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Under Construction / Maintenance Mode from Acurax

The easiest and feature-rich plugin to show under construction, coming soon, maintenance mode to visitors.Comes with 5 Mobile Friendly Templates...

This Under Construction or Maintenance Mode Plugin is a simple and easy to configure Coming Soon Landing Page plugin with the best available features and customizable options.

Demo/Live Preview : Template 1 | Template 2 | Template 3 | Template 4 | Template 5 | Custom HTML

Plugin itself is packed with 5 Responsive Landing Page templates with social media icons, custom HTML blocks count down timer to show the date and time of website launch etc. Check screenshots for a clear picture.

Feature Highlights

★ 5 Mobile Friendly High Customizable Themes

★ Customize, Content,Colour,Background etc...

★ Auto Launch Option Available

★ Subscribe Optin form to collect visitor emails

★ Social Media & Google Analytics Integrated

★ Countdown Timer Support

★ SEO Configuration.

★ Advanced Access/Restriction Settings.

★ Custom HTML Page Support

Features in Detail

  • Upload your own logo (image or text) : You can upload or choose logo from your media library, or can use text if you don't have a logo image.

  • Works with any WordPress Theme : This plugin works best with any wordpress theme, without editing or changing anything on your existing website themes or plugins.

  • Auto Launch Option : You can configure a date and time which you wish to launch your website or disable maintenance mode, coming soon or under construction landing page and make the website available for public. Enabling auto launch will automatically make your website public.

  • Easy to configure : Its a simple and highly customizable plugin with structured admin options, so that anyone with basic wordpress knowledge can simply configure and can enable under construction or maintenance page as they wish.

  • Live Preview : You can preview the under maintenance or coming soon page before making it active, so you can make sure it looks perfect before showing it to visitors.

  • Custom Favicon : You have the flexibility to choose any icons or images of your choice as the favicon or browser icon. Simply choose or upload the icon at our plugin settings.

  • Inbuilt Subscribe Optin form to collect visitor emails : You can collect your visitors name and email address, the function is inbuilt and so its easy for you to show the form which says something like "Want to know when we launch" etc.. You can get the subscribers list from our plugin menu, and can easily export them for your needs.

  • Social Media Integrated : We have included social media icons in coming soon or construction mode template, so even if your site is in work in progress mode, your visitors can connect with you over social media. We do have easy option at settings to configure your social media profile links.

  • Count Down Timer : When your website is temporary unavailable, or in under construction or under maintenance mode, you can show count down timer to your visitors so they can simply know when your website will be back. Its easy to configure the expected launch date and time in settings. If you wish, you can also hide the count down timers.

  • SEO Configuration : We know, how much important a search engine optimization is and so the title, meta tags and basic search engine optimization options can be easily customizable from our settings, and this is applicable for all our supported construction mode templates.

  • Advanced Access/Restriction Settings : Enabling Coming Soon or Under Construction Mode is a part of updating website or building your website, and we know, you may need to showcase the site to your contacts to get their review and inputs on progress. So we have included the Advanced access settings. You can white-list ip addresses so visit from those ip's will not see under construction page instead they see your live website. You can also configure access by user roles, for example: editors, authors...

  • 503 Temporarily Unavailable Header : When you enable the Under Maintenance Mode or Under Construction Mode, and when search engine bots/crawlers crawls your website, the plugin will send header information as 503 Temporarily Unavailable, and so search engine know, its a temporary page, This helps you to keep your Search Engine Rankings unaffected.(You can also disable the sending of 503 header at Misc Page - Enabled by Default)

  • Custom HTML Page Support : We are always flexible, we never force to use what we designed, We know you may have a better design to showcase when your website is in offline or under construction mode. You have the easy option to define your own HTML code for the construction mode page. So when you activate the Temporary Unavailable mode, this will be shown.

  • Template Customization Options : We are providing the best multi device friendly under construction or website launch templates but still we know you may have many ideas in your mind to make your work in progress page more unique. We have structured the settings in a way that helps you to simply configure and make it look unique. You can choose, background images of your choice, colors, font size, text/contents for most of all the elements in our templates, even you can hide elements that you don't wish to get displayed.

  • Custom HTML Elements : Even if you choose one of the Coming Soon Template, you may needs to add something in between, and we have custom HTML option so that you can display what ever you wish in between the elements of available Under Construction templates.

  • Custom CSS Support : You have no limits in customizing the Under Construction or Under Maintenance Page, Customize and add your own css code to every themes we supports.

  • Google Analytics : Its easy to add your google analytics code to under construction page, We have option to input google analytics code in our settings.

  • WordPress multi site : You can use Coming soon or Under Maintenance Mode Plugin From Acurax with your wordpress multi site or wordpress network installations and it will work perfect. Each website in your network will get individual management options.

We Need Your Help

Yes, We would like to hear from you, your comments and inputs about this plugin, help us to know what's the missing features that you need the most, and what needs to be improved, so it makes you more happy. We always make happy clients.


This Plugin is developed and maintained by Acurax Technologies. For any support, you may contact us here. Acurax Provide Wordpress Theme Design and Development Services.

Author Acurax
Contributors Acurax
Tags coming soon, launching page, maintenance mode, site offline, under construction, under maintenance, website launch, work in progress
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    General Settings Page

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    Template 1 Preview - Click Here for Live Preview

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    Template 1 Customization Options

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    Template 2 Preview - Click Here for Live Preview

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    Template 2 Customization Options

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    Template 3 Preview - Click Here for Live Preview

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    Template 3 Customization Options

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    Template 4 Preview - Click Here for Live Preview

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    Template 4 Customization Options

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    Template 5 Preview - Click Here for Live Preview

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    Template 5 Customization Options

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    Template Custom HTML Options

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    Maintenance Mode Subscribers List

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    This is how Template A From Service Theme Pack 1 Premium Addon Looks Like - Click Here for Live Preview

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    This is how Template B From Service Theme Pack 1 Premium Addon Looks Like - Click Here for Live Preview

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    This is how Template C From Service Theme Pack 1 Premium Addon Looks Like - Click Here for Live Preview

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    This is how Template D From Service Theme Pack 1 Premium Addon Looks Like - Click Here for Live Preview

Extract the zip file and just drop the contents in the wp-content/plugins/ directory of your WordPress installation and then activate the Plugin from Plugins page.

After Activation of Under Construction Mode, You can see a new menu at your wp-admin labeled "Maintenance Mode", Go there and configure before enabling the Under Maintenance Or Coming Soon Mode to Active.

After Installation,Don't Forgot to Cast Your Vote on Compatibility :) Thanks for trying...


Release Date - 1 August 2016

  • New Feature : Now can enable or disable sending 503 header when site is in maintenance mode at Misc page .
  • New Feature : Now more flexibility in customizing templates - Template 1 now supports option to change the background color of timer, Template 2 now supports option to change color for description title and content,color for estimate time for launching,Option to change follow us on text, Template 4 and Template 5 now supports customization of progress bar colors.
  • New Feature : Added subscription form support in template 4.
  • New Feature : Added option to hide name field from optin form.
  • Improvements : Display variables for javascript alerts.
  • Improvements : Code Improvements.
  • Improvements : Plugin is now translations ready.
  • Bug Fix : Template 3 - Color not applying in responsive view - Fixed
  • Bug Fix : Option form not working always - Fixed


  • April 3, 2016
  • Added More Customization Options for Templates
  • Option to Hide Countdown Timers
  • Added More Custom HTML Blocks
  • Added feature - Display Variables which helps you to have more flexibility on texts
  • Several Bug Fixes and Improvements
  • Stability Improvements


  • Feb 20, 2016
  • Added More Customization Options for Templates
  • Option to Hide Subscriber Forms
  • Fixed Bug on Role Selection
  • Twitter Icon Updated
  • Added More Custom HTML Blocks
  • Added Option to add Custom CSS for each template
  • Social Media Icon Display Logic Improvements
  • Several Bug Fixes and Improvements
  • Optimized Logics
  • Stability Improvements


  • Feb 06, 2016
  • Style Improvements on Templates
  • Fixed Bug and Removed Unused Files
  • Optimized Logics
  • Now Supports Addons
  • Stability Improvements


  • Jan 20, 2016
  • Fixed Progress Bar Bug
  • Fixed Countdown Timer Bug
  • Improved Subscription Form Logic
  • Fixed Style/Layout Issues on Mobile Devices


  • Dec 16, 2015
  • Code Optimization
  • Fixed Countdown Timer Bug


  • Nov 20, 2015
  • Code Optimization
  • UI Improvements
  • Image Saving Logic Improvements
  • Added More Customization Options
  • Added Google Analytics Support
  • Fixed Bug Custom HTML Save Issue
  • Fixed Issues With Calendar Date Pick
  • Security Improvements
  • Compatibility Fixes
  • Stable Release


  • Aug 26, 2015
  • Code Optimization
  • Now you can have text instead of Logo
  • Fixed time zone related issues
  • Fixed count down timer issues
  • Security Improvements
  • Compatibility Fixes
  • Stable Release

How Can I Activate The Maintenance Page In Coming Soon /Maintenance Mode From Acurax Plugin ?

After Installing And The Acurax Coming Soon /Maintenance Mode Plugin, In Left Side Of The WordPress Admin Panel You Can See The Menu “Maintenance Mode” Menu .

Maintenance Mode >> General Settings >> Set Status To Activate

I Have Installed, Activated And Configured My Under Maintenance Mode Plugin, But Still I Can See My Website?

Under Maintenance Page or Under Construction Page That You Configured Will be Only Shown To Public Visitors, Make Sure You Are Not Loggedin To See The Page Or If You Wish to Preview The Page, You can Use The Preview Template Option at The Appearance Settings Of "Maintenance Mode" Menu.

Is It Possible To Set An End Date For Showing The Maintenance Page?

Yes ,It Is Possible.Under Maintenance Mode Page, Click On The “General Settings ” You Can See An Option To Choose The Expected Date And Time To End The Maintenance Page Using Date and Time Picker. You Can Select an End Date Using This.

How The Count Down Timer Calculates Time?

With Respect to Your Expected Date and Time to End The Maintenance Date and Time That You Configured At General Settings, It Automatically Calculates With Respect to Current Time and Date and Time You Activated The Maintenance Mode.

Is It Possible To End The Maintenance Page Automatically Under The Specified Date And Time?

Yes .it Is Possible.Under Maintenance Mode Page,click On The “General Settings ” You Will Be Able To See An Option To Choose Whether You Want To End The Maintenance Page Automatically Or Not.

How To Know If The Maintenance Page Is Activated Or Not?

On The Admin Bar ,you Can See A Link “Maintenance Mode Is Activated” If It Is Activated. When You Click On The Link It Will Go To The “Maintenance Mode” Page. Alternatively, You can Visit The Plugin Settings Menu "Maintenance Mode" at WP Admin Panel to Check The Status.

Is It Possible To Customize The Meta Title, Keywords And Description?

You Can Add Meta Title , Meta Keyword And Meta Description Under “General Settings” Of The Maintenance Mode / Coming Soon Plugin Settings..

Is It Possible To Add Favicon / Browser Icon Of My Choice ?

Yes , You Can Add Favicon , Recommended Image/Icon Size Is 16 X 16 Only, And Option is Available at General Settings of The Maintenance Mode Menu.

How To Add Favicon In Coming Soon /Maintenance Mode From Acurax Plugin ?

After Activating The Plugin,under Maintenance Mode Page You Can See A General Settings Tab.When You Click On The Tab You Will Be Able To See An Option To Upload Favicon.

Click On The “Pick A Favicon “button.You Need To Select One Image From The Media Uploader Library, If The Library Is Empty You Can Choose Upload File Option Which Is On The Top-left Of The Media Uploader Window, And There You Can Drag And Drop The Images. When You Select One Image From The Library The Right Side Of The Media Up Loader Library Become Active. Click On Choose Image Button To Confirm The Selection. Now You Can See The Image That You Selected From The Library.

How To Disable The Maintenance Page For A Specified IP ?

Maintenance Mode>> General Settings >> Do Not Show Maintenance Page For The Following IPs Can Add Any Number Of IPs In The Select Box, You can Also The Option To Delete The IPs From The Select Box at anytime.

Is It Possible To Disable The Maintenance Page For Specific User Roles?

Yes ,It Is Possible.Under “General Settings” You Will Be Able To See An Option “Do Not Show Maintenance Page For The Following User Roles”. The Maintenance Page Is Not Visible For The Role Assigned Users.

How Can I Customize The Look And Feel Of The Under Maintenance Page?

In “Maintenance Mode “ Page You Can See “Appearance Settings” Tab.Click On The Tab, Choose a Template Of Your Choice.You Can Customize The Template By Customizing It By Adding Background Image Changing logo, title, Colors, Subtitle, Button Text, Subscribe Success And Invalid Message, Timer Background And Text Color, Progress Bar Color, Social Media Icons Link Etc.

Is It Possible To Use Custom HTML Code Instead Of These Under Construction Templates?

Yes , In “Appearance Settings” There Is An Option To Choose Custom HTML.When You Select That Option , You Can See An Option To Add The “Custom HTML Content”. Add The Custom HTML Content And Save The Options.

How Can I See The Preview Of Each Template?

Under The “Appearance Settings” You Will Be Able To See The Different Template Along With Its Name And A Preview Link.Click On The “Preview” Link You Can See The Preview Of Individual Template.

Is There Any Option To Collect Visitors Name and Email?

Yes .After The Plugin Status Is Active ,You Can See The Maintenance Page With Subscribe Form,Option is Only Available for Selected Templates.

How Can I See The List Of All Subscribers?

Under "Maintenance Mode" Option of Our Coming Soon Plugin Settings, You Can See “View All Subscribers” Page Where You Can See The List Of All Current Subscribers .

Is There Any Option To Export The Subscribers List?

Yes,Under “View All Subscribers ” Page You Can See A Button “Export Current Subscribers”. When You Click On The Button. Then You Will Get The Downloaded File In .csv Format .

I Had Selected The Template And Added Background Image,but Now I Don’t Want This.Is There A Way To Get The Default Background Image?

Yes .Under All Templates Options, There is Option to Restore To Default Value, By Clicking On The “Restore To Default” Button ,you Will Get The Default Background Image .

The Maintenance Page Is Showing And The Timer Showing Zero Input Even After The End Date. Why Is It Showing Like This?

Its Because You Selected The Option “Would You Like To End The Maintenance Mode Automatically On The Above Specified Time?” As “No”.If You Don't Want To See The Maintenance Page Again ,then Select It As “Yes” or Configure a Future Date For Expected Date of Launch.

Is there a way to disable sending 503 headers?

Yes, From Version 2.5.1, you have the option in Misc page to enable/disable sending 503 Temporary Down/Maintenance Header.

Version 2.5.1

Requires WordPress version: 2.8 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 27 Dec 2016

Date Added: 10 Jul 2015

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