Bedford

Tudor template is specially designed for news sites, bloggers and, magazines. So, if you are mainly looking for a template for any of these categories then you must go for it without a second thought. Foundry, Ready, Indigo, Skye and, Tudor offer same features and functionality and thus they come in the same template family.

Features –

Sophisticated Blog Page – This template has all the features required to create a perfect blog such as landing page for your blog. It offers various customizable features for post thumbnail tiles i.e. if the blog post is having any thumbnail image then it can be displayed above the text of thumbnail tile.

Related Posts – A blog with related posts encourages the reader to stay on your blog for a long time and make them read your content. Therefore, this feature has the option to add related posts at the bottom of your every blog post.

Author Profile – When you are writing a blog, you would always want to tell the audience who the actual author is. Therefore, Tudor allows you to add Author Profile section to your blog, in which you can upload your image and can write a brief about you for your audience. This feature is also very useful if blogs have multiple contributors.

Post Navigations – In this template, navigation arrows will be shown next to your blog posts which allows the visitors to explore and a progress indicator will tell the visitors about the date when that particular blog post was published.

Navigation Overlay – This template has a customizable overlay in which you can edit almost everything from text, links, images and much more.

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Brine

This template family consists of a number of other templates such as Hatch, Jaunt, Aria, Basil, Burke, Clay, Rally and many others. These templates are just perfect for browsing experience of the user as these come with parallax scrolling and one can use very big bold fonts in it and even the text blogs can be added to the images. This template is perfect for portfolio and business sites and it also offers customizable mobile styles.

Features –

Parallax Scrolling – This template can be used to give a perfectly professional look to the brand and it can be used for new to well-established businesses. It has parallax scrolling feature on the Index page.

E-commerce – It has also all the features required for E-commerce websites like product zoom, quick view, mouse-hover effects.

Multi Navigation – This template has three different types of navigation areas and all three of them can be customized independently.

Site Languages – This is an amazing feature in this template which allows you to create your website in any particular language.

Along with the above-mentioned templates, there are many other available but all the best categories of websites have already been covered in this article. So, just choose the right template for your website or blog from these and start building your amazing web presence with a professional website.

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