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  1. Hi everyone! My blog is and I am interested in having it hosted by because I purchased a domain there. How can I "pick up and relocate" my blog and move it to my domain and still contribute to it and review my stats, etc.?

    Thank you to anyone who can assist.

    The blog I need help with is

  2. Both these Support docs will explain the process of moving your content to a self-hosted website.

    But I'm not certain that is what you intend. You can use your domain name purchased at GoDaddy with your site without going anywhere. You would need to purchase the annually renewable Domain Mapping Upgrade to connect the two.

  3. Hmm, JustJennifer I think you are correct. I do not think or rather I hope I do not have to necessarily move things b/c I like the blog features but I am intending to expand and offer FFFC apparel and from what I read on here I can't do that from the side of things. I would need to use the domain I purchased with godaddy for that correct?

  4. You cannot market anything you do not make yourself form your free hosted blog. Also note that E-commerce isn’t currently possible here at as our free hosted blogs cannot be equipped for ecommerce transactions at this time. If you require a site for reselling or retailing products you do not make yourself and e-commerce/shopping cart functionality, then there are no restrictions on e-commerce if you setup a self-hosted blog instead of a free hosted blog. See here to learn the differences:

  5. @dstprl- yes, that is correct. timethief has given you the specifics.

  6. Thanks everyone. So given we do have plans to ecommerce and shopping cart, I want to do that with my which I have already purchased vs. paying for self hosted blog. Thanks again.

  7. You're welcome and best wishes with your install.

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