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How do I switch from to a self-hosted installation?

  1. I started the blog a couple of months ago with a basic amount of knowledge, so I decided to use the .com account. After a month or so I switched domain names (just dropped the as I was getting more comfortable with everything. Now, I want to be able to have more control through a .org account. Is it possible to switch everything over or would I have to start all over?
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  2. You do not need to start over! We have some great instructions to walk you through the process at

    We have hosting recommendations at the following link if you are interested:

    We also offer a Guided Transfer upgrade - we'll move everything over for you and get you all setup with your self-hosted installation. For more details, please see

    You will need to change the nameservers for your domain so that they point to your new host. Please see for information on changing your nameservers.

    You can access your domain manager to change your nameservers at The domain manager is located at the bottom of the page.

    Let us know if you have any questions.

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