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Migrating to Drupal 7 by Trevor James

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Preface

Both new and seasoned users of the Drupal content management framework want to migrate content from other websites and sources into the Drupal system. You may have a website built in a different codebase and database system that you want to move into Drupal. As long as that system allows for exporting of data into CSV, RSS and/or XML, you can get this content imported to Drupal easily. With Drupal you can easily import this data into its MySQL-driven database and PHP-driven structure, simply by configuring powerful modules and running an import, all from the Drupal interface. You can set up a website using Drupal, literally in hours, that contains the exact same content as your older legacy site just by using these migration and import ...

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