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Best way to transfer WP site to another server

Category: Wordpress

mj.ajimine84
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2016-03-07 12:53 pm EST

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I have a WP site that I have been working on in a development folder. Now I want to transfer it to another server within Inmotion. I have used a couple of methods, including FTP but no success. I get issues with the database when i change the URL to the new domain. The WP site loses many of it's widgets, icons and some other items. Any suggestions on how I can transfer a WP site exactly the way it is to another server? Thanks for the help.

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scott
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2016-03-07 1:15 pm EST
Hello Mj.Ajimine84

Thank you for your question on moving your WordPress site. We have some information that should help you with moving your site. This is a set of articles that describes the various steps involved. Give that a try and be sure to let us know of any additional questions you have along the way.

Kindest Regards,
Scott M

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