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Connect My Domain to Squarespace

If you built your website using Squarespace and want to use your GoWebsite domain name with it, you'll need to connect your domain to your website.

How you connect your domain to your Squarespace website will depend on the view of your account.

Card View

In Card View, your account will look something like this:

If your account looks like this, you can easily and automatically connect your domain to Squarespace with our help (we'll do the heavy lifting for you). See Forward a domain .

List View

In List View, your account will look something like this:

You'll need to manually connect your domain to Squarespace in this instance.

  1. Add your domain name to your Squarespace account (Step 1 - Link Your Domain in Squarespace's guide).
  2. Add/edit the following DNS records (more info):
    Record Type Host Points to
    A record @ 198.49.23.145
    A record @ 198.185.159.145
    A record @ 198.49.23.144
    A record @ 198.185.159.144
    CNAME www ext-cust.squarespace.com
    CNAME Unique code from Squarespace verify.squarespace.com

    You must delete all other A records besides those in this list.

  3. Verify your domain name through Squarespace (Step 6 - Complete Domain Verification in Squarespace's guide).

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