24 to 72 hours can be necessary for the entire World Wide Web to recognize your new domain name and for its propagation to be completed. In the meantime, a temporary, numerical IP address is given to your account to allow you access.
Want to start uploading files to your site right away without waiting for propagation to complete? Check out instructions here:
You’ll also need the FTP login information that was sent to you in your HostPapa Welcome email.
Need FTP help? Here are some useful video tutorials on using FTP: /tutorials/tutorials-ftp.shtml