Importing content from wordpress.com

Importing content from wordpress.com site is fairly straightforward.

  1. Login to you existing blog, e.g. http://mywebsite.wordpress.com/
  2. Go to the Tools section
  3. Go to the Export tab
  4. Click Export and save the downloadable file to your computer
  5. Login to your new blog via the http://blogname.blogs.ilrt.org/wp-login.php url
  6. Go to the Tools section
  7. Select Import
  8. Select WordPress from the blog types.
  9. Browse for the exported file and click upload file and import.
  10. Check the front page of the blog to see if it worked.