This article shows how you can change the status of the website you want to build with Website Builder. The status allows you to take your published site online or offline as you require. This allows you turn your site on and off with out having to republish your site each time, meaning that you are not forced to publish if you are in the middle of making changes to your site.
Scroll down to the Create your website section and click on the Website Builder icon.
Click on the Login button next to the relevant package.
Click on the Manage button.
Click on the Site Status option from the left hand side of the window. Select from the drop down list the status to be online/offine and click the Save settings button.