How do you change an existing website to a different template without loosing the Data?

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I have had a website with Homestead for the last 3 years, I want to change the template and give the site a new look. What is the best way to achieve this without loosing my data? 
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If you switch from Sitebuilder to Websitebuilder you won;t lose anything.  I just built a new one and thought I had to get everything off the old one before I launched the new one, but the old one is still there with everything in it.  
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If you change your template, you will lose your current content. You can rebuild your current site by changing the elements on your current site. Try adding a new page, delete the elements on that page. Change the page width, add the elements you're interest in changing by uploading replacement images. Add a new menu and organize it as you prefer. Once the page is complete, you can add it to your site and name it as a homepage, if you like, by naming the page index.html using the page settings menu.

Adding a new site using the new Websitebuilder is ideal. You will benefit by having a site that is mobile friendly and benefit from all the new features that are available. Once completed, you can dump your old site.
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@themieleman, I added a new site, but now I cannot get back into sitebuilder plus to edit my older site I want to keep, cupiderosbooks.com.
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You should be able to logon using your website manager.
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My website manager no longer shows sitebuilderplus.
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Do you have the service which allows you to add a second site?
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Yes, I have a multisite.  I talked with someone last Thursday and they told me how to make an additional site.  But they did not inform me (nice person by the way) i would not be able to see Sitebuilderplus after adding a new cloud site.
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I think you need to call for HELP.
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