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August 12, 2022

As of 10 PM Eastern Time (ET) on August 23, 2022: Temporary Domains Issued on All Nexcess Plans are Changing from * to *

Starting on August 23, 2022 from 10 PM Eastern Time (ET) onward, any new website provisioned or created via the new site option on a Nexcess Plan will be given a CNAME Target domain and subdomain from * The previous domain and subdomain used was from *

Existing sites on the temporary domain will continue to use the * domain and subdomain and work as before. You would notice the new temporary domain if you create a new site on your Nexcess Plan after 10 PM Eastern Time (ET) on August 23, 2022 — or you create a new plan on your account.

The temporary domain was changed to speed up DNS propagation time for temporary domains (CNAME Target), which will help improve the time it takes for a new site to be accessible on the temporary domain, which is an enhancement.

Luke Cavanagh
Luke Cavanagh

Luke Cavanagh, Strategic Support & Accelerant at Liquid Web, brings a decade of experience working with WordPress and WooCommerce to our product team. His GitHub page offers a glimpse into his multiple areas of subject matter expertise.

"Ninja stuff with WordPress and WooCommerce," is an apropos way to describe Luke's savviness with these platforms — and his way of influencing our organization for improving to them.

Coming out of the University of Brighton with a Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC) Higher National Diploma (HND) in 2D & 3D Design, Luke's credentials prepared him well for his current role that blends both web development and design. His HND credential leveraged his foundational learning at West Kent College, where is received a National Diploma (ND) in Graphic Design.

In his personal life, Luke is a devoted husband and teen wrangler. He considers himself a Synthwave enthusiast, Jerry Goldsmith fan, and Doctor Who aficionado. He is happy to introduce his friends and teammates to essential vocabulary for life found only in British English, such as "gubbins" and similar terms.

Paul Stubblefield
Paul Stubblefield

Nexcess Knowledge Base Owner
Content Marketing in Nexcess Digital Marketing
Nexcess, A Liquid Web Brand

Paul Stubblefield
— Technical Writer & Knowledge Management Professional

"Delivering the next generation of life-enhancing technology platforms, software solutions, and mobile-ready applications for technology pioneers, thought leaders, and market innovators in a robustly connected world."

Paul lives in Bonita Springs, Florida, USA. He is an aficionado of art, coffee, good-natured humor, lifelong learning, music, nature, pets, technology, world cultures, and his Zen Patio Garden project.

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