Step by step guide for import and export content in word press


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Step by step guide for import and export content in word press

  1. 1. Step by Step Guide to Import and Export Content in WordPress Specialized WordPress Website Development Company
  2. 2. In this presentation we will see How to Import and Export Content in Your Wordpress site. if you want to import content from one source to Wordpress then you require a Wordpress importer plugin and suppose if you want to export content, for that you need to export it as .XML file. This import and export functionality is available in Wordpress by default and you can get access to this from Wordpress admin panel itself. All the content we published on Wordpress is stored in the form of tables in database. It is not always necessary that you import and export database tables for fast transfer of posts and pages from one Wordpress to another, instead you can simply use Wordpress build in Import and Export option.
  3. 3. How to Import Content from a WordPress Site Step 1: Login to WordPress Dashboard.
  4. 4. Step 2: Navigate to Tools --> Import Menu. Here you can select the type of content you want to Import, so far we are importing content from Wordpress site so you should select Wordpress from the list.
  5. 5. Step 3: If this is the first time you are importing content, you will need to install the importer at this time. Click on ‘WordPress’ and you will automatically get redirected to “WordPress Importer” plugin. Install and activate it.
  6. 6. Step 4: Once you installed the plugin, the page will be automatically refreshed and then you can see the import option. Browse and select the .XML file, import it by click on the below button ‘Upoad file and import’.
  7. 7. Once you are done with this these steps refresh your WordPress dashboard and you can see all imported posts, pages etc. Now, lets see the export process.
  8. 8. How to Export Content in WordPress Site Step 1: Login to WordPress Dashboard.
  9. 9. Step 2: Expand the Tools menu then, 1) Click on Export menu link and 2) Click on Export from available two options such as Export and Guided Transfer.
  10. 10. Step 3: Select the content that you would like to export and click Download Export File.
  11. 11. And, here you are done with How to Import and Export Content in Wordpress. Get in touch with us for any of your Wordpress related queries or if you are looking for professional Wordpress Development Company, please drop an email at