Using Markdown in Squarespace

 

Squarespace’s markdown block lets you style text and implement custom features without having to add HTML to a page.

Squarespace’s Markdown block is the second item in the Basic category of content blocks. It can be placed on pages, in blog posts, and in events.

Squarespace’s Markdown block is the second item in the Basic category of content blocks. It can be placed on pages, in blog posts, and in events.

You Can Use The Markdown Block To:

  • Italicize or bold text

  • Create bulleted lists

  • Style block quotes

  • Embed images with alt-text

  • Add superscript and subscript text

The markdown block will present you with a pop-up editor that you can add your script to. Once you do, just hit “Apply” and the content will appear on page.

The markdown block will present you with a pop-up editor that you can add your script to. Once you do, just hit “Apply” and the content will appear on page.

 

Markdown is often necessary to implementing custom style and content features. Get familiar with this block, it’s helpful and can really help step up the look of your website!