Let’s get started, shall we?
In this blog i will show you how to Migrate WordPress website using database export, import and WordPress folder
Existing WordPress website, now start migrate WordPress site to new domain
Let's Login to you cPanel by (example: www.yourdomain.com/cpanel )
Login using cPanel Credentials by using the URL www.yourdomain.com/cpanel or using port number www. yourdomain.com:2083 the port number is differ by in which the port the cpanel&whm installed in the hosting server.
Now go to you cPanel file manager find where the WordPress installed folder
in this website WordPress installed in –> public_html folder –> Compress the folder and download it
Now Download the Compressed WordPress installed folder.
Now Export WordPress Database
Go cPanel home and click the Phpmyadmin icon –> select WordPress Database –> Click Export –>select the file format you want to export, Now i am choosing SQL
Select file format and export the database
Now Go to new website cPanel where you want to migrate the WordPress Site.
Upload the WordPress file folder which is we downloaded from existing website
Go to file manager in cPanel –> open public_html folder –> Click Upload option in top left –> Select and upload compress WordPress .zip file which we download the existing website
Extract the WordPress file to public_html directory
import WordPress Database into Phpmyadmin
Go to –> New website cPanel home and click the phpmyadmin icon –> click the import tab and add existing WordPress website database ( which is we already downloaded ) —> click IMPORT
Edit wp-config.php file in Migrated WordPress
Update the database, username and password of new website and save the file
Go to your new website search the URL in browser https://yourdomain.com
its show that successfully Migrate to new domain name