Changes on the LB platform NetEarth One

LogicBoxes: Website Builder and Custom Hosting Plans Launch


Dear Reseller,

This mail contains important information on the various changes and launches taking place this week. Please give it a good read and pass on this information to your Customers and Resellers.

To be launched next week:

Plesk for Windows Hosting – 14th September, 2010
New Website Builder – 17th September, 2010
Custom Plans – 17th September, 2010

Plesk for Windows Hosting – 14th September, 2010

All new Windows Web Hosting will come with Plesk Control Panel from the 14th of September,  2010.

Activation and Important Details:

  • Plesk will be activated by default for all Resellers who have signed up for Web Hosting
  • If you would like to sign up for Web Hosting, you will need to login to your Control Panel and go to Settings >> Manage Products and Pricing 

Impact on existing orders:

There will be no impact on existing orders as part of this launch. All existing packages will continue to use the existing Control Panel.

Managing Plesk Hosting Packages:

You will be able to access and manage Plesk Hosting packages using the following methods:

  • The Manage Web Hosting button in the Order Details View in the Control Panel. The Customer will be automatically logged in, in this scenario
  • Domain_Name/8880 – Your Customer will have to enter their main FTP username and password to login. These details will be sent to the Customer as part of the order confirmation mail.
  • Domain_Name_IP_Address/8880 – The login details here are the same as above

New Website Builder – 17th September, 2010

LB will be deprecating the current Website Builder and replacing it with a brand new Website Builder with added features and functionalities.

Impact on existing orders:

  • All existing packages will be marked as deleted in the system on the 17th of September, 2010
  • Your Customers will need to login to a separate interface to manage their existing Website Builder packages
  • There are new logins required for this interface and we will provide you with a white-labeled web page that your Customers can use to generate their new logins
  • All packages expiring after the 17th of September, 2010 will be auto-renewed to the 31st of December, 2011 for no extra cost

Impact on the API:

  • The current Website Builder API will be deprecated
  • We will provide the details of the API for the new Website Builder soon

Custom Plans – 17th September, 2010

We will introduce Custom Plans for Web Hosting, Email Hosting and Website Builder Packages on the 17th of September, 2010. 

Important: We have explained the impact and changes to our Products in a document attached here:

PDF Document

You can also download an editable version from here, and forward the document to your Resellers and Customers.

We strongly suggest that you go through this document in detail so that you can understand the new Product offering better.