Migrate WordPress to cPanel in easiest way
By Athul Sudarshan on August 14th, 2020
Very first question sparks your mind post ordering a Shared Web-hosting plan might be – How to migrate your WordPress website from old web-hosting provider to Interserver.
What if we told you that there is a single button click WordPress data migration option available for a Shared hosting cPanel users. Isn’t it something interesting! Yes it is.
This awesome option is available through Softaculous app installer tool we offer under Shared Linux Hosting plans. Here are few steps you shall follow to import WordPress data from an active control panel which supports FTP.
- Login to cPanel: (If you do not remember cPanel login details, feel free to reach our support)
- Select WordPress from Softaculous App Installer
- Click on Import button you see post loading WordPress Installation page from Softaculous
Fill in the requested details of your previous hosting provider and select the correct domain name under Destination >> Choose Domain
Click on Import and wait for the import to be completed.
This is one of the safest way to migrate in a complete WordPress installation to InterServer shared hosting cPanel servers.
Still have any questions related to WordPress import/Migration using Softaculous? Feel free to contact our support and our representative will be right here to assist you.
Hi, simple enough!
Sadly it only seems to work for small sites.
cPanel has script for backup and restoring. If root access, it will work for large account as well.