How To Migrate Blog Post From WordPress to Blogger in bulk

Well, you are reading this means you are at perfect place to solve a common issue in blogging because you are not only going to learn how to transfer blog post from WordPress to blogger in bulk (including pages) but going to learn the precautions that should be taken as well. In order to Migrate from WordPress to blogger no technical skills are required. You just need to be informed enough about the process, precautions and limitations before posting the migrated WordPress blogs to blogger.

Well the entire process of  moving website content like pages & blog post from WordPress to blogger would take few minutes ( less then 5 minutes for a 50 blog post transfer). It is assumed that :-

1- You already own a WordPress website ( in .org or in .com does not matter as process is same for each one of them)

2. You have already made a blogger website. If not then it is advised to create one first.

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Migrate Blog Post From WordPress to Blogger

There are three simple steps involved in the process to transfer blogs from WordPress  to blogger

Step 1- Export the blog post from WordPress ( it would be exported in WXR file )
Step 2 –  Conversion from WXR file to blogger friendly  XML file

Step 3 – Importing XML file to blogger.

Hey don’t be in hurry man, don’t miss to read precautions or tips mentioned in the explanations of the above three steps.

Step 1 – Exporting from WordPress :- Follow the simple path Login > Tools > Export. Now choose the WordPress pages, blog post that is to be transferred. WordPress would give you option to export the blog post according to categories, tags etc.

It would be exported and saved in your PC in WXR file that would require conversion in blogger friendly XML file in order to migrate it to blogger.

Tips – If you are exporting in bulk (more then 100 blog post) then it is recommended to do it in pieces  (category wise). Because after step 3, it is recommended to audit each page at once to check the format of the blog post in blogger as the imported blog post may not be exactly in the same structure as per the WordPress blog. The spacing, links, space between paragraphs and image placement may change.
 

Step 2 – Conversion from WXR file to XML fileClick here to go to a tool that would convert  WordPress WXR file to blogger friendly XML file. Simple upload the exported WXR file and this tool would convert it in XML file and would save it to your PC. There are some other tools as well in the internet to do so. It is the simplest and quickest tool so far. it will not ask you to login.

 

Step 3 –  Import the XML file to blogger – Follow simple steps- login in blogger > Choose You Blog (if you have more then one ) > Setting > Others > Import Content
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then choose the XML file and publish it. Blogger would take a movement to publish the blogs.

Congratulation you have made it.

Important Notes -One of the major limitations of the migration from WordPress to blogger

1. The length of URL imported to blogger would not be more then 39 words. So if the length of the ULR of the WordPress blog were more then 39 words then blogger’s blog post will have only first 39 words.

2. You would not even be able to change or edit the URL

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