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Under Construction

Display an Under Construction, Maintenance Mode or Landing Page that takes 5 seconds to setup, while you're doing maintenance work on your site.

A simple, no-nonsense plugin for all those situations when you have to hide the site behind an Under Construction page for a while. Live examples will be up soon on Under Construction website. Till then give us a shout on Twitter @WebFactoryLtd or check out the video.

Options

  • Under construction mode - off / on
  • End date & time - automatically disable construction mode on a set date
  • Google Analytics Tracking ID - enable tracking via Google Analytics
  • Theme - a new one is added with each update, see screenshots of available themes
  • Custom CSS - adjust any part of the page to fit your needs
  • Title - page title, for SEO
  • Description - page description, for SEO
  • Headline - main headline/title
  • Content - anything you need to display, from styled text to images
  • Login Button - show a descrete link to the login form, or WP admin if you're logged in
  • Social icons/links - new ones are added with every update; let us know if we missed your favorite ones
    • Facebook
    • Twitter
    • Google+
    • LinkedIn
    • YouTube
    • Pinterest
    • Dribbble
    • Behance
    • Instagram
    • Email
    • Phone
    • Skype
    • WhatsApp
  • Whitelisted User Roles - user roles who see the site, instead of maintenance page
  • Whitelisted Users - users who see the site, instead of maintenance page
Author Web factory Ltd
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Contributors WebFactory
Tags coming soon, coming soon mode, coming soon page, construction, landing page, launch, launch page, maintenance, maintenance mode, maintenance page, offline, rtl, site unavailable, under construction, under construction mode, under construction page
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    Under Construction Text theme

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    Mad Designer theme

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    Plain Text theme

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    Under Construction theme

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    Things Went Dark theme

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    Forklift at Work theme

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    Cyber Chick theme

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    Rocket Launch theme

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    Loader at Work theme

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    Cyber Chick Dark theme

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    Safe theme

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    People at Work theme

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    Main settings

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    Design settings

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    Content settings

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    Access settings

Follow the usual routine;

  1. Open WordPress admin, go to Plugins, click Add New
  2. Enter "under construction page" in search and hit Enter
  3. Plugin will show up as the first on the list, click "Install Now"
  4. Activate & open plugin's settings page located under the Settings menu

Or if needed, upload manually;

  1. Download the plugin.
  2. Unzip it and upload to wp-content/plugin/
  3. Open WordPress admin - Plugins and click "Activate" next to the plugin
  4. Activate & open plugin's settings page located under the Settings menu

1.66

  • 2017/02/13
  • new theme - People at Work
  • added new social icon: WhatsApp

1.60

  • 2017/02/06
  • new theme - Safe
  • added "Support" tab with FAQ and links
  • minor bug fixes
  • added 2 social icons: Skype and Phone
  • we've crossed the 40k users mark

1.55

  • 2017/01/30
  • new theme - Cyber Chick Dark
  • added "Custom CSS" option
  • minor bug fixes
  • security improvements

1.51

  • 2017/01/23
  • new theme - Loader
  • added "Show Login Button" option
  • added 1 social icon: Email

1.45

  • 2017/01/16
  • new theme - Rocket Launch
  • added "Site Description" SEO option
  • added 2 social icons: Behance & Instagram
  • features survey is shown to users to decide what features will be developed next

1.40

  • 2017/01/03
  • new theme - Cyber Chick
  • added "Google Analytics Tracking ID" option
  • added "Whitelisted Users" option
  • added "Show some Love" option
  • we've crossed the 30k users mark

1.35

  • 2016/12/23
  • new theme - Under Construction Text
  • GUI enhancements
  • added "end date" option

1.30

  • 2016/11/29
  • we've crossed the 20k users mark & 100k downloads ;)
  • added notice on login form when Maintenance is enabled
  • new theme - Forklift at Work
  • GUI overhaul started
  • added Dribbble social icon

1.25

  • 2016/10/24
  • fixed fatal cache busting bug reported by @jonofgahh

1.24

  • 2016/10/24
  • 3 new social icons
  • new theme

1.22

  • 2016/10/10
  • minor fixes
  • new theme

1.20

  • 2016/09/27
  • complete rewrite of the plugin
  • 2 new themes

1.15

  • 2016/09/05
  • Web Factory took over development
  • fixed major bugs

1.10

  • 2013/12/01
  • Add option to set Google Font
  • Add option to set font size
  • Add option to set FB and Twitter URL

Who is this plugin for?

For anyone who wants to display a under construction / maintenance page while they're doing work on their site.

Will this plugin slow my site down?

Absolutely not.

Will it work on my theme?

Sure! It works 100% with all themes.

Will it work with my plugins?

Sure! It works 100% with all plugins.

What changes will it make to my site?

None. Once you disable the construction mode you're site will function as it did before.

It's not working!!! Arrrrrrrrr

We did our very best to make Under Construction compatible with all plugins and themes, but problems can still happen. No worries, head over to the support forum open a new thread, and we'll help you ASAP.

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Version 1.66

Requires WordPress version: 4.0 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 13 Feb 2017

Date Added: 01 Dec 2013

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