Squarespace Takes a Swing at WordPress and Tumblr with a Heartbreakingly Easy New Interface

Gorgeous friends not, to our knowledge, included. (Image courtesy of Squarespace.)

Finally, officially out: Squarespace 6, a complete rework of the web design platform that’s been around since the olden days of 2003. The beta has been trucking along since last October, but today the company finally flipped the switch. The new platform is the culmination of two years of work, following a $38.5 million investment made by Index Ventures and Accel Partners back in 2010.

Included in the overhaul is practically everything but the kitchen sink. A brief summary, from today’s announcement: Read More