Export or Migrate a Site
InstaWP sites can be exported to use in your local system or to a hosting provider.
Export to LocalWP
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:
Migrate to any Hosting Provider
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.
Target website on your hosting provider (as per the provided details), will be overwritten by the InstaWP site.