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How to transfer your WordPress Site to our WordPress Hosting

Transferring your WordPress site from your old hosting to Crazy Domains's WordPress Hosting can be done in several ways. For a small to medium site, the easiest way to do so would be to take advantage of the automatic migration script that comes when you create a new account.

Here’s how to do it:

Step 1. Click Sign Up / Log In at the top of this page.
Step 2. Ensure that Account Manager is selected.
Step 3. Enter your username and password. Click Log In.
Step 4. Click on the Visit My Account button.
Step 5. Click on the Web Hosting button from the menu bar at the top of the page.
If you have already purchased a Wordpress Hosting with us, continue to Step 6.
Step 6. Purchase a Wordpress Hosting plan by following these steps:

  1. If you do not have any hosting product registered with us yet, click the Wordpress Logo to view all Wordpress Hosting plans.

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    If you already have an existing hosting with us, click Buy WordPress from the left-hand menu.

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  2. Select a plan and click Buy Now.
  3. Select a period for your plan, choose your location, and specify the domain name you wish to use for this hosting plan; then click Continue Order.
  4. Continue and complete the order for the product to be activated.
Step 7. Click on the Web Hosting button then click on the domain name that is registered to the WordPress Hosting you have with us.
Step 8. On the WordPress Hosting page, scroll down to find Transfer Existing Site tab. Click the [ v ] arrow located at the right side of the tab.
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Step 9. Enter the required information:
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Site URL Enter the domain name (without www.) of the site you wish to transfer.
SSH/ SFTP / FTP Choose between the three options
Host name or IP Enter your Hostname or your IP
Host Username Enter your Host Username
Host Password Enter your Host Password
WordPress Home Path Enter your home path
Step 10. Choose a Data Centre for transfer. Select the location that is closest to your customers.
Step 11. Once you’re all done, click Transfer now.

Congratulations! You just transferred your WordPress site to our WordPress Hosting.

Important Note: At this part, you have only transferred your WordPress files and databases to our WordPress hosting. Your domain still points to your old hosting account. You will need to update your domain and change your DNS nameservers to ensure that the users will be redirected to the new location of your WordPress site.

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