You can learn more about this session on the WPCampus 2017 website at https://2017.wpcampus.org/schedule/move-website-migrations-debunked/.
Migrations are a thing we have to do sometimes but dread doing. You ask yourself before, will it go okay? You think later, did I forget anything?
In this talk I’m going to give you some key insights into migrating information from WordPress.com to a WordPress.org self-hosted site. After we’ll discuss the details of migrating a production web site from one host to another. I’ll give you the tools to test the migration before completely flipping the switch. Lastly, we’ll talk about when you want to migrate content from a development copy of the site over to your production site.
What is WPCampus?
WPCampus 2017 was the second annual in-person conference for the WPCampus community, a gathering of web professionals, educators and people dedicated to the confluence of WordPress in higher education. The event took place July 14-15 on the campus of Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. Learn more about the event at https://2017.wpcampus.org.