Using One Paid License for Live / Production, Staging, Dev and Localhost Sites


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One paid license should keep your customers covered. Localhost, staging and development environments won’t get counted toward the license’s maximum allowed sites if its domain name is clearly a dev or staging site.

TLDs that are considered as dev or staging:


* (DesktopServer)






* (GoDaddy)

* (Cloudways)

* (WPSandbox)

* (tunneling)

Subdomains that are considered as dev or staging:






stagingN.* (SiteGround; N is an unsigned int)

* (WP Engine)

dev-* (Pantheon)

test-* (Pantheon)

staging-* (Kinsta)

staging-* (Kinsta)

*' (Pressable)

Additionally, if your domain is localhost (with any port), it will also be treated as a localhost domain.

If your customer want to utilize a license on a dev site that doesn’t fit the criteria listed above they can deactivate the license from within the Account page in their WP Admin dashboard, and then reuse the license.

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