Website management

Staging websites

Last updated: December 2022


A staging site is a website which a customer can create with a particular suffix that doesn't use up their package allowance. A staging website has all the same features as a standard websites except domain mapping and emails.

For staging domains to work:

  • Configure a Staging domain
  • Enable 'Staging domains' in packages

Once the above are configured, customers subscribed too that package will be given the option to create a Staging website while adding a new website.

Configure a staging domain

ℹ️ Make sure to point the nameservers for your staging domain to all the nameserver configured on your cluster (settings > platform > Nameservers')

To configure a staging domain:

  1. Click 'Settings' in the left side bar
  2. Select 'Platform'
  3. Navigate to 'Platform domains'
  4. Click 'Save' to finish

Enable staging domains in package

To enable staging domains in packages:

  1. Click 'Settings' in the left side bar
  2. Select 'Packages'
  3. Add a new package or edit an existing package which you would like to enable staging domains on
  4. Navigate to 'Number of staging websites' and complete the field (0 is disabled)
  5. Click 'Save' to finish

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