Old version of website being discovered without ever being published

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Can anyone tell me why it is I would be seeing an old version of my first website template live on the web when my site has never been published? I am yet to launch my website however people are searching for my site and finding an old template that I begin building my site with but did not publish. Is there any way I can remove this without losing my current unpublished site?

Here is the link being discovered through searches:

Thanks in advance!
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Pauline Moore

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Posted 8 years ago

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Hello Pauline

When I navigate to your URL pkmcreations.com, I'm not seeing a previous version of your website, but our placeholder page:

This page displays by default if you bought a domain from us, but haven't published your website to it.

If you never published your website, your site cannot be shown on the internet. If you want to publish your current website as you can see it in your Sitebuilder, you will be able to do so, and you will not lose any content.
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Pauline Moore

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Hi Stefan

Thanks very much for your reply. It seems things have sorted themselves out...I'm also seeing the placeholder page now when I search for my site. I wish I had taken a screen shot previously and posted it so you could see what I meant. At first I figured I was accessing a cached copy of it however other people were telling me they were seeing the same thing as I was.

All is good now! I hope to have my website finished and published very soon!

Thanks again for taking a look at this for me.

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We're so glad to hear all is well now!