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  1. Hi,

    I have successfully mapped my domain to the bluehost dns and even installed wordpress on the domain. However now how do I transfer all my posts from the wordpress blog to bluehost?

    How to transfer all my files and database to wordpress using the ftp client?

  2. You're in the wrong forum and need to be over at Our software here at works somewhat differently and we won't be able to help you.

  3. Hi raincoaster,

    My blog was originally hosted at I went to the hosting referral sites provided by wordpress and signed up with bluehost..Will support me?

  4. That's where the software you will be using comes from. As rain said, the software here is different and few if any know anything about it.

    Go to

  5. Hmm..

    This is so very confusing..Can i take a back up of my posts, comments and database that is kept on using

    can i log in using the same user name password in

    thanks for the help...

  6. Yes to the first question; find out how by searching the forum for "export"
    As for the second, who knows? Try it.

  7. ok thanks for the help..appreciate it..

  8. Go to your blog Admin => Manage => Export and export the file and save it to your computer. Then login to your Bluehost wordpress install Admin => Manage => Import and select the file you have downloaded from and follow the prompts. Once you have the export file, you can get more information over at It is pretty straightforward to get the content in through that import process.


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