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How to Make a QUICK Transition (4 posts)

  1. CyberSavant
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm new to WordPress - I have to convert an 8-page site to a WP template ASAP. Any suggestions on a quick way to do this.

    I intend to digest the tutorials ASAP, but any suggestions on creative shortcuts would be greatly appreciated.

    For what its worth, you can go here to view the site I need to transition the WP environment.

    - http://www.WealthRebirth.com

    Thanks much.

  2. Daiv Mowbray
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    If you need it asap, I recommend that you hire a WP developer.
    Of course you can do it yourself, but as a newby, you will have a steeper learning curve.
    There are plugins to import content.
    And there maybe tools to pull your site into WordPress, non come to mind.

  3. pwright2
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    WordPress is great but if you are really in a hurry, maybe you should try SquareSpace. They have automated 'pull your old site into ours' scripts and you can try them for a week for free.

  4. Gabe Young
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Here's one quick approach if you're primary concern is content:
    1. Install WP on host
    2. Find basic template to use
    3. Create pages and paste content into pages

    That should get you up and running in a few short hours.

    Over time, add the missing components such as look and feel, imagery, and media. Relatively speaking, this does not seem like a very big job.

    Not sure an auto-conversion would work well on your site since there are lots of formatting, plugins, and media throughout.

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