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WordPress 3 Complete by April Hodge Silver

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Migrating or restoring a WordPress site

Sometimes you may find yourself in a situation where you need to move your WordPress website from one server to another or from one URL to another. Alternatively, if something gets fried on your server and is restored, you need to recreate your damaged WordPress site. Here you'll essentially need to do the same things as you would in a migration.

I highly recommend that you check out this page in the WordPress codex, which has detailed step-by-step instructions to migrate your WordPress website under a variety of different circumstances: http://codex.wordpress.org/Moving_WordPress.

This page will be kept up-to-date as time moves on. If you need to do a migration and don't have access to the codex right now, ...

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