Get flash to fully experience Pearltrees
We recently rescued a complex and older weblog Uncoy.com from Typepad and moved it to WordPress with absolutely zero broken links or posts. Why do we write rescue ? First of all Typepad is a truly awful platform for anything but the most basic weblog.
Importing from Movable Type to WordPress
The Custom Field Template plugin adds the default custom fields on the Write Post/Page.
This plugin migrates posts, static pages and users from Joomla or Mambo to WordPress.
This plugin exports articles from a Joomla 1.5 database and imports them as posts into WordPress.
A script that allows users to import their Joomla content to Wordpress.
May 05 2009
May 20, 2009 by Kevin Leary
One of the most popular articles here at Perishable Press is my January 2005 post, Stupid htaccess Tricks .
Put your spam fighting on auto-pilot Set it and forget it: Akismet is getting smarter while you sleep.
WordPress 3.5.1 Maintenance and Security Release
I had over 1,000 posts in Movable Type that were archived individually, by month and by category. When I switched to WordPress I changed the format of the permanent links to include the date and title instead of the non-portable post ID (which, by the way, MT does not include when you export your blog so your permanent links won’t work if you export and import your blog through MT either). I was concerned that I wouldn’t be able to get those old URLs to forward to WordPress but in the end it wasn’t all that difficult.