delete privacy setting

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  • #1257349

    stephyteph
    Member

    hello wordpress team,

    a little favor, could you kindly remove my pricvacy setting so that anyone can follow/search me? I did try the one in the general setting but my friend still could not search me.

    I hope to recieve your reply.

    The blog I need help with is definitelystephy.wordpress.com.

    #1257559

    stephyteph
    Member

    also, is it possible to transfer my blogs from stephyteph.wordpress.com to definitelystephy.wordpress.com?

    #1257560

    How is your friend trying to search for you? If they are trying to search through a search engine like Google, it may take some time for them to crawl and cache your site, so that it shows up in search results.

    #1257561

    stephyteph
    Member

    they are actually searching through wordpress. but they could not search me, unless I will be the one to invite them first.

    #1257563

    Hmm. I’ll flag this so a Staff member can take a look at your account and see what’s up.

    #1257564

    stephyteph
    Member

    great! thank you.

    #1257565

    stephyteph
    Member

    can you also check my second question, is it possible?

    #1257567

    …stephyteph, your blog is currently available to anyone who wants to read it. Your blog is not private. If you want your friend to find you, give them the URL.

    If you own both URL’s, it is possible to move all of the contents from one blog to the other. Follow these instructions:

    1. Go to your dashboard
    2. Find ‘Tools’ in the sidebar
    3. Select ‘Export’
    4. Select: “Create an XML file…”
    5. Save your XML file to your computers hard drive.

    1. Go to the dashboard of the blog you want to move stuff to…
    2. Find ‘Tools’ in the sidebar
    3. Select ‘Import’
    4. Select: ‘Import posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories, and tags from a WordPress export file.’ (XML)
    5. Find and select the XML file you just downloaded to your hard drive.

    Now all the content from one blog, will be added to the other, without deleting anything.

    #1257568

    Oops, didn’t see that. To transfer your posts from one blog to another, follow the directions at: http://en.support.wordpress.com/moving-a-blog/#moving-between-wordpress-com-blogs

    #1257569

    Oops, @johnnytesting looks like we posted at the same time.

    If I understand correctly, I think the concern is that @stephyteph‘s friend isn’t seeing her blog in the search on wordpress.com.

    #1257572

    stephyteph
    Member

    awesome! really appreciate for the prompt reply.
    i’ll try this. thanks to the two of you – Andrew and Johnny! :))

    #1257574

    You’re welcome!

    #1257575

    stephyteph
    Member

    yes @andrewcpht. you’re right!

    #1257577

    stephyteph
    Member

    another thing, I am only using an ipad. is it possible to perform the transferring of blogs using only this?

    #1257578

    Not sure where on WordPress the friend would be searching, but on Google: stephyteph / definitelystephy / definitelystephy.wordpress.com they all come up fine.

    #1257579

    @johnnytesting thanks for pointing that out.

    @stephyteph It might be possible, but the WordPress.com interface isn’t really optimized for the iPad. Using a desktop or laptop computer would be better.

    #1257580

    stephyteph
    Member

    okay thanks. I’ll just ask again my friend about this.
    one last thing, I recieve a notification last week that I have a follower but I could not find her. can you check that?

    #1257584

    auxclass
    Member

    Don’t know about iPad but on your Stats page there is a section called “Totals, Followers & Shares” – one of the entries is Followers

    #1257586

    stephyteph
    Member

    yes, i saw that. but the one appeared on the email notification is not there. I know I need to approve that first but I don’t know how and where.

    #1257592

    auxclass
    Member

    You don’t “approve” followers – if you have the subscribe by email Widget all a person needs to do is click on it and confirm the subscription – you have nothing to do with subscribers

    You can set your blog to require comments to be approved if you want

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