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Trial Sites

Trial Sites are your development environments for starting a new site project before you publish to a custom domain name.

The number of Trial Sites available and the timeframe until they expire, depend on your Treepl CMS member status.

Quick Start

Setup a Trial Site

Once logged into your Treepl Portal ( you should arrive at the 'Trial Sites' page.

From here, use the ‘Create New Site’ button to start a new site instance, completing the information required for your site as follows:

Site Name
A descriptive name for your project.
Root Domain
Either or (for white-labelling).
Usually autocompletes, but you can change if needed.
Hosting Plan
An appropriate plan for your project requirements/budget.
Create From
Choose a blank site or one of the free Treepl CMS templates (preview the templates via the blue button).
Data Center
Choose the server location best for your site.
Set your sites primary location.
Set the server time to be used for all your site's date/time functions.
Enable two-factor authentication (2FA)
Enable Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) for any admin logging into the site. See 2FA documentation here for more info.

Click "Save" and within approximately 1 minute your site instances should spin up and ready to access.
(the instance will appear in your ‘Trial Sites’ list with a pending status until ready)

Manage a Trial Site

Once a Trial Site is ready, you'll see additional options available for managing your instance:

View the Trial Site with the system generated subdomain.
Navigate to the site admin.
Start the site activation process to publish the site under a custom domain.
Create an complete copy of the instance.
Edit details
Access the instance settings.
Remove the instance from your account.

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