Hey! To help you get your questions answered quickly, I created this new mini-post series all about Squarespace and Biz tips. Blogs in the mini-series will be shorter and sometimes related to a Freebie to help you get some answers to your questions.
Today, let’s talk about other CSS Tips. As mentioned in my Blog, CODE SNIPPETS & PLUGINS and CUSTOM CSS PART 3, CSS stands for “Cascading Style Sheets,” these codes and snippets give the opportunity to play with a page layout, adjust colors and fonts, add effects to images, etc.
Also, before giving you some tips from outstanding CSS experts (because we are not CSS experts and we needed help to customize our website), remember that if you’re a designer building sites for your clients, you may be tempted to add bits of code to make your client’s demands come true.
Still, it’s not a good idea… imagine if your client needs to make changes? You may have to offer your services on retainer to keep those sites looking how they should… and your client won’t be happy!
Here are some tips we used to customize our website:
Create a scrolling website animation
Create scrolling text in Squarespace
Create a button on the navigation menu
Add an Accordion to Squarespace
Collapsible accordions are a great way to display much information on your web page without overwhelming visitors. You may use this for your Frequent Questions or Terms and Conditions pages. Thanks to Station Seven, I learn how to do it! Here is the CSS snippet that will help you do it!
How can I get started with Squarespace?↓
Add Custom Bullet Points
Thanks to Christy Price, I learned how to add custom bullet points. Here’s the code to level up the design by swapping standard bullet points for something more custom.
And you, are you tempted to add bits of code to make your client’s demands come true?
Cheers to your website, Y’all!