How do i recover my old/closed blog address?

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    I recently opened a new blog, but it would not let me use my domain name. It is attached to the old/closed blog. How can I recover my old address name without an upgrade?

    The blog I need help with is


    You cannot undelete a blog. Deletion is permanent. However…

    I’ll tag this for staff attention so that they can move the domain name over to the new blog. They will need two things:

    1. What is the domain name you want moved.

    2. What is the URL of the blog you want it moved to?



    I don’t see any registered domains under your account.

    As mentioned above, if you’d please tell us exactly which domain you want to move to which blog, we should be able to help.


    This is the new blog address :

    (You will notice an extra “m” in the new address). I would like to change it to the correct name below.


    My domain name is :

    Thank you sooo much !


    Staff is already registered by a different user.



    If you are mapping a custom domain name the base WordPress.COM blog domain name does not matter as your visitors will not see the base blog name


    Hi Macmanx I replied to your email. Thank you for your help.


    Thank you Theacrdpath and Auxclass !


    Thesacredpath………..sorry for the mispelling. smile. Thank you again!



    imagemak, I haven’t sent an email. If you mean the notification of reply to this forum thread, that goes to a donotreply address. All received emails are tossed.

    If you’d like to reply, please do so here so we can help you.


    Hi macmanx. Sorry for the confusion. I didnt notice the return address. The other blog(old/closed) is under the name Ava Scearce( divorced). I own the domain name It can be verified at Go Daddy.


    Staff blogs are owned by the users who register them.

    You can map your existing domain to any blog following this guide:


    Can you tell me the owners name?


    Staff was registered in 2010 by myimagemaker with an email address.


    Okay, Thank you. Thats I will try to access it through my Aol account. Thanks for your help !



    You’re welcome!



    Macmanx This is Ava again. I did get into the old blog. Now what do i need to do?? transfer it ?? lol




    Thank you !



    You’re welcome!

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