Temporarily turn off security, maintenance and coming soon plugins

We recommend that you deactivate security, maintenance and coming soon plugins until the theme install and setup phase is complete.

Reference " Required and recommended plugins" at the bottom of this article for an up-to-date list.

Here are a list of common security, maintenance and coming soon plugins: 


  • iThemes Security
  • Sucuri Security
  • WordFence
  • All in One WordPress Security and Firewall
  • Defender
  • VaultPress

Coming soon and maintenance


  1. Yes - Awesome! Keep the plugin deactivated until you have successfully installed and setup your site.
  2. No - Okay, let's try "Boost your server settings" at the bottom of this article