Wondering how to create a coming soon landing page in Wix? In this coming soon page tutorial, you’ll learn how to make an under construction page on Wix while you build your Wix website behind-the-scenes.
By the end of this video, you’ll know exactly how to create a landing page in Wix specific for a website that is coming soon and how to place your Wix website in under construction mode. If you're excited about this video, make sure you like this video, subscribe for easy tutorials on how to stand out online, and hit the bell to be notified every time I post a new video, and with that said let's jump right in.
First off, if you don't have a Wix account yet, just click on the link in the description box below to sign up for free. There are two ways that you can create a Wix coming soon landing page: you can create a stand-alone coming soon landing page using one of Wix's coming soon templates or you can create a coming soon page as a page on your website.
Since you're unable to change your website's template in Wix after you've selected one to design your website, I'd recommend choosing a Wix website template that you enjoy for your website at large, and then create a coming soon landing page as a new page on that website template.
If you need help getting started with Wix to create your own website, make sure to watch my video on 'how to create a website in Wix'. I'll leave the link to it in the description box below.
To create a coming soon or under construction page in Wix, log in to your Wix account, and click on the pencil icon above the website you want to add a coming soon landing page to access your Wix editor. In the Wix editor, click on the pages dropdown menu on the top, left-hand side and then on 'manage pages' at the bottom.
Click on '+ add page' and either select one of Wix's page templates, or click on the '+ blank page' button on the very top, left-hand side, which is what I'm going to do. Name the page you just created, such as 'under construction page' and then click on 'done'.
Since we want only this coming soon landing page to be apparent when someone visits your website, even if you're building your actual website using this same Wix template behind-the-scenes, we need to make three edits for that to be possible.
As such, click on the three three little dots next to the under construction page you just created, and then on 'settings'. Under the 'page info' tab, remove this coming soon landing page from the menu, since you'll only need a menu on y