en WordPress.com Forums › Support "Turning off" blog without deletion Author Posts December 4, 2012 at 12:18 am #1087535 rebeccawainrightMember I would like to essentially “turn off” my blog for the time being but I don’t want to delete it. Is there a way to make my blog and it’s pages not accessible until I decide to make it live again? The blog I need help with is rebeccawainright.wordpress.com. December 4, 2012 at 12:20 am #1087673 timethiefMember Hello there, You can do that. See here for Privacy settings > http://en.support.wordpress.com/settings/privacy-settings/ Note: Whatever Google has indexed will not be removed from their search page results until they flush their caches which is every 3 – 6 months. Author Posts The topic ‘"Turning off" blog without deletion’ is closed to new replies.