Introduced in 2013 and used by over 60 million websites, All-in-One WP Migration is verifiably one of WordPress’ most trusted and utilized plugins for moving websites with absolute ease.
Intently built with the non-technical user in mind, All-in-One WP Migration comes loaded with newbie-friendly functions that allow you to migrate your WordPress website with little to no technical knowledge or experience.
Active installs: 4+ million; 5,900 5-star ratings.
NOTE: On WordPress installs with 100MB limit file upload limits, the free version of All-in-One WP Migration fails. Duplicator, below, worked because it’s backup is uploaded via FTP instead of plugin-to-plugin like All-in-One WP Migration
With over 25 million downloads Duplicator successfully gives WordPress users the ability to migrate, copy, move or clone a site from one location to another and also serves as a simple backup utility. Duplicator handles serialized and base64 serialized replacements. Standard WordPress migration and WordPress backups are easily handled by this plugin as are zero downtime migrations.
Active installs: 1+ million; 3,000 5-star ratings.
NOTE: Duplicator backup is uploaded via FTP, bypassing the 100MB file upload limit from some web hosts.