If you are using LocalWP, exporting a site is as simple as a click. Open the Site dropdown and click on Export -> LocalWP.
You will recieve an email after few minutes (depending on the size of your website) with a link to download the zip file.
You can then drag and drop this zip to LocalWP interface, something like this:
To migrate to any hosting provider of your choice, open the site dropdown and click Migrate.
This will open up a list of hosting providers you can migrate to. Select a hosting provider and enter details.
Make sure your target website is already created with a default WordPress installation, then enter the details of your target website. For example:
- Site URL - URL of the website you have already created on the target host.
- SFTP Host - Domain or IP address of the Server.
- SFTP Username - Username of the target SFTP.
- SFTP Password - Password of the target SFTP.
Then click on Migrate and wait for the process to complete.
:::warning Be careful
Target website on your hosting provider (as per the provided details), will be overwritten by the InstaWP site.
Updated about 2 months ago