I currently have a news/magazine site on Wordpress and I thinking of moving to Ghost. I’ve read the migration post but what happens to comments and attachments that aren’t migrated?
Also how are page/post redirects handled?
I think the pro option is well priced considering what we pay for hosting right now.
Any comments/suggestions would be helpful.
You can check my experience and the issues I ran into with some solutions to some of your questions here:
I know that
https://help.ghost.org/article/21-migrating-from-wordpress-to-ghost is not up to date, but I think that a good Ghost adoption focused tool should make it easy for people to migrate a blog from WordPress to Ghost (so that document needs an update, as well as the WP plugin, I guess - tried it out and it still exports and imports content ok, but is missing some features).
I manually migrated a very small blog from WP to Ghost and I enjoyed the experience, but am considering m…
I have the same issue. It is not clear for me how comments are migrated to disqus as most of my commenters does not have disqus account and I can not push them to have it.
And the export plugin failed for my case, unfortunately.
Thanks. I’ve read a couple of your posts which have been helpful.
We have a big news site to move but we have 3 months so it’s not a big rush right now so will do some tests on a development site.
You have to first integrate Disqus on your WP site with this plugin (it can export your WP comments to Disqus):
Disqus Comment System – WordPress plugin | WordPress.org
Then you need to follow these steps to add Disqus comments to your Ghost blog:
August 2, 2018, 11:25am
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