How to get Squarespace to link to your Facebook Business Page and NOT your personal page

It's common for people to get hung-up on how to get the social icons on their Squarespace website to link to their Facebook business page and NOT their personal page.  

If you do nothing but connect your Facebook account from within the "Connected Accounts" area in the "Settings" menu, then Squarespace will simply link the icons to your personal account.  This is the default.

If you want your business page to be linked to the social icons, then you have to set the "Profile URL" as the URL of your Facebook business page.

Assuming that you've already connected your Facebook account, here are step-by-step instructions on how to add your "Profile URL" so that your social icons will link to your business account.

HOW TO LINK YOUR SQUARESPACE SOCIAL ICONS TO YOUR FACEBOOK BUSINESS PAGE. 

1.  Go to your Facebook business page using your web browser and copy the link found in the address bar.  (

 

2.  Go to the "Settings" area and then "Connected Accounts".  Select your Facebook account.

 

3.  Within the dialog box that opens, you'll find a place to enter your "Profile URL".  Paste the URL of your Facebook business page here.  Click SAVE.

 

Easy fix, right?

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