Customizing My SmugMug

  • How do I use my custom domain?

    SmugMug will always be there for you, but we don't have to be in your URL. With a few quick steps, you can hook up your custom domain to point right to your site. Example: Use instead of . Option 1: SmugDomains No domain? No problem! SmugMug is hooked up with GoDaddy to get you one-step, effortless domain setup: Go here and pick an available domain name....

    Apr 17, 2014 04:16PM PDT
  • Customization Made Easy

    SmugMug's new customization mode is so much more than Easy Customizer v2.0!!!!! You'll find two choices when you open the customize menu in your header tool bar: ‚Äč Customize Site allows you to make design, theme and layout changes to your Homepage, Folders, Galleries, and Pages Choose a New Site Design allows you to pick one of the SmugMug pre-loaded designs as a starting point. When you open the Customize Menu a drawer opens on ...

    Apr 17, 2014 05:18PM PDT
  • Basic Account Sitewide Themes

    As a SmugMug Basic account holder, you'll have access to ALL OF THE HOT NEW Gallery Styles, Hierarchy, Organization and Content Management tools that we've created. Plus you will be able to Customize your Site's THEME, taking you from Old SmugMug to NEW, in no time at all: Start by Choosing a Site-Wide Theme, by clicking on the Customize link in the header tool bar. You'll be able to see what that theme will look like, on your ho...

    Apr 22, 2014 05:48PM PDT
  • Where can I get additional customization help?

    New SmugMug is very powerful, allowing for beautiful customizations quickly without having to learn HTML/CSS, Javascript, etc. But some of the tools may be a bit confusing at first. Or, you may want an advanced look that the tools don't quite allow for by default. Our New SmugMug Customizations Forum at is the best place to ask for help, trade design ideas, and discuss how to get the look you want with other users, custom...

    Mar 21, 2014 11:35AM PDT
  • How do I use the new designs?

    The first thing that you will see when you open a SmugMug Trial, or transition your existing site to the new SmugMug, is our featured designs. Our talented design team have created more than 20 beautiful, ready-to-use designs for you to choose from. These designs contain all of the elements that you need to get a beautiful photography website right out of the gate. You'll be able to preview each of the designs at the Homepage l...

    Mar 21, 2014 11:20AM PDT
  • What are content blocks and how are they used?

    We give you complete control over your site design, so you can be you. Content blocks are the building blocks for your site. Adding a content block onto any page is done by dragging it from the Customize drawer and dropping it onto your page. You'll be able to fine tune the position of the container on the page after you add it. There are eight different types of content available to you: PHOTO Single Photo - Add a block t...

    Apr 17, 2014 08:51PM PDT
  • What themes can I use?

    This page is for New SmugMug. Click here for Legacy SmugMug. We give you complete control over your site design, so you can be you. Our preloaded Designs all come with defined content blocks, THEMES and layouts. If you choose to use a Design, you can change the THEME site wide or at the homepage, folder or gallery level. You can replace the design's THEME with one of the other themes we provide OR You can edit the ...

    Mar 21, 2014 11:21AM PDT
  • Can I change the layout of my SmugMug site?

    The final component to your site design is the LAYOUT of the page elements. Layout: Choose between Fixed (you can specify the exact width) or Stretchy (automagically fills the available screen space) Margins: Control the amount of space to the top and sides of your page elements. Sections: Control the Width of the Header, Body and Footer sections of your site/page. Sidebars: Add content in a right or left sidebar e...

    Mar 21, 2014 11:21AM PDT
  • How do I create a unique home page?

    This page is for the New SmugMug. Click here for help on the Legacy SmugMug. Your homepage can stand out from the crowd since you've got full control over each and every inch, even when you've chosen to use one of our designs. Let's walk through the steps to take your homepage from plain to pretty in less than 10 minutes! Start from any page on Your SmugMug site, by clicking the Customize link in the header. The Customiz...

    Mar 21, 2014 11:22AM PDT
  • How do I create and customize pages?

    Creating pages are a feature of the Power and Higher accounts on New SmugMug. Basic users will need to upgrade to create pages. Pages are end points in the hierarchy, similar to galleries BUT they do not require the addition of photos. They provide you with a completely blank slate to which you can add content, themes or advanced customization to create a page that is truly unique to you. Create and Customize a New Page. There a...

    Mar 21, 2014 11:22AM PDT
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