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Moving blog followers from to self hosted blog

  1. ialwayspickthethimble


    Can you tell me how I can move my followers from my old blog (, which was been redirected to on WordPress) to my new self-hosted blog ( on BlueHost? I am still using WordPress and have Jetpack installed.

    Many thanks.

    The blog I need help with is

  2. Hi there,
    Staff can do this for you. I tagged this thread for their assistance. Please subscribe to it so you are notified when they respond.

  3. I can help you with that.

    I am seeing your Jetpack connected site as being and not Can you disconnect and reconnect to your permanent URL?

  4. ialwayspickthethimble

    Hi - My computer consultant is asking if you can please clarify "disconnect and reconnect to your permanent URL". Do you mean to change the URL to point to”


  5. Jetpack is showing as being connected to and not to If you want your followers to be moved to, that is what jetpack needs to be connected to.

  6. ialwayspickthethimble

    Hi - I think we may have it set up correctly now. Could we tray again?


  7. Hi there,

    I checked your site and it looks good, so there's just one last step before we can transfer your followers. Can you please go to the Jetpack section in your dashboard and disconnect it from, and then reconnect it to

    That will reset it in our system so we can transfer your followers to the right site. :) Please let me know if you have any questions about that.

  8. ialwayspickthethimble

    Hi - The Jetpack section has been reset. Anything else I need to do?


  9. Hi there,

    Nope, nothing else you need to do. :) I transferred your followers to, as requested. You're all set!

    Your email followers will continue to receive email updates, and your followers will continue to see your new posts in the Reader. If your followers would like to receive email updates, as well, they can subscribe via email on your new blog.

    Please let me know if you have any questions about that!

  10. ialwayspickthethimble

    Thank you so much!

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