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FG Joomla to WordPress

A plugin to migrate categories, posts, tags, images and other medias from Joomla to WordPress

This plugin migrates sections, categories, posts, images, medias and tags from Joomla to WordPress.

It has been tested with Joomla versions 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 2.5, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3 and WordPress 3.9 on huge databases (72 000+ posts). It is compatible with multisite installations.

Major features include:

  • migrates Joomla sections as categories
  • migrates categories as sub-categories
  • migrates Joomla posts (published, unpublished and archived)
  • migrates Joomla web links
  • uploads all the posts media in WP uploads directories (as an option)
  • uploads external media (as an option)
  • modifies the post content to keep the media links
  • resizes images according to the sizes defined in WP
  • defines the featured image to be the first post image
  • keeps the alt image attribute
  • keeps the image caption
  • modifies the internal links
  • migrates meta keywords as tags
  • migrates page breaks
  • can import Joomla articles as posts or pages

No need to subscribe to an external web site.

Premium version

The Premium version includes these extra features:

  • migrates authors and other users with their passwords
  • migrates the navigation menus
  • SEO: migrates the meta description and the meta keywords
  • SEO: keeps the Joomla articles IDs or redirects Joomla URLs to the new WordPress URLs
  • compatible with Joomla 1.0 and Mambo 4.5 and 4.6 (process {mosimages} and {mospagebreak})
  • migrates Joomla 1.0 static articles as pages
  • migrates Joomla 2.5+ featured images
  • migrates Joomla 3.1+ tags

The Premium version can be purchased on: http://www.fredericgilles.net/fg-joomla-to-wordpress/

Add-ons

The Premium version allows the use of add-ons that enhance functionality:

  • K2
  • EasyBlog
  • Flexicontent
  • Zoo
  • Kunena forum
  • sh404sef
  • JoomSEF
  • OpenSEF
  • WP-PostViews (keep Joomla hits)
  • JComments
  • JomComment
  • Joomlatags
  • Attachments
  • Rokbox
  • JoomGallery
  • Phocagallery
  • Joom!Fish translations to WPML
  • JEvents events
  • Contact Directory
  • Docman

These modules can be purchased on: http://www.fredericgilles.net/fg-joomla-to-wordpress/

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: WP 3.9.1
Last Updated: 2014-7-19
Downloads: 87,328

Ratings

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Support

8 of 11 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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