Many of blogger first start his blogging career from google blogger platform. Google blogger is free for forever so that you can create any type of blog using google blogger. After getting the lots of traffic, they want how to switch from blogger to WordPress platform.
WordPress is the best platform for blogging and it is also SEO friendly and some awesome WordPress plugins. In today tutorial, I will explain how to switch from blogger to WordPress platform.
First you need to buy a domain for your blog from Bluehost OR Hostgator and then you must buy the WordPress hosting server from Bluehost or Siteground to host your domain to make it available for public.
Now login to your blogger blog to export your current blogger posts, comments, and labels. After login in your blogger site navigate to the Settings => Other and search the “Import & back up”. Click on the backup content button to back up your current page, post, comments, and label.
When you will click on the backup content button you will get the pop-up, click on the save to your computer button to save a backup file on your computer.
Now login in your WordPress to install a WordPress theme for your blog. I recommended using the premium WordPress themes for your blog. There are many theme developers and theme development companies are selling the best WordPress themes for blogging. Below are some sites from where you can buy a nice theme for your blog.
You can also use free WordPress theme for your blog from wordpress.org theme directory. After the purchased theme, install it on your WordPress blog. If you have just started with WordPress, then read:
Now time to import your blogger pages, posts, and comments in your WordPress blog. Navigate to the Tools => Import and click on the Blogger import option.
You can also import using a blogger importer WordPress plugin. If you have not installed blogger import plugin, then install Blogger Importer WordPress plugin to import posts, comments, and users from a blogger blog. After the installation of this plugin follows the plugin guideline to import.
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Prem Tiwari is the founder of FreeWebMentor.com and also a professional developer who has vast experience in PHP and open source technologies. Apart from this, he is a blogger by hobby and also he has been a regular speaker of WordPress sessions in various IT Companies. View all posts by Prem Tiwari
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