Migrate one Wordpress website to another

15. Juni 2022Wordpress


There are 2 wordpress installations. Once the old, from which the data should be transferred, and a new empty Wordpress installation.

Make sure that the access rights and the owners are correct. 

Folders should always have a permission of 755. Files from 644. (Commands below: find all directories (d) / files (f) from here and execute a chmod 755 / 644 on them).

find . -type d -exec chmod 755 {} \;

find . -type f -exec chmod 644 {} \;

Step 1: Install All-in-one WP Migration

Make sure you install and activate the right plugin on both Wordpress sites.

Step 2: Export the data from the old Wordpress

Step 3: Import the Data into the new Wordpress


You have successfully migrated a wordpress site to another site