There are times where you might need to migrate WordPress website from one domain to another or one server to another. Doing it manually, takes a lot of time and it’s quite a hectic process. Today, we’ll share step by step comprehensive guideline on how to migrate WordPress website from one domain to another. Let’s get started.
Plugin required: Migrate Guru
Step 1: Install WordPress
First, install WordPress on the domain where you would like to migrate the site. Click here if you would like to know more about the WordPress installation.
Note: Majority of the hosting provider will have one click installation. The process is almost similar to the one you’ll find in the link above. Let us know in the comment section, if you encounter any issues.
Step 2: Install plugin Migrate Guru
Now, login to wp-admin of the site which you would like to migrate. Go to plugins and install and activate Migrate Guru plugin.
Step 3: Migrate WordPress website
Click on Migrate Guru from the left hand side menu.
Enter your email, agree to the BlogVault terms & conditions and click on Migrate Site button.
It’ll prompt the hosting provider list. Choose the one you are migrating to (not the one where you are at the moment). If the list doesn’t contain your host provider select either cPanel or FTP according to your choice.