Hudson Squarespace Template Analysis

Helpful notes on the distinctive features of the Hudson template

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Template Name: Hudson

This template is no longer available – this is a discontinued template.
Strong Point / Best For…Portfolios, online shops and businesses that want to feature contact information prominently
Design NotesFull-height canvas, adjustable width, header/footer use divider lines. Medium style controls.
HomepageStandard. Demo uses Index of galleries.
Index PageYES, any page type (Galleries or Pages). Presented as a custom gallery of thumbnails, with many customizable options.
Sidebars1 sidebar, blog only. Choose left, right or hidden.
HeaderMain horizontal nav at top, with lots of white space around. Contact info, tagline or custom text can appear in header above navigation.
Header Images (Banners)YES – can set per page, but not Products or Gallery. Large size, cannot adjust. Appears below navbar with padding, has page title & decription floating on top of the image.
Main NavigationMain horizontal nav at top; adjustable alignment.
Fixed Navbar?NO
Other NavigationNONE
Social IconsBottom right in “Info Footer”, or hidden. Change icon color, size, and style.
Footer2 footers: Info Footer that has social icons on right and anything else you like on left, and standard footer below this.
Page Titles & DescriptionsYES – can hide title but not description. Shows in a faux sidebar on Gallery pages; otherwise shows floating on banner image (if set) or plain background if no image.
Gallery DesignGrid only, in vertical scroller.
Gallery DisplayGrid shows as large single column vertical scroll, with faux sidebar on left or right with page title and description. Image descriptions show below each image. Does not show header image, even if set.
Blog NotesFull text of blog posts show in blog home.
Promoted Blocks?NO
Products NotesDoes not show page title, description or header image, even if set.
Other Features / NotesThe only difference between this and Montauk is that Montauk’s canvas floats and this is full height, and Montauk can have vertical nav.
Similar to…Montauk, Bedford, Dovetail
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