WP-Tonic: A WordPress Podcast For The General WordPress Community
About This Show
Jonathan Denwood & John Locke use their combined WordPress expertise to produce WP-Tonic twice a week. Jonathan brings his English humor and development experiences; John brings his experience helping real-world businesses and WordPress knowledge. We interview some of the top names in WordPress, business, and online marketing so you can learn from their wisdom. WP-Tonic is a WordPress business podcast that sits at the intersection of WordPress development, marketing, business, and strategy. If you like the show, don't forget to check out WP-Tonic.com, where we discuss all things WordPress, from beginner to advanced, and where you can get great bonus content twice a week. Get your spoonful of WordPress medicine here every week!
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157 Coordinating Complex Site Migrations
2 days ago
Our WordPress panel discusses the planning, coordination, and execution of a complex site migration from one hosting environment to another. We'll also cover what type of content planning you'll need to put together when moving from one platform to another (like from an external CMS to WordPress.) Our panel this week: Sallie Goetsch: https://www.wpfangirl.com/ Jackie D'Elia: https://jackiedelia.com/ Robert Abela: https://www.wpwhitesecurity.com/ Jonathan Denwood: https://www.wp-tonic.com/ John Locke: https://www.lockedowndesign.com/ Table of Contents for Episode 157 0:00 Podcast Intros 3:15 WordPress Story #1: Tom McFarlin to Launch Marketplace for Blogging Plugins, Finds New Maintainer for WordPress.org Plugins https://wptavern.com/tom-mcfarlin-to-launch-marketplace-for-blogging-plugins-finds-new-maintainer-for-wordpress-org-plugins 10:42 WordPress Story #2: What makes a great editor? https://make.wordpress.org/design/2017/01/11/what-makes-a-great-editor/ 27:39 WordPress Story #3: WordPress Hosting Review 2017: The Results https://wpshout.com/wordpress-hosting-review-2017-results/ 39:32 Main Topic: Coordinating Complex Site Migrations 39:42 Why would someone want to migrate their site to a new host or platform? 41:41 Some things that should be on your migration checklist. Some things to look out for when setting up your website. 47:16 Separation of DNS concerns, and a debate on A Records vs CNAME Records for DNS. 49:20 Moving email from CPanel or Plesk requires some planning. How do you move email archives from your hosting server to another service? 53:50 A great definition of site migration. 55:00 Sallie describes a complex migration, and how to migrate comments, and moving categories into different custom posts types (starting from just Posts). 58:43 Why
Rated 5 out of
Informative show about WordPress and business
I always learn something new from this show. I enjoy the round table shows, where they discuss topics around online marketing. I like the guests that are interviewed. They seem to be very thought provoking. Highly recommended!
Date published: 2016-10-16