Really diggin’ ServMask’s All-in-One WP Migration WordPress plugin to move site from stage to live. And easy to Export/Import serialized data.
I usually move from a Stage site to a Live site. The following instructions are super-helpful.
Instructions c/o: WP Shout
- Open All-in-One WP Migration.
- Click the “Find <text> Replace with <another-text> in the database” accordion tab.
- Fill in the fields with URLs.
- Click the Add button, and fill out second set of fields with file paths.
Example URL changes:
Example full file path changes:
Replace with (SiteGround) PATH:
/home/customer/www/yourdomainname.com/public_html (Note: “customer” remains in the path; do NOT change)