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Built-in SEO tools

Every Clivo website and online store comes with a suite of integrated features and useful guides that help maximize prominence among search results.

Understand your site’s performance.

Gain powerful insights into who’s visiting your site and how they’re interacting with your content with our in-depth website Analytics tools.

Learn where your site visits and sales are coming from and analyze which channels are most effective. Dig into specific referral links to see which press articles and posts lead to the most traffic or sales.

Built the right way

Most of our clients see first-page results for their targeted keywords within 6 months when they choose the recommended plan and allow on-site optimization. And with 24/7 access to your account dashboard, you can track all the latest developments.


Your Squarespace site comes with a site map using the .xml format, so you don’t need to create one manually.

Automatic markup

Your site content, like products and events, are correctly marked up by default to help improve search engine indexing.

SEO settings for pages and items

Customers can browse, manage their cart, and pay without ever leaving your store.

SSL security

All Squarespace Domains and third-party domains include free SSL certificates when connected and pointing to Squarespace sites.

Clean URLs

All pages and collection items on your site have static URLs that are easily indexed and read by search engines.

Built-in mobile optimization

All mobile-friendly Clivo templates are also search-engine friendly.

Get your E-commerce site found on Google.

All Clivo online templates are designed to maximize the visibility of your brand and help shoppers find your products. Everything from your store page URLs to your navigation are automatically optimized to be search‑engine friendly.

Onsite SEO Optimization.

Onsite recommendations

This optional but highly recommended process allows our SEO experts to add the recommended keywords to your site’s meta title, meta description and at least one image alt tag. This helps search engines connect your website with the keyword, making your page more relevant.

Install Google tools

To help gather and analyze vital SEO and traffic data, as well as any potential errors on your site, our SEO team will install and monitor Google Webmaster Tools and Google Analytics.

Get the word out with best tools.

So you've built a website. Good job — take a victory lap. Of course, it would be a lot cooler if some people saw that website, right? With that in mind, you need to do some website promotion. And with Clivo Website Builder and Online Store, that's covered.

Search Engine Optimization

Improve your rank on search engines like Google and Bing.

Email Marketing

Turn your visitors into customers by sending them emails.

Sync With Facebook

Link your company's Facebook page with Website Templates.

Instagram Connect

Manage posts and track performance from your Clivo dashboard.

Google My Business

Get your company on Google Search and Maps.


Create and send personalized messages to your customers from your dashboard.

Frequently asked questions

What is search engine optimization (SEO)?

Search engine optimization, or SEO, is the process of improving your site’s ranking in search results. While the factors search engines like Google use to rank sites are kept secret and change frequently, we build all known SEO best practices into every Clivo templates.

Is Squarespace good for SEO?

As the host for millions of websites for over a decade, we’ve implemented various strategies to help your site appear in search engine results. Clivo has the technical side covered for you.

How do I optimize for SEO on Clivo?

All Clivo templates sites are built for clean indexing by search engines, but the content you add to your site and how you present it plays a big role in how easily people are able to find you. As you prepare to launch your site, we go through our SEO checklist to ensure your site is optimized for search engines and visitors alike.

What does Clivo do for SEO?

Every Clivo website or online store comes with a suite of integrated features and useful guides that help maximize prominence among search results.

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